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WHITMAN, Walt. Poems.
London : 1868First UK edition, first issue, of Whitman's "Leaves of Grass", here named Poems, which "gave Whitman his first British readership" (ODNB).
Whitman made several revisions to the poems for this edition, and unusually allowed his work to be edited. However, the editor William Michael Rossetti felt that much of Whitman's corpus was too radical for... Learn More£425.00
Stock Code: 148081
WHITMAN, Walt. Drum-Taps.
Washington : 1865-66First edition, second issue, the first edition sheets of Drum-Taps expanded with the Sequel, and bound and issued together.
Drum-Taps was Whitman's collection of poetry based on his experiences in the American Civil War, and marked a significant shift in his career. "Drum-Taps, of course, stands among the nation's finest poems" (ANB). Initially... Learn More£3,500.00
Stock Code: 149452
WHITMAN, Walt. Leaves of Grass; Two Rivulets.
Camden, NJ : 1876Signed copies of the Centennial edition (comprising the first edition, second printing of Two Rivulets, and fifth edition, third printing, second issue of Leaves of Grass), of which around 800 and 600 copies respectively were printed. The portrait of Whitman in Two Rivulets is signed and dated by the author; the title page of Leaves of Grass also signed... Learn More£15,000.00
Stock Code: 92921