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Walt Whitman : a biography  Cover Image Book Book

Walt Whitman : a biography / Milton Meltzer.


A biography of the nineteenth-century poet, which presents his life in the context of his times, and includes samples of his writing.

Item details

  • ISBN: 0761322728 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780761322726 (lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 160 p. : ill ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Brookfield, Conn. : Twenty-First Century Books, c2002.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Form'd from this soil, this air -- Best part of any man -- Bred in Brooklyn -- Never mind what people think -- Creating your own way -- Delights of the city -- Glorious opportunity -- Making every word draw blood -- I thought I had something to say -- I celebrate myself -- Greatest democrat -- Great slaughterhouse -- Hell itself -- New United States? -- Hymn to the modern age -- I'm going away -- Chronology of Walt Whitman's life -- Web sites on Walt Whitman.
Subject: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 > Juvenile literature.
Whitman, Walt, 1960-
Poets, American > 19th century > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Poets, American > Juvenile literature.
American poetry > Juvenile literature.

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Conyers-Rockdale Library System:
      Nancy Guinn Memorial Library
J B WHITMAN MEL ( Send Text)
31015000993015 JUV Available
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      Fortson Public Library / Hampton
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31027005408865 Juvenile Available

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