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Whitman,Walt:

Published by Illustrated Modern Library 1944 (1944)

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Item Description: Illustrated Modern Library 1944, 1944. Illustrated by Boardman Robinson about FINE in VG slip case with an edge crack. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY ROBINSON. UNION. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # itavll7527

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WHITMAN, Walt.

Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company, New York (1940)

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Item Description: Doubleday, Doran & Company, New York, 1940. Hardcover. Slected and with introduction by Christopher Morley. Illustrations by Lewis C. Daniel. 4to. Green burlap with paper spine label, slipcase. xiii, 316pp. Full-page illustrations (some color). Very good/good plus. Binding a bit dry and sunned on spine; slipcase edgeworn and quite rubbed, with discreet expert archival reinforcements, thus strong. A tight and attractive copy of this reprint of this publisher's 1926 edition, with spectacular illustrations -- and this copy with a nice autograph addition: Tipped to the front flyleaf is an archival decorative-edged bookplate signed boldly in full in blue fineline by famed Walt Whitman biographer Gay Wilson Allen (1903-95), who in 1981 authored the Pulitzer Prize-nominated "Waldo Emerson: A Biography.". Bookseller Inventory # 39737

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Limited Editions Club New York 1929 (1929)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club New York 1929, 1929. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. The second book published by The LEC. Limited to 1500 numbered copies. Signed by designer Frederic Warde. Illustrated with a striking portrait of Whitman reproduced from the original 1876 wet plate negative made by Frank Pearsall of Brooklyn; also a facsimile of a page of the first edition annotated by Whitman. Book is in near fine condition. Slipcase has the very narrow bottom panel replaced, otherwise in very good condition. Signed by Illustrator(s). Bookseller Inventory # 6608

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WHITMAN, Walt

Published by Limited Editions Club, New York (1929)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1929. Hardcover. Quarto (7-1/2" x 11-3/4") bound in decorated green cloth. Illustrated with a portrait of Whitman reproduced from the original wet-plate negative taken in 1876 by Frank Pearsall of Brooklyn as well as a facsimile of a page in the copy of the first edition of LEAVES OF GRASS owned and annotated by Whitman. The second book published by The Limited Editions Club. Introduction by Carolyn Wells, printed by William Edwin Rudge, and designed by Frederic Warde. Copy #509 of 1500 SIGNED by the designer on the colophon page. Monthly Letter laid in. Near Fine, lacking the slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 017608

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Grabhorn Press (1930)

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Item Description: Grabhorn Press, 1930. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. Walt Whitman, "Leaves of Grass" Grabhorn Press, 1930. Issued in a numbered edition of 400, this copy was printed out of series and does not have a number. It was signed by both Valenti Angelo, the man who created the woodcut illustrations for the book, and by Edward Grabhorn, the publisher. The signatures are preceded by the words "Out of series/Office copy for the press for presentation". The book was obtained by the book dealer John J. Newbegin for his clients, the Burmisters of San Francisco, who were a prominent banking family of the city during that era. This book was secured through the widow of the son of the original owners, and the letter written by Mr. Newbegin to the Burmisters is included with the book. In it, Newbegin details the difficulty he had securing this copy, and it is a personal touch which makes this copy even more special. Numerous woodcut illustrations by Valenti Angelo. (Folio) 36.8x25 cm. (141/2x93/4"), original red morocco-backed wood boards, raised bands. This is the famous Grabhorn Leaves of Grass, one of their most ambitious achievements, taking over a year to print. "The tremendous impression necessary to print this book so strained the press that the printers suggested the colophon should read: '400 copies printed and the press destroyed'" (Grabhorn Bibliography I). Here is an incredible example of one of the great books printed by a small American press in the 20th century. What makes it even more desirable is the fact that this was the studio copy for the artist and the publisher, signed by both and out of the series of 400, the last numbered copy of which offered at auction sold for more than $4,000 over a year ago. In excellent condition, with some light discoloration to the spine which could be easily reconditioned to be uniform in tone, and with a hint of rubbing to the top and bottom of the spine. There is also a sort of gift inscription written to the original owner, Mr. Burmister, from Anne Odile Porter in what appears to be colored pencils on a page after the ffep, and a very small spot on the page after that page, which is pictured below. There is also a small area on the front cover where the leather joins the boards which is irregular, also pictured below. The slipcase is also in excellent condition, still with solid joints and the original covering in place save for the smallest nicks here or there. The photos below show this book to be in excellent condition, including a textblock which is immaculate. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 015817

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WHITMAN, Walt.

