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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition

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In response to Ralph Waldo Emerson's call for the United States to have its own unique poetic voice, Walt Whitman rose to the challenge to create what would ultimately be his most profound work. Taking its title from the colloquial term "grass", meaning a work of minor value, Whitman's "Leaves of Grass" is anything but that. Over his lifetime Whitman would continue to expand and revise his most famous work up until his death in 1892. The first edition, which is reproduced here, contained just twelve poems compared to the ...

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
2019, Independently Published

ISBN-13: 9781696967488

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
2016, Digireads.com

ISBN-13: 9781420954180

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
2011, Createspace, North Charleston SC

ISBN-13: 9781456565916

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
2010, Simon & Brown, Hollywood

ISBN-13: 9781936041671

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
2010, Simon & Brown

ISBN-13: 9781613826980

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
2007, Dover Publications, Mineola, NY

ISBN-13: 9780486456768

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
1855, Chump Change

ISBN-13: 9781945644276

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Leaves of Grass: The Original 1855 Edition
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ISBN-13: 9781945644283

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