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Leaves of Grass

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4 out of 5
Based on 15,313 Ratings and 800 Reviews

Book Description
The poet in Whitman developed late and slowly while his early writings came only from the surface of his mind. But when he was scarcely in his teens he was publishing bits in Brooklyn papers and presently in George P. Morris's New York Mirror. At twelve he became an apprentice printer, the first occupation of a dozen writers who were more or less of Whitman's time. Whitman retained the interest in... More
Book Information
PublisherPomona Press
BindingHardcover (256 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages512
ISBN-101443733911
ISBN-13978-1443733915
Publication Date11/04/2008
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About Walt Whitman (Author) : Walt Whitman is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Walt Whitman include The Greatest American Poetry, Song of Myself, El Astro... more
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4/11/2010 Bruce Stacy said: Written by ann ancestor (cousin)
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1/15/2008 Amanda Jackson said: "Song of Myself" may be the best work of poetry ever.

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