Published by Camden, New Jersey, 1876 (1876)

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Item Description: Camden, New Jersey, 1876, 1876. Octavo. Contemporary white half calf, rebacked to style with red morocco label added, marbled boards, yellow endpapers. Some rubbing to corners, internally very clean, a very good copy. Author's Edition, Inscribed by the author to Robert Spence Watson on the front free endpaper. Robert Spence Watson (1837–1911) was a Gateshead-born Quaker, an ardent traveller and mountaineer, a lifelong adherent of the Liberal Party, founder of the college that was to become the University of Newcastle, president of the Society of Friends of Russian Freedom, and a pioneer in the settlement of trade disputes by arbitration. He published ten books, including some poetry. It is unlikely that he actually met Whitman in the flesh, although he also owned the companion volume, Two Rivulets, inscribed to him by Whitman the same year. Bookseller Inventory # 35398

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Whitman, Walt.

Published by Author's Edition., Camden. (1882)

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Item Description: Author's Edition., Camden., 1882. Book Condition: Very Good. A very good copy in a nice binding, bookplate on front pastedown. 8vo. 382 pp. Later green cloth, green morocco spine label, gilt title, sewn headbands. 7th edition. A limited edition of possibly 100 copies all signed by the author. Bookseller Inventory # 183799

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Camden, New Jersey (1876)

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Item Description: Camden, New Jersey, 1876. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION of 600 copies SIGNED by Walt Whitman. This edition is known as the "Author's Edition" A magnificent copy. The book appears UNREAD. The binding is tight, with NO cocking or leaning. The boards are crisp with slight wear to the edges. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy in collector's edition SIGNED by the author on the title page. We buy SIGNED Whitman First Editions. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-11996685152

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Limited Editions Club, New York (1929)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1929. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Frederic Wade (illustrator). Limited Editions. 154pgs.prev. owner inscription on front endpaper. Green patterned cloth. gilt lettering on spine. one of 1,500 copies, this being #833. Signed by Frederic Wade, the illustrator on limitation page. Offsetting to front endpaper. darkening to the spine, light fray on upper edge of spine, otherwise near fine copy. Housed in a slipcase which is missing the top edge. Size: Quarto. Signed By Illustrator. Bookseller Inventory # 024848

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Crowell, New York (1933)

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Item Description: Crowell, New York, 1933. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Charles Cullen (illustrator). 1st Thus. Quarto. Inscribed by the illustrator, Charles Cullen, "to_________ My original model and one of my dearest & oldest friends from Charles Cullen. This is a copy of the first edition." Cullen's 20 full-page plates and numerous text drawings are quite spectacular. In addition, a bookplate of the former owner, Cullen's "original model," is laid in, and this very attractive bookplate is also by Cullen. Inscribed by Illustrator(s). Bookseller Inventory # 016040

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Walt Whitman; Edward Weston

Published by Limited Editions Club (1942)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, 1942. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Two volumes in slipcase. No. 161, signed by Edward Weston on the Volume 2 colophon. Leather spine labels of both volumes rubbed. Some rubbing to spine heels. A couple small smudges on last page of V. 1. Upper tip of V. 2 slightly rubbed. Slipcase is very good, with some rubbing to edges of title label. (w). Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 208766

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WHITMAN, WALT

Published by Limited Editions Club, New York (1942)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942. Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. Edward Weston (illustrator). 1st of This Edition. Two volumes in green illustrated cloth with gilt lettered spine labels. Housed in brown cloth slipcase. Edition limited to 1500 copies signed by the photographer. This is copy #1331. Some slight wear to corners o/w fine copies in mildly worn slipcase. Beautifully produced book for it's day with great black white phots by Weston. Scarce in this condition. Size: Quarto. Signed By the Photographer. Bookseller Inventory # 21139

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Walt Whitman

Published by Limited Editions Club, Mt. Vernon, N.Y. (1929)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, Mt. Vernon, N.Y., 1929. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Frederic Warde (designer) (illustrator). Limited and Numbered. This is the 2nd book issued by the Limited Editions Club. It is number 789 of a limited edition of 1,500. Sorry, no slipcase. Signed by Illustrator(s). Bookseller Inventory # 000291

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Whitman, Walt. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent.

