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Catalogue of a collection of Walt Whitman literature

W. H. Trimble

Catalogue of a collection of Walt Whitman literature

by W. H. Trimble

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Published by Trimble in St. Leonards .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementcompiled by the owner, W. H. Trimble.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ8971.5 .T77, PS3231 .T77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. ;
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4605603M
    LC Control Number77368841

    Walt Whitman isn't like other writers, who have clearly defined bibliographies of individual books. His life's work was Leaves of Grass, a collection revised so many times that it is really several books in also wrote assorted poetry and prose that is collected here in this volume. Walter "Walt" was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works. Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free verse. His work was very controversial in its time, particularly.

      The book contains every known work by the author, as well as numerous editions of poems such as "Song of Myself" which was revised and reprinted by the author several times. If one is a fan of Walt Whitman, this is an excellent source of all his poetry compact into one book.5/5(5).   Walter “Walt” Whitman (–) is considered by some to be the most influential poet of the United States. Born on Long Island in New York, Whitman is said to have invented contemporary American literature by abandoning the rigid, metrical structures of European poetry, developing an expansionist free verse : Maggie Kopp.

    Walt Whitman ( - ) is one of American's most famous poets. He was considered a humanist; believing that the value of human beings, individually and together, held primacy over established practices, faiths and doctrines. Whitman embraced intuition and emotion over rationality, and became a great contributor to the genre of writing known. Whitman's impact on poetics can in some ways be rated alongside that of Shakespeare in the realms of English language bed by many as 'the father of free verse' because of the style of his monumental poem 'Song of myself' a 52 part 'epic' in vignette style that forms some forty-six pages of this collection,and largely accounts for Whitman's fame as a poet.A poem audacious in so /5().


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Title: Walt Whitman Literary Manuscripts in the Walt Whitman Collection, Annenberg Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania Collection Number: Ms. Coll. Creator: Whitman, Walt, Collector: Sprague, Harriet Chapman Jones, Margery Cridland, John R. Stevenson Repository: Annenberg Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania.

If Whitman were in a relationship with "titles" for "Song of Myself" on Facebook, the status would read, "It's complicated." In the first, historic edition of Leaves of Grass fromthe poem has no title. The collection has a lengthy and famous preface in prose (which you should read – check it out here), in which Whitman explains his ideas of poetry and democracy.

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Catalogue of a collection of books, letters and manuscripts written by Walt Whitman, in the library of George M. Williamson. The 'poems' are preceded by lots of later peoples' opinions about Walt Whitman's work and have ploughed though them and into Walt's work, I still haven't got to the key piece I want to read.

I just wish these works were presented to us in the order in which Walt published them: that would be a better way to understand by: 5. The original papers and catalogue records are held in the Oscar Lion Collection of Walt Whitman at the New York Public Library.

Scope and Content: In May,Mr. Oscar Lion presented to The New York Public Library a portion, and deposited there the remainder, of his remarkable collection of books, letters and manuscripts by or about Walt. The young writer was, of course, Walt Whitman. And he did go on to have a great career, every bit of which is painstakingly compiled in The Complete Walt Whitman.

Containing all of his poetry from the popular Leaves of Inafter reading “Leaves of Grass”, Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote a letter to the promising young author of the book/5. Walter "Walt" Whitman ( - ) was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works.

Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free : CreateSpace Publishing. The Walt Whitman Collection comprises more than volumes, including numerous editions of Whitman’s classic work Leaves of Grass, from the second edition to modern publications.

One of the most interesting items in the collection is the Concordance of Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass, a typescript in two volumes, compiled by Trimble. About Whitman Publishing Whitman Publishing is the leading producer of numismatic reference books, supplies, and products to display and store coins and paper money.

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Walt Whitman (Walter Whitman), –92, American poet, b. West Hills, N.Y. Considered by many to be the greatest of all American poets, Walt Whitman celebrated the freedom and dignity of the individual and sang the praises of democracy and the brotherhood of man.

Basil de Selincourt, Walt Whitman: A Critical Study (London, ), p. accounts for the catalogue method thus: "The point to Whitman is that the multiplicity, the inexhaustibility of things must somehow be reflected in poetry, unless, indeed, the bonds of truth and beauty are to.

14 books based on 10 votes: Masculine Beauty: A Collection of Walt Whitman's Poetry Of Same-Sex Affection by Walt Whitman, Selected Poems by Wa. Walt Whitman's Catalogues 37 alogues are seldom mere lists of words may illustrate his lack of faith in the poetry that Waskow describes, a poetry which would ostensibly satisfy Emerson.7 Within Whitman's catalogues in "Song of Myself," items are usually modified, directly by description or indirectly by contrast.

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Contents: The making of a poet / Gay Wilson Allen --Mutations in Whitman's art / Gay Wilson Allen --The language of Leaves of grass: innovations and traditions / Roger Asselineau --"Crossing Brookliyn Ferry": a note on the catalogue technique in Whitman's poetry / Stanley K.

Coffman, Jr. Walt Whitman ( - ) InWhitman self-published about copies of the first edition of Leaves of Grass, sending copies to notable poets and authors including Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. It is reported that Longfellow threw his copy into a blazing fireplace, in disgust with the book.

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Free shipping over $Cited by: A comprehensive collection of Whitman's most beloved works of poetry, prose, and short stories When Walt Whitman self-published Leaves of Grass in it was a slim volume of twelve poems and he was a journalist and poet from Long Island, little-known but full of ambition and poetic fire.

To give a new voice to the new nation shaken by civil war, he spent his entire life revising and adding. Much has been written about Poet of the Body, the Walt Whitman exhibition at the Grolier Club in New York City. But for those of you who won’t have the chance to see it before it closes on J never fear: a hardcover exhibition companion book — we hesitate to call it a catalogue.Read this book on Questia.

Recently there have come to light several unpublished manuscripts by Walt'Whitman which clarify the purpose, growth, and gradual unfoldment of Leaves of Grass, and possess at the same time sufficient literary distinction in their own right to warrant consideration as independent pieces of writing.The Whitman name in the Eastern States, and so branch and South, starts undoubtedly from one John Whitman, bornin Old England, where he grew up, married, and his eldest son was born in He came over in the "True Love" in to America, and lived in Weymouth, Mass., which place became the mother-hive of the New-Englanders of the.