Walt Whitman"s Poems
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Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

ContributionsGay Wilson Allen (Editor), Charles T. Davis (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11354541M
ISBN 100814700071
ISBN 109780814700075

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