Published by Heritage Press and London: Nonesuch Press n.d. [1936], New York (1936)

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Item Description: Heritage Press and London: Nonesuch Press n.d. [1936], New York, 1936. Hardcover. Limited edition. xli, 527 pp., woodcut illustrations by Rockwell Kent; 8vo, original full dark green morocco with gilt title and ornaments, slipcase. Limited edition of 1000 unnumbered copies, autographed in the colophon by Rockwell Kent. Printed at the Lakeside Press. Nonesuch 107h. Spine with surface skinning to leather, bookplate to front fixed endpaper, else very good. Bookseller Inventory # 21199

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Thomas Bird Mosher, Portland, Maine (1919)

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Item Description: Thomas Bird Mosher, Portland, Maine, 1919. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good to Near Fine. Facsimile. One of 50 numbered copies on Japan vellum, signed by Thomas Bird Mosher. Nice copy in very good+ to near fine. Has prior owner's gift inscription and bookplater. Large or heavy book and may require extra postage. No AMAZON international order on this title. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Signed by Publisher. Limited to 50. Bookseller Inventory # 022255

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Whitman, Walt; Daniel, Lewis C.(illustrator)

Published by Doubleday Doran (1940)

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Item Description: Doubleday Doran, 1940. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. inscribed by Lewis C. Daniel. buckram is sunned. back-strip is beginning to separate from spine and edges and corners are fairly heavily rubbed. pages lightly toned. some reading. unmarked. binding is firm and the book is square and solid. as is. Inscribed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 4419020

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Whitman, Walt [Edward Weston]

Published by Limited Editions Club, New York (1942)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good. Weston, Edward (illustrator). Two volumes, illustrated with photographs by Edward Weston. Limited edition, this copy 800 of 1,500. SIGNED by Weston on the volume II colophon. Introduction by Mark Van Doren. Bound in decorative papers depicting a Weston photograph of grasses; leather block on spines with title and author. Mylar dust jackets, but lacking slipcase. All edges of boards and spines significantly worn, slight foxing on page edges, but overall a very good copy with no internal foxing, marks, stamps, names or plates. Despite its size and weight, NO additional postage necessary for domestic media mail. Domestic shipping includes tracking and insurance. Shipped in a box, not a padded envelope. Signed by illustrator. Bookseller Inventory # 2145

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Limited Editions Club, New York (1942)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942. Weston, Edward. One of 1500 numbered copies signed by Weston. Illustrated with 50 photographic plates by Edward Weston. 2 vols. Tall 4to. Patterned boards, slipcase. Wear to spine ends with some loss to leather spine labels. In publisher's slipcase Illustrated with 50 photographic plates by Edward Weston. 2 vols. Tall 4to One of 1500 numbered copies signed by Weston. Bookseller Inventory # 263035

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Whitman (1881)

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Item Description: Whitman, 1881. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Limited Edition. SIGNED Limited Edition of 600 copies self published by Walt Whitman. This copy is SIGNED by Walt Whitman on the title page. The book is bound in the publisher's cloth with paper label spine that is worn. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A collectable SIGNED by the author housed in a custom clamshell slipcase for preservation. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-16715749114

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Published by The Viking Press, New York (1982)

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Item Description: The Viking Press, New York, 1982. Whitman, Walt (illustrator). 4to. cloth-backed boards, dust jacket. (ii), 35, (4) pages. Reprint of a limited edition originally published by the Lime Kiln Press. This copy has been signed by Everson on the logo leaf. cloth-backed boards, dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 123388

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WHITMAN, WALT.

Published by Camden: privately printed, 1889 (1889)

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Item Description: Camden: privately printed, 1889, 1889. First Edition, thus; "Autograph Special Edition"; one of 300 copies signed by the author; original photographic frontispiece of the author. BAL 21435; binding A (with the leather flap and a pocket inside the back cover). Minor rubbing and wear at the extremities with a couple of small chips at the top of the spine; an unusually good copy of a book often found in either deplorable condition or rebound; in a custom clamshell box. The new material in this edition consisted of two short notes and some corrections. Bookseller Inventory # 25951

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WHITMAN, Walt.

Published by 1889, Philadelphia (1889)

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Item Description: 1889, Philadelphia, 1889. hardcover. Book Condition: very good(+). One of 300 copies, signed by Whitman. The 70th birthday edition." a special, complete, final utterance, in one handy volume.more a PERSON than a book.I here with pen and ink append my name." Beneath Whitman's signature are the autographs of JOHN BURROUGHS and EDGAR LEE MASTERS. Mounted photographic portrait and 5 other portraits. 404 & 18pp. 12mo, flexible leather; binding professionally re-backed; corners worn; small old rubberstamp. a.e.g. N.p. (Philadelphia, 1889). Bookseller Inventory # 156186

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Whitman, Walt & Van, Doren Mark - Intro.

