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[appendage leaves—the original (1855 Brooklyn) edition]

  • Whitman Archive Title: [appendage leaves—the original (1855 Brooklyn) edition]
  • Whitman Archive ID: loc.00749
  • Repository: Catalog of the Walt Whitman Literary Manuscripts in The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839-1919, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
  • Box: 20
  • Folder: Leaves of Grass. 1855 edition. Book reviews. Printed copies with corrections and notations.
  • Series: Literary File
  • Date: 1855
  • Genre: prose
  • Physical Description: 2 leaves, handwritten; printed
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  • Content: Printed copies of reviews that were reprinted in Leaves of Grass and that include Whitman's corrections and notations. "Walt Whitman a Brooklyn Boy. Leaves of Grass (A Volume of Poems Just Published)" was first printed in the 29 September 1855 issue of the Brooklyn Daily Times . "Walt Whitman and his Poems" was first published in the September 1855 issue of United States Review .

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