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Civil War Poetry and Prose (Dover Thrift Editions, Unabridged)

By: Whitman, Walt

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dover Publications, Inc.: 1995

Seller ID: 2207232

Condition: Very Good


Ink note to title page, pages faintly toned. 1995 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 90 pp. Walt Whitman experienced the agonies of the Civil War firsthand, working, in his forties, as a dedicated volunteer throughout the conflict in Washington's overcrowded, understaffed military hospitals. This superb selection of his poems, letters, and prose from the war years, filled with the sights and sounds of war and its ugly aftermath, express a vast and powerful range of emotions.Among the poems include here, first published in Drum-Taps (1865) and Sequel to Drum-T... View more info

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Specimen Days & Collect

By: Whitman, Walt

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Dover: 1995

Seller ID: 2196520

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 1995 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Published in 1882, Whitman's uniquely revealing impressions of the people, places, and events of his time, principally the Civil War era and its aftermath, offer a rare excursion into the mind and heart of one of America's greatest poets. His intimate observations and reflections have profoundly deepened understanding of 19th-century American life. View more info

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Leaves of Grass

By: Whitman, Walt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aventine Press: 1931

Seller ID: 2288493

Condition: Good


No jacket. Two-inch tear along spine and front board hinge, spine and front board lightly toned, board edges lightly rubbed, ink name on front endpaper, newspaper clipping laid in. 1931 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 580 pp. Deckled edge. Including Sands at Seventy, First Annex, Good-By My Fancy, Second Annex, A Backward Glance O'er Travel'd Roads, and a Portrait from Life. Leaves of Grass is a poetry collection by the American poet Walt Whitman (1819–1892). Although the first edition was published in 1855, Whitman spent most of his professional life writing and re... View more info

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Leaves of Grass: Comprising All the Poems Written by Walt Whitman, Following the Arrangement of the Edition of 1891-'2 [Deathbed Edition] (Modern Library Giant G50)

By: Whitman, Walt

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1950

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2292786

Condition: Very Good


1940-1975 printing. Jacket price clipped, jacket edges rubbed. 1950 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. [xii], 423, [13] pp. 8vo. Illustrated with woodcuts by Valenti Angelo. Leaves of Grass: Comprising all the poems written by Walt Whitman following the arrangement of the edition of 1891-'92. Walter Walt Whitman (May 31, 1819 – March 26, 1892) was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works. Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American ... View more info

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Memories of President Lincoln and Other Lyrics of the War

By: Whitman, Walt

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Thomas B. Mosher: 1912

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2294759

Condition: Very Good


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 Gr... View more info

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Leaves of Grass (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Whitman, Walt

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1977

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2294869

Condition: Near Fine


A few minor scuffs, blank publisher's bookplate laid in. 1977 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xli, [3], 527, [7] pp. 8vo. Dark green full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Includes introduction to the original 1855 edition. Illustrated with woodcuts by Rockwell Kent. When Walt Whitman self-published Leaves of Grass in 1855, he rocked the literary world and forever changed the course of poetry. In subsequent editions, Whitman continued to revise and expand his poems. View more info

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Leaves of Grass

By: Whitman, Walt; Morley, Christopher

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc.: 1940

Seller ID: 2272113

Condition: Very Good


Lacks slipcase. Edges faded, ink pictographic stamp on front endpaper. 1940 Large Hardcover. xiii, 316 pp. Original green boards designed to emulate grass, paper spine label, issued in green slipcase with paper label. Beautiful color and black & white illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel created specially for this edition. Introduction by Christopher Morley. From colophon: 'This edition of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass was planned by Richard Ellis and produced under his direction. The illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel were reproduced in Similetone and Instaprint by the Zeese-Wilkinson Company of L... View more info

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Leaves of Grass

By: Whitman, Walt; Morley, Christopher

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc.: 1940

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274565

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase. Spine faded (as usual), slipcase edges darkened, minor wear to slipcase corners. 1940 Hard Cover. xiii, 316 pp. Original green boards designed to emulate grass, paper spine label, issued in green slipcase with paper label. Beautiful color and black & white illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel created specially for this edition. Introduction by Christopher Morley. From colophon: 'This edition of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass was planned by Richard Ellis and produced under his direction. The illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel were reproduced in Similetone and Instaprint... View more info

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Leaves of Grass

By: Whitman, Walt; Morley, Christopher

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc.: 1940

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2277144

Condition: Very Good


Lacks slipcase. Spine and edges faded (as usual), minor fraying of spine head and foot. 1940 Hard Cover. xiii, 316 pp. Original green boards designed to emulate grass, paper spine label, issued in green slipcase with paper label. Beautiful color and black & white illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel created specially for this edition. Introduction by Christopher Morley. From colophon: 'This edition of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass was planned by Richard Ellis and produced under his direction. The illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel were reproduced in Similetone and Instaprint by the Zeese-Wilkinson ... View more info

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Leaves of Grass

By: Whitman, Walt; Morley, Christopher

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc.: 1940

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2285026

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase. Spine toned (as usual), slipcase repaired along bottom seam, slipcase lightly rubbed and toned. 1940 Hard Cover. xiii, 316 pp. Original green boards designed to emulate grass, paper spine label, issued in green slipcase with paper label. Beautiful color and black & white illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel created specially for this edition. Introduction by Christopher Morley. From colophon: 'This edition of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass was planned by Richard Ellis and produced under his direction. The illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel were reproduced in Similetone... View more info

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Leaves of Grass (The Illustrated Modern Library)

By: Whitman, Walt; Sandburg, Carl

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Illustrated Modern Library / Random House, Inc.: 1944

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2280371

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase. Spine faded, base of slipcase lightly scuffed. 1944 Hard Cover. xviii, 410, [1] pp. 12mo. Decorative paper over boards, green cloth spine, red spine label, gilt titles. Issued in green slipcase with paper label. Beautiful color illustrations by Boardman Robinson. Introduction by Carl Sandburg. View more info

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Leaves of Grass (The Illustrated Modern Library)

By: Whitman, Walt; Sandburg, Carl

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Illustrated Modern Library / Random House, Inc.: 1944

Seller ID: 2291468

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase. Faint stain on top edge. 1944 Hard Cover. xviii, 410, [2] pp. 12mo. Decorative paper over boards, green cloth spine, red spine label, gilt titles. Issued in green slipcase with paper label. Beautiful color illustrations by Boardman Robinson. Introduction by Carl Sandburg. View more info

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The Book of Heavenly Death (by Walt Whitman, Compiled from Leaves of Grass)

By: Whitman, Walt; Traubel, Horace

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Thomas B. Mosher: 1907

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2260186

Condition: Good


Second edition, limited to 500 copies (First edition was also limited to 500). Printed on Von Gelder handmade paper. Spine piece missing, boards faintly toned, minor pencil notes to front endpapers. 1907 Hard Cover. xxii, 102 pp. Walter Walt Whitman (/?hw?tm?n/; May 31, 1819 – March 26, 1892) was an American poet, essayist, and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works. Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free verse. His work was very controvers... View more info