Published by Limited Editions Club, NY (1942)

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Item Description: Limited Editions Club, NY, 1942. Hard Covers. Book Condition: Very Good to Fine in Like Box. Limited Edition. Photographs by Edward Weston. Signed by Edward Weston. Signed By Photographer. Bookseller Inventory # 00036993

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Walt Whitman

Published by Self Published (1888)

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Item Description: Self Published, 1888. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. COMPLETE POEMS & PROSE OF WALT WHITMAN 1855.1888 1888/89; Signed by Walt Whitman; First Edition, Limited Edition; Believe Self Published, Philadelphia; Custom Made Clamshell Case; Illustrated; w6.8"xh10.1", Case Larger; 1, 382, 374, 140, 2 Pages; Extremely Rare!!! Great For any Fan of the Famous Author or Collector. Great Gift Idea; One of only 600 Copies, this not number, signed on Leaves of Grass title page; On Title Page, "Authenticated & Personal Book (handled by W.W.). Portraits from Life. Autograph"!!! ATTRIBUTES: Comes with a Pretty green cloth custom made clamshell case with gold labeling to spine, housing the original brown buckram cloth cover design, gold labeling to spine, with a great illustrated title page, three Portrait Illustrations, and hundreds of Selections; Nice Size!!! BACKGROUND: Walter "Walt" Whitman (May 31, 1819 – March 26, 1892) was an American poet, essayist and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works. Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free verse. His work was very controversial in its time, particularly his poetry collection Leaves of Grass, which was described as obscene for its overt sexuality. Leaves of Grass is a poetry collection by the American poet Walt Whitman (1819–1892). Though the first edition was published in 1855, Whitman spent most of his professional life writing and re-writing Leaves of Grass, revising it multiple times until his death. This resulted in vastly different editions over four decades—the first a small book of twelve poems and the last a compilation of over 400 poems. The poems of Leaves of Grass are loosely connected and each represents Whitman's celebration of his philosophy of life and humanity. This book is notable for its discussion of delight in sensual pleasures during a time when such candid displays were considered immoral. Where much previous poetry, especially English, relied on symbolism, allegory, and meditation on the religious and spiritual, Leaves of Grass (particularly the first edition) exalted the body and the material world. Influenced by Ralph Waldo Emerson and the Transcendentalist movement, itself an offshoot of Romanticism, Whitman's poetry praises nature and the individual human's role in it. However, much like Emerson, Whitman does not diminish the role of the mind or the spirit; rather, he elevates the human form and the human mind, deeming both worthy of poetic praise. CONDITION: Condition is Good/Very Good. Case is very good, some wear to edges/boards, small cloth repair to mid front hinge/back upper hinges, pencil note about book to inner front cover, no limitation statement, spotting on to first plate, pages/hinges/text block are good/very good for over 125 years old!!!. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-15893345658

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Whitman, Walt

Published by Self Published, Camden, New Jersey (1889)

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Item Description: Self Published, Camden, New Jersey, 1889. 70th Birthday Edition. Whitman, Walt. LEAVES OF GRASS with Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance o'er Travel'd Roads. Camden, New Jersey, [May 31st,] 1889. Privately Printed. First edition thus. 8vo., 382pp + 20pp. Late 20th-century limp black morocco, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. A very good copy showing some use with some modest restoration to the spine crown & corners. Custom clamshell case. One of only 300 copies of Leaves of Grass printed in commemoration of Whitman's 70th birthday, boldly signed by Whitman on the title page. With six portraits of the author, including the famous original mounted frontispiece photograph with a butterfly resting on his finger. This copy is further enhanced by its association with Whitman's great friend & his literary executor, Richard Maurice Bucke, who has inscribed & signed the front fly-leaf: "J. N. Greenshields from his friend R. M. Bucke [three line quotation from "I Sing The Body Electric", these lines underscored in the text] Asylum, London, Ont. 6 Nov. '95." Greenshields was a prominent Montreal lawyer & important financier. Bucke was born in England & raised in Canada, studied medicine & served as superintendent of the London, Ontario Asylum for the insane from 1877 until his death in 1902. He wrote two enthusiastic studies of Whitman; Walt Whitman: A Contemporaneous Study, [1883] [was the first biography of Whitman ever written] & Walt Whitman: Man and Poet, [1897]. Bucke helped edit Whitman's Complete Writings, [1902] & In Re Walt Whitman, [1893]. Bucke's Cosmic Consciousness, [1901] reflects much of Whitman's mysticism. "Whitman's influence over Bucke, a prematurely modern man smothered by the starched collars & repressed sexuality of the period, was profound. Whitman's fearless, infectious enthusiasm, prodigious lust for life & distain of convention consumes Bucke & frees him from his social bondage". An important & notable Association Copy. "When the superintendent of the Canadian insane asylum, Dr. Maurice Bucke, meets poet Walt Whitman, his life and that of his wife and patients is radically changed. Like Dr. Bucke, Whitman has avant-garde ideas on the subject of mental illness. "Dreamers" is based on true events." - From a review of the 1990 NFB film Beautiful Dreamers, staring Rip Torn as Whitman & Colm Feore as Bucke. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 29228

