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Walt Whitman to Trübner & Company, 13 April 1874

Messrs. Trübner & Co.1

Thanks for your letter, statement of acc't., of my books Leaves of Grass &c. which have just come to hand, (making superfluous the short second letter I sent you about a week ago.)2

Walt Whitman

Received (through Brown Bros. & Co. Bankers, New York) from Trübner & Co. Forty One Dollars, fifty-four cents, on acc't of sales of my books, in 1873.

Walt Whitman


  • 1. Trübner & Company was the London agent for Whitman's books; see Whitman's December 27, 1873 letter to Trübner & Company. [back]
  • 2. This "second letter" is not known. [back]
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