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Ms. leaf verso (Poems;  A Cluster of Poems ...).

Image ID: m_1169339

Ms. leaf verso (Poems; A Cluster of Poems ...). (ca. late 185-)

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Image Title

:  Ms. leaf verso (Poems; A Cluster of Poems ...).

Additional Name(s)

: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Author

Specific Material Type

: Manuscript

Notes

: Ms. is pasted along its left side onto a paper hinge that is bound into the volume; with NYPL property stamp. Followed by 20 blank leaves and back endpaper. Note in Whitman's hand refers to "Live Oak with Moss," a sequence of 12 poems that was never in fact published as a sequence; all of the poems would be incorporated into the grouping of 45 "Calamus" poems published in the 3rd edition of Leaves of Grass (1860).

Source

: Whitman, Walt. [I saw in Louisiana a live-oak growing].

Source Description

: 1 p.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature

Digital ID

: m_1169339

Record ID

: 472946

Digital Item Published

: 8-26-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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