In Whitman's Hand


About this Item

Title: The Nibelungen

Creator: Walt Whitman

Date: 1850 or later

Whitman Archive ID: duk.00188

Source: Trent Collection of Whitmaniana, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University. Transcribed from digital images of the original item.Leaf is pasted onto the front board of this volume. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the marginalia and annotations, see our statement of editorial policy.

Editorial note: This leaf with a note in Whitman's hand is pasted on to the front board of Voices From the Press; A Collection of Sketches, Essays, and Poems, by Practical Printers, ed. James J. Brenton (New York: Charles B. Norton, 1850).

Contributors to digital file: Lauren Grewe, Nicole Gray, Ty Alyea, and Matt Cohen


Paste-on | Whitman's Notes on Paste-on | Whitman's Highlighting on Paste-on | Erasure | Overwrite

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The Nibelungen

vast passions of man, with play of heat & cold & storm, like undercurrents, or volcanos, or stormy seas.


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