Walt Whitman, 1819-1892.

Leaves of Grass . Author's edition with portraits from life.

Camden , NJ , 1876.

Gift of Emory Holloway.

This impression of the fifth edition and the volume, Two Rivulets were intended to be sold together as Whitman's complete works . The portraits referred to are the Hollyer engraving used in the first edition and a wood engraving by Linton. A single page advertisement for Whitman's works is tipped in the back of the volume.

 

 

 

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