The Portable Walt Whitman
Penguin, 30 դեկ, 2003 թ. - 608 էջ
A comprehensive collection of Whitman's most beloved works of poetry, prose, and short stories
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Table of Contents Title Page Copyright Page Introduction POEMS FROM LEAVES OF GRASS 1855 1856 1860 1865-66 - DRUM-TAPS  AND SEQUEL TO DRUM-TAPS [1865-66] 1867 1871 1872 1876 1881 1888 1891 PROSE WRITINGS “THE CHILD'S CHAMPION” ...
In 1855 he published Leaves of Grass, which he continued to revise and republish over his lifetime. The Civil War found him working as an unofficial nurse to Northern and Southern soldiers in army hospitals in Washington, D.C. After the ...
... editions and do not participate in or encourage electronic piracy of copyrighted materials. Your support of the author's rights is appreciated. http://us.penguingroup.com Introduction When Leaves of Grass first appeared in July 1855,
When Leaves of Grass first appeared in July 1855, in a private printing of about 800 copies, everything about the book seemed odd. It was a very thin volume with big pages. The dark green binding was embossed so that the lettering of ...
... but censors and censorious readers continued to rise up against him. In 1865, when he was working as a minor clerk for the government, the Secretary of the Interior fired him after reportedly finding a copy of Leaves of Grass.