The centenary of Walt Whitman"s Leaves of grass (1855-1955) selected excerpts from the writings of various authors by Joseph Ishill

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  • Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Statementculled with introductory by Joseph Ishill.
LC ClassificationsPS3238 .I8 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 84 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages84
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Open LibraryOL4550193M
ISBN 100849212081
LC Control Number77018768

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Get this from a library. The centenary of Walt Whitman's Leaves of grass () Selected excerpts from the writings of various authors. [Joseph Ishill]. Cambridge and Brooklyn: printed at the Harvard University Press and by the author, ; FIRST EDITION OF THE BOOK WITH A LEAF FROM THE FIRST PRINTING OF WALT WHITMAN'S LEAVES OF GRASS.

The text was issued to commemorate the centenary of the birth of Charles Eliot Norton, this book contains an introductory essay The centenary of Walt Whitmans Leaves of grass book Kenneth Murdock, a.

See Ed Folsom, Walt Whitmans Working Notes for the First Edition of Leaves of Grass, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review 16 (Fall ): (the quotation given in the text is taken from the reproduction of the manuscript that appears on the back. Williams quoted in Milton Hindus, The Centenary of Leaves of Grass, in Leaves of Grass: One Hundred Years After, ed.

Milton Hindus (Stanford University Press, ), 3. Malcolm Cowley, introduction to Walt Whitmans Leaves of Grass: The First () Edition (New York: Viking, ), x. Abbreviations. The sun. [volume] (New York [N.Y.])DecemP Im brought to you by The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundation, and the National Digital Newspaper Program.

The Walt Whitman Archive. Harlan, had it brought to his attention, that Whitman was the author of the book, "Leaves of Grass," the coarseness, or as it appeared to Mr. Harlan, the immorality of which filled the ministerial bosom with holy horror.

The Whitmans were farmers or working men. Walt's father is reported to have been an. Walt Whitman Reconsidered. New York: William Sloane, E-mail Citation» Chase’s book remains useful for indicating how critics had constructed Whitman up tothe centenary celebration of the publication of the first edition of Leaves of Grass.

Chase rejects the “pseudomessianic ideal imposed on him by his admirers” (p. ) and. Williams quoted in Milton Hindus, “The Centenary of Leaves of Grass,” in Leaves of Grass: One Hundred Years After, ed. Milton Hindus (Stanford University Press, ), 3.

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Walt Whitman, whose Leaves of Grass echoed Emerson, wrote about him, as did (from various points of view) Henry James, William James, John Dewey, D. Lawrence, George Santayana, and many others who achieved recognition and influence through their own work.

A range of important twentieth-century American scholars — Perry Miller, F. She offers brief synopses of Whitman's fiction and of his major prose works, giving distinguishing information about each of the six editions of Leaves of Grass.

By intertwining the events of his life and work—but without cumbersome layers of speculation—she reveals the close alliance between Whitman's personal involvements and his literary. 6 Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass, 1st edn (Brooklyn: Andrew H. Rome, ), ; 3 At the conclusion of the edition of the poem that he later titled “Song of Myself,” Walt Whitman advised his readers to “look for me under your bootsoles,” 6 suggesting that the dilated, celebratory poetic presence they encountered on the printed page would continue to flower in Cited by: 1.

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Susan Belasco, Ed Folsom and Kenneth M. Price. Lincoln & London: U Nebraska P, “The Iconic Whitman: Americanness and the Global Culture.” American Cultural Icons.

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Gold, “Looking for Whitman: The Poetry of Place in the Life and Work of Walt Whitman” (proposal submitted to the Digital Humanities Start-Up Grant Program, the National Endowment for the Humanities, May ).

38 Walt Whitman, “Song of Myself,” Leaves of Grass, 7th edn (Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, –82), However, Wa rner argues that Walt Whitmans poetry compromises the typical l yric transcendence since Whitm ans work must embrace its scene of address (82).

Whitmans poetry does not simply fictiona lize either the speaker or the scene of address; rather, it produces a tension betw een the addressee and the scene of address. The American supremacy may realize itself sometime, but there are few signs yet that material prosperity and business energy are creating in America the atmosphere in which great art rises naturally into life.

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Of right and wrong he taught Truths as refin'd as ever Athens heard; And (strange to tell) he practis'd what he preach'd. Cesrio Verde, Walt Whitman, Francis Jammes e Teixeira de Pascoaes so os quatro nomes aqui citados, constituindo o grupo restrito de pouqussimos poetas com os quais Caeiro pode ser comparado.

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Of this book,copies have been bought during a space of time equal to that in which Matthew Arnold sold probably about copies of Friendship's Garland. In the face of these facts it is not possible to say that, though it may buy well, the democracy buys wisely. leaves on the mind a sense of a strained reflection, of images.

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