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Source:   ["Song of Myself".]


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Leaf with a clipping from a printed edition of Leaves of Grass pasted on.

Image ID: m_1257747

Leaf with a clipping from a printed edition of Leaves of Grass pasted on. ([1855?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Leaf with a clipping from a printed edition of Leaves of Grass pasted on.

Specific Material Type

: Manuscript

Notes

: With NYPL accession number stamped in blue ink at the bottom right corner of the leaf. The clipping—from a printed edition of Leaves of Glass—includes the final version of the lines from Sections 31–32 of "Song of Myself" that Whitman drafted in this early manuscript. Followed by nineteen blank leaves and back endpaper.

Source

: Oscar Lion Collection. / ["Song of Myself".]

Source Description

: 2 p. 18.5 by 19.7 cm. irregularly. A.Ms. Green cloth, dark brown morocco spine with raised bands.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: m_1257747

Record ID

: 610660

Digital Item Published

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

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