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Conserving Walt Whitman"s fame

Conserving Walt Whitman"s fame

selections from Horace Traubel"s Conservator, 1890-1919

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Published by University of Iowa Press in Iowa City, IA .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Gary Schmidgall.
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LC ClassificationsPS
The Physical Object
Paginationlviii, 418 p. ;
Number of Pages418
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22724181M
ISBN 10087745972X

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Conserving Walt Whitman's Fame: Selections from Horace Traubel's Conservator, In this Book. Additional Information. Conserving Walt Whitman's Fame: Selections from Horace Traubel's Conservator, ; Schmidgall, Gary ; Book; Published by: University of Iowa Press; View View Citation Cited by: 3.

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cm.—(The Iowa Whitman series) Includes bibliographical references and index. isbn x (cloth) 1. Whitman, Walt, – 2. Poets, American—19th century—Biography. Schmidgall, Gary, –. Conserving Walt Whitman's Fame Book Description: It is now difficult to imagine that, in the years before Whitman's death inthere was real doubt in the minds of Whitman and his literary circle whether Leaves of Grass would achieve lasting fame.

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