Specimen Days

Specimen Days

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by Walt Whitman
     
 

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Whitman's work breaks the boundaries of poetic form and is generally prose-like. He also used unusual images and symbols in his poetry, including rotting leaves, tufts of straw, and debris. He also openly wrote about death and sexuality, including prostitution. He is often labeled as the father of free verse.  See more details below

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Whitman's work breaks the boundaries of poetic form and is generally prose-like. He also used unusual images and symbols in his poetry, including rotting leaves, tufts of straw, and debris. He also openly wrote about death and sexuality, including prostitution. He is often labeled as the father of free verse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011911989
Publisher:
Baxter St.
Publication date:
10/16/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
641 KB

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Specimen Days (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading) 3.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
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Preview only includes intro and table of contents. Formatting of poetry is important, so if no poems are included in the preview, I'm not buying.