Title: Walt Whitman to L. F. De H. Noble, 25 May 1882
Date: May 25, 1882
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Notes for this letter were derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller, 6 vols. (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977).
Location: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Whitman Archive ID: loc.03243
Contributors to digital file: Stefan Schoeberlein, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Eder Jaramillo, and Nicole Gray
431 Stevens Street1
Camden New Jersey
May 25 '82
There is a late full edition of Leaves of Grass poems in one Vol. I can furnish you with a copy. The price is $3—
I have a few copies of the Centennial Edition two Vols., poems & prose (described in printed slip herewith) & could furnish you a set should you prefer—price $10
Which ever you wish—if either—send p. o. order & I will mail to you—
1. Noble, who lived in Elizabethtown, N.Y., ordered the Centennial Edition (see the letter from Whitman to Noble of May 31, 1882 and Whitman's Commonplace Book, Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.). [back]