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Walt Whitman to Richard Hoe Lawrence, 8 March 1881

Dear Sir

Yours of yesterday—in response to which—without a ceremony—I forward you two books by same mail with same address1—Please send pay by P O order—

Walt Whitman


  • 1. Whitman sent Leaves of Grass and Two Rivulets on the same day (Whitman's Commonplace Book, Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.). Lawrence lived at 81 Park Avenue, New York City. [back]
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