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Walt Whitman to Edward Carpenter, 25 April [1876]

I have to-day forwarded by mail in two parcels (same address as this card) my two volumes new edition, complete works.2 Please send me word (by postal card will do) when they reach you safely. I shall send the others soon.



  • 1. Transcript. [back]
  • 2. Whitman acknowledged receipt of $21.97 in his April 23, 1876 letter to Carpenter. In a letter to Whitman on March 1, 1877, Carpenter wrote: "Your two volumes with my name written in them are my faithful companions." [back]
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