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Source:   ["Song of Myself"]; [1855 or earlier?].

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Ms. leaf verso (The crowds naked in the bath ...)

Image ID: m_1257647

Ms. leaf verso (The crowds naked in the bath ...) ([1855 or earlier?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Ms. leaf verso (The crowds naked in the bath ...)

Specific Material Type

: Manuscript


: Draft written in ink with revisions in pencil and ink; most of the text would not make it into "Song of Myself," with the exception of one line from Section 31, which in its final form reads "And a mouse is miracle enough to stagger sextillions of infidels."


: Oscar Lion Collection. / ["Song of Myself"]; [1855 or earlier?].


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: m_1257647

Record ID

: 610560

Digital Item Published

: 8-31-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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