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The Resource Leaves of grass and selected poems and prose, Walt Whitman ; [editor Peter Coviello]

Leaves of grass and selected poems and prose, Walt Whitman ; [editor Peter Coviello]

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Leaves of grass and selected poems and prose
Title
Leaves of grass and selected poems and prose
Statement of responsibility
Walt Whitman ; [editor Peter Coviello]
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This volume reprints the whole of the initial, 1855 version of Leaves of grass (with titles and section numbers, as they would appear in later editions, supplied in brackets). Added, too, are a handful of poems from across the length of Whitman's career--these taken from the 1891-92 "Deathbed edition," though arranged chronologically--and selected prose pieces"--Page xiii
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1819-1892
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Whitman, Walt
Dewey number
811/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3204
LC item number
.C68 2014
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1819-1892
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coviello, Peter
  • Whitman, Walt
Series statement
Penguin drop caps
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American poetry
Label
Leaves of grass and selected poems and prose, Walt Whitman ; [editor Peter Coviello]
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"This edition was prepared with the editorial guidance of Peter Coviello ..."--Page xiii
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Poems from leaves of grass. 1855. Song of myself ; A song for occupations ; To think of time ; The sleepers ; I sing the body electric ; Faces ; Song of the answerer ; Europe: the 72d and 73d years of these states ; A Boston ballad ; There was a child went forth ; Who learns my lesson complete? ; Great are the myths -- 1856. Crossing Brooklyn Ferry ; Spontaneous me -- 1860. From pent-up aching rivers ; Calamus ; To a common prostitute ; Mannahatta -- 1865-66. Drum-taps [1865] and sequel to drum-taps [1865-66] -- 1867. Small the theme of my chant ; A noiseless patient spider --1888. As I sit writing here -- 1891. Good-bye my fancy! -- Prose. Preface to Leaves of Grass [1855] ; From Specimen Days ; From Memoranda During the War
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xiii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780143107439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn852238301
  • (OCoLC)852238301
Label
Leaves of grass and selected poems and prose, Walt Whitman ; [editor Peter Coviello]
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This edition was prepared with the editorial guidance of Peter Coviello ..."--Page xiii
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Poems from leaves of grass. 1855. Song of myself ; A song for occupations ; To think of time ; The sleepers ; I sing the body electric ; Faces ; Song of the answerer ; Europe: the 72d and 73d years of these states ; A Boston ballad ; There was a child went forth ; Who learns my lesson complete? ; Great are the myths -- 1856. Crossing Brooklyn Ferry ; Spontaneous me -- 1860. From pent-up aching rivers ; Calamus ; To a common prostitute ; Mannahatta -- 1865-66. Drum-taps [1865] and sequel to drum-taps [1865-66] -- 1867. Small the theme of my chant ; A noiseless patient spider --1888. As I sit writing here -- 1891. Good-bye my fancy! -- Prose. Preface to Leaves of Grass [1855] ; From Specimen Days ; From Memoranda During the War
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xiii, 269 pages
Isbn
9780143107439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn852238301
  • (OCoLC)852238301

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