Specimen Days & Collect. WALT WHITMAN.

Specimen Days & Collect.

Publisher: Philadelphia: Rees Welsh, 1882-’83.
Edition: First edition, first printing.
Bibliographical References: Myerson A11.I.a, binding B; BAL 21422, binding C (no priority).
Condition: Cloth a little worn and soiled; very good copy.
Book ID: 26091


8vo, original mustard-yellow cloth, gilt lettering. Photographic portrait of Whitman with a butterfly on his finger. One terminal leaf of publisher's ads for Leaves of Grass.


¶ A collected assortment of prose: youthful reminiscences, early tales, travel diaries, nature notes and observations made during the Civil War, together with a few poems, issued in a format uniform with the Rees Welsh Leaves of Grass.

Price: $450.00

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