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Whitman, Walt; Cava, Paul

Published by Edition Galerie Velais (2005)

ISBN 10: 3936165440 ISBN 13: 9783936165449

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Item Description: Edition Galerie Velais, 2005. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. 1st Edition. Offered here SIGNED by Paul Cava and in AS NEW condition is the softcover edition of "Children of Adam from Leaves of Grass," published in 2005 by Edition Galerie Vevais. This is a softcover volume with pictorial cover featuring double gatefolds with flaps. The book measures 11.25 x 12.25 inches and contains numerous reproductions in 176 pages. Photographer Paul Cava has chosen the Children of Adam poem cycle from Leaves of Grass to illustrate with his multimedia images. Cava combines his own and found photos which he manipulates and combines with drawing, painting, and collage to achieve a spiritual unity with Whitman's poetry. Cava assembled the book with the technical and scholarly guidance of Whitman scholars Professor Ed Folsom and Professor Walter Grünzweig; it also features essays in English and German by John Wood, Arden Kass, and Alexander Scholz. This softcover edition was limited to a printing of 700 copies, and this is a rare signed copy. From the Publisher: "The 'Children of Adam' cycle from Leaves of Grass is a hymn of hope for a young and innocent America. It is an anthem for a democratic America and a free world- as well as an unabashed polemic for a shame-free physical and procreative life. This book presents the controversial cluster of poems in a totally original and honest way- each of the 16 poems stands alone on its beautifully designed page, leaving space for a complex relationship to develop between the sexual and spiritual nuances of the artwork and poetry.". Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # PCWW-COAS-abe

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Item Description: Southern Illinois University Press, 1959. Hardcover. Number 86 of 500 signed by Charles Feinberg, 41pp. Very good plus condition with text clean & binding tight / lightly soiled slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 189836

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Whitman, Walt

Published by David McKay, Philadelphia (1891)

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Item Description: David McKay, Philadelphia, 1891. Gilt Embossed Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Frontispeice Photograph (illustrator). First Edition/First State. Signed by Walt Whitman below frontispiece photograph. Previous owner's bookplate on ffep and inked name and date on 2nd ffep, slight character soiling to fep and ffep, else textblock immaculate and tight. Light shelf wear to the original binding, light fraying to corners, edges, and head and foot of spine, bumped corners, else binding very clean and tight. This is Whitman's last book prior to his death in 1892. 66p; Myerson a13; BAL 21440. Size: 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall. Signed By Author. Hard Cover. Bookseller Inventory # IB198

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Whitman, Walt.

Published by New York, The Knickerbocker Press: G. P. Putnam's Sons 1902. (1902)

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Item Description: New York, The Knickerbocker Press: G. P. Putnam's Sons 1902., 1902. 10 volumes. Gr.-8°. Etched and photogravure coloured frontispieces. Publisher's dark green morocco over marbled boards ruled in gilt. Spines lettered and decoratively tooled in gilt in compartments in a floral design, top edge gilt, others uncut, marbled endpapers. The Paumanok Edition. Limited to 300 numbered sets printed on Ruisdael hand-made paper (of which this is no. 279), signed by the publisher. - Vol. IV with a tipped in envelope addressed: "Walt Whitman. Attorny Generali Office. Washington D.C." dated Feb. 23th. (18)67. - Spines faded, Exlibris of an american public library, fine set. Publisher's dark green morocco over marbled boards ruled in gilt. Spines lettered and decoratively tooled in gilt in compartments in a floral design, top edge gilt, others uncut, marbled endpapers. 10 volumes. Bookseller Inventory # 78832AB

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Whitman, Walt; Cava, Paul

Published by Edition Galerie Vevais (2005)

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Item Description: Edition Galerie Vevais, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Folio. Walt Whitman's Children of Adam cycle paired with illustrations by artist Paul Cava. A beautiful fabric bound limited gallery edition signed by the artist. #108/300. Profuse color plates, multiple gate-folds. A fine used copy. Signed by Illustrator(s). Bookseller Inventory # 034120

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