Memories of President Lincoln and Other Lyrics of the War

By: Whitman, Walt

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Second edition. One of 950 copies printed on Van Gelder handmade paper. Front joint starting. 1912 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 42 pp. Contains the four poems that became Memories of President Lincoln when they were reprinted together in the 1881 edition of Leaves of Grass. O Captain! My Captain! was published seven months after Lincoln's assassination and was Whitman's tribute to the president he greatly admired. This collection also includes seven additional poems inspired by the American Civil War and variously reprinted from Drum-Taps and Leaves of Grass, as well as Beat! Beat! Drums!, which was published at the beginning of the war and was a rally cry for the Union army.

Title: Memories of President Lincoln and Other Lyrics of the War

Author: Whitman, Walt

Categories: Poetry, American Civil War, 19th Century, American Presidents, Military,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Thomas B. Mosher: 1912

Binding: Small Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2294759

Keywords: AMERICAN PRESIDENTS BIOGRAPHY ABRAHAM LINCOLN CIVIL WAR MILITARY POLITICAL AMERICAN HISTORY POETRY POEMS WALT WHITMAN,