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Selected poems by Walt Whitman

Selected poems (edition 1991)

by Walt Whitman

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Generous sampling of 24 of Whitman's best and most representative poems from Leaves of Grass. Selections include "I Hear America Singing," "I Sing the Body Electric," "Song of the Open Road," "Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking," "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd" and "O Captain! My Captain!" -- all reprinted from an authoritative text.… (more)
Title:Selected poems
Authors:Walt Whitman
Info:New York : Dover Publications, 1991.
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Selected Poems [ed. Appelbaum] by Walt Whitman



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Generous sampling from Leaves of Grass. Twenty-four poems include "I Hear America Singing," "Song of the Open Road," "I Sing the Body Electric," "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd," "O Captain! My Captain!"--all reprinted from an authoritative edition. Lists of titles and first lines.
  BlessedHopeAcademy | Jul 27, 2013 |
Again, not a poetry buff, but any well/widely read chap has to dig on some Whitman at one time or another. ( )
  BooksForDinner | Oct 3, 2011 |
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Selections from Leaves of Grass, edited by Stanley Appelbaum. Please do not combine with other anthologies unless you are certain the contents are the same.
A collection edited by Stanley Appelbaum. Do not combine with collections containing different poems.
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