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Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman

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Published by D. Appleton and company in New York, London .
Written in English

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Statementby Walt Whitman ; issued under the editorial supervision of his literary executors, Richard Maurice Bucke, Thomas B. Harned, and Horace L. Traubel.
ContributionsBucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902, ed., Harned, Thomas Biggs, 1851- joint ed., Traubel, Horace, 1858-1919, joint ed., Triggs, Oscar Lovell, 1865-
LC ClassificationsPS3201 1919c
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. in 1. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6460237M
LC Control Number43039448

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