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Reminiscences of Walt Whitman

with extracts from his letters and remarks on his writings.

by Kennedy, William Sloane

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Haskell House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892.,
  • Poets, American -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1896 ed.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3231 .K4 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 190 p.
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5285302M
    ISBN 100838316050
    LC Control Number72004113

    Reading Walt. By his own recollection, Stoker’s first encounter with Walt Whitman was in a book review. The October edition of the Temple Bar: A London Magazine for Town and Country Readers featured a blistering appraisal of Poems by Walt Whitman. The reviewer took issue with Whitman constantly inserting himself into his work. Buy a cheap copy of Now the Drum of War: Walt Whitman and book by Robert Roper. The Civil War is seen anew, and a great American family brought to life, in Robert Roper’s brilliant evocation of the Family erum-c.com Whitman’s work as a nurse Free shipping over $Cited by: 5.

    Jun 18,  · Compiled when the great poet was 70 years old, November Boughs offers verse and prose reminiscences of a singular American life. Walt Whitman's reflections begin with the essay "A Backward Glance O'er Travel'd Roads," in which he discusses the genesis of his most famous and controversial book, Leaves of Grass.A selection of poetry titled "Sands at Seventy" is followed by a . Mar 10,  · Walt Whitman is widely regarded as one of the greats of American literature, despite causing great controversy in his own era, due to the apparent 'obscenity' of his works in particular for his poetic masterpiece Leaves of Grass. This huge collection contains ALL of Walt Whitman's works both poetry and prose.5/5.

    The Paperback of the Poems By Walt Whitman by Walt Whitman at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Whitman's prose is no less extraordinary. Specimen Days and Collect () includes reminiscences of nineteenth-century New York City that will fascinate readers in the twenty-first, notes on the Civil War, especially his service in /5(2). During the Civil War, Walt Whitman worked as a reporter and aided the wounded in local hospitals. Whitman struggled financial for many years, but with the successful publication of the edition of Leaves of Grass he finally began to earn enough money to purchase a house and live comfortably through his final years. Poems by Walt Whitman.


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Sep 07,  · "Reminiscences of Walt Whitman," by John Townsend Trowbridge For more information, visit The Walt Whitman Archive.) Old Walt.

Old Walt Whitman Went finding and seeking, Finding less than sought Seeking more than found, Every detail minding Of the seeking or the finding. Upon having received a copy of Whitman's book, Emerson responded. Walt Whitman is two hundred years old in —and the bicentennial of democracy’s bard falls in the shadow of a demagogic presidency.

John Marsh, in his book In Walt We Trust: How a Queer Socialist Poet Can Save America from Itself, has this to say about the poet and democracy. For Whitman, democracy is a way of being; in particular, it is a way of being with others it has much more.

Collect,” a book of reminiscences by the poet published in Whitman spent the last years of his life in Camden, New Jersey. He died there in March of For more information contact the Walt Whitman Birthplace Association Old Walt Whitman Road, West.

This Library of America edition is the most comprehensive volume of the work of Walt Whitman ever published. It includes his poetry and what he considered his complete prose.

It is also the only collection that includes, in exactly the form in which it appeared inthe first edition of Leaves of Grass.

This was the book, a commercial failure, which prompted Emerson’s famous message to. That Walt Whitman, of whom I wrote to you, is the most interesting fact to me at present. I have just read his second edition (which he gave me), and it has done me more good than any reading for a long time.

Perhaps I remember best the poem of Walt Whitman, an American, and the Sun-Down Poem. Poet at Work: Recovered Notebooks from the Thomas Biggs Harned Walt Whitman Collection, by Walt Whitman (page images with commentary at LOC) The Walt Whitman Archive, by Walt Whitman, ed.

by Ed Folsom and Kenneth M. Price (HTML at erum-c.com) Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms. Filed under: Whitman, Walt, Infour years after the death of Whitman, Kennedy published his Reminiscences of Walt Whitman, with Extracts from His Letters and Remarks on His Writings.

He continued his work with Walt Whitman’s Diary in Canada inbut his monumental accomplishment was The Fight of a Book for the World: A Companion Volume to Leaves of Grass in.

philadelphia: rees welch & co., a wonderful copy of the first edition of this great classic prose work by walt whitman, america's great poet, this fascinating copy with laid in autograph signature of walt whitman and extensive notations attesting to its fine provenance. the book is replete with marginalia and contemporary written markings and connections to the poet.

*Prices in US$ apply to orders placed in the Americas only. Prices in GBP apply to orders placed in Great Britain only. Prices in € represent the retail prices valid in Germany (unless otherwise indicated). Sep 29,  · Walt Whitman circawhen he was a fixture in opera houses and on the brink of publishing the first edition of “Leaves of Grass.” Credit via, Library of CongressAuthor: Joshua Barone.

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ISBN ().The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Walt Whitman (Whitman, Walt, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Whitman, Walt,contrib.: Abraham Lincoln, (in Italian; Rome: United States Information Service, ), trans.

by Mario Picchi and Franco Simongini, also contrib. by Robert L. Kincaid, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Earl Schenck.Walt Whitman Contains the first and "deathbed" editions of "Leaves of Grass," and virtually all of Whitman's prose, with reminiscences of nineteenth-century New York City, notes on the Civil War, especially his service in Washington hospitals and glimpses of President Lincoln, and attacks on the misuses of national wealth after the war.