Whitman: Selected Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Whitman, Walt

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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.

Title: Whitman: Selected Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

Author/Composer: Whitman, Walt

Categories: Poetry,

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1991-05-01

ISBN Number: 0486268780

ISBN Number 13: 9780486268781

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 004735

Description: New paperback book copy of Selected Poems by Walt Whitman. Dover Thrift Edition. Original Dover (1991) selection of 24 poems reprinted from a standard text. Alphabetical lists of titles and first lines. 128 pages. 5-3/16 x 8-1/4 inches, 21 cm. New York: Dover Publications, Inc. Manufactured in the United States of America. Current list price 3.50. 24 poems from Leaves of Grass (first lines): 1 A batter'd, wreck'd old man, 2 A California Song, 3 Afoot and light-hearted I take to the open road, 4 A noiseless patient spider, 5 An old man bending I come among new faces, 6 A song for occupations!, 7 A song of the rolling earth, and of words according, 8 Beat! beat! drums! blow! bugles! blow!, 9 By blue Ontario's shore, 10 Come my tan-faced children, 11 Flood-tide below me! I see you face to face!, 12 I hear America singing, the varied carols I hear, 13 I hear it was charged against me that I sought to destroy institutions, 14 I sing the body electric, 15 O Captain! my Captain! our fearful trip is done, 16 Once I pass'd through a populous city imprinting my brain for future use with is shows, architecture, customs, traditions, 17 O take my hand Walt Whitman!, 18 Out of the cradle endlessly rocking, 19 Recorders ages hence, 20 Singing my days, 21 Starting from fish-shape Paumanok where I was born,, 22 To conclude, I announce what comes after me, 23 Weapon shapely, naked, wan, 24 When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Keywords: Literature Poetry, American Poets, Walt Whitman, Dover Thrift Editions,