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Title: Walt Whitman to Edward Carpenter, 10 November 1881

Date: November 10, 1881

Whitman Archive ID: wes.00001

Source: Wesleyan University. The transcription presented here is derived from Walt Whitman, The Correspondence, ed. Edwin Haviland Miller (New York: New York University Press, 1961–1977), 3:253. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the correspondence, see our statement of editorial policy.

Contributors to digital file: Stefan Schoeberlein, Nima Najafi Kianfar, Eder Jaramillo, and Nicole Gray

431 Stevens Street
Camden New Jersey
U S America1
Nov. 10 '81

I send you same mail with this the circular of my new & fuller L of G.—& enclose printed slips of some of the newer pieces—the Volume is copyrighted in England, & Trübner is the publisher & seller there—I have been away all summer—just ret'd to Camden—I am well as usual of late for me—H[arry] S[tafford] is well, he is still telegraphing—Write me soon as you get this—How about our dear friends the G[ilchrist]s? rec'd yours some six weeks ago—

Walt Whitman


1. This letter bears the address: Edward Carpenter | Bradway | near Sheffield | England. It is postmarked: Camden | Nov | 10 | 7 AM | N.J.; Philadelphia | Nov | 10. [back]


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