In Whitman's Hand


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Title: Books of WW

Creators: Walt Whitman, Unknown

Date: Between 1890 and 1892

Whitman Archive ID: loc.03426

Source: The Charles E. Feinberg Collection of the Papers of Walt Whitman, 1839–1919, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Transcribed from digital images of the original item. For a description of the editorial rationale behind our treatment of the marginalia and annotations, see our statement of editorial policy.

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

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Books of WW

Copies, evidently often read, of the Bible, Homer and Shakspere. Then among others, Felton's Greece, Scott's a big volume with all Walter Scotts Poetry, ^Ellis's old metrical abstracts Hedge's Prose writers and Poets of Germany, Voltaires Dictionary, ^George Sands' books Volney, Virgil, Tennyson, eleven big vols. American ^Library Literature, Emerson, the Dictionaries, R G Ingersoll, Ossian, George Sands' books, Ellis[illegible] old metrical abstracts, Epictetus and Marcus Aurelius Ticknor's Spanish Literature tran- lations of all "the classics" and of Dante, Hafiz Saadi, Omar Khayyam, &c. &c:

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Walt Whitman Camden New Jersey.

will return ^n.p. clipping very soon.


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