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Whitman, Walt; Sandburg, Carl (intro.)Leaves of Grass
$20.00
Publisher: Modern Library, 1921
New York: Modern Library. Fair with no dust jacket. 1921. Hardcover. Sound binding. Front hinge broken. Two previous owners' names on front pastedown. Clean, tanned pages with light reading wear. Cloth over boards is edge worn, especially at spine, with bumped corners and overall shelf wear. Gilt lettering on spine is rubbed and faded. ; First Modern Library edition of Whitman's poetry. From the collection of American psychic, astrologer, and spiritual guide Doris Hope Phillips Pinkerton...
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Whitman, Walt. Foreward by James D. Hart. Woodcuts by William EversonAmerican Bard: The Original Preface to Leaves of Grass Arranged in Verse
$50.00
ISBN 0670117064
Publisher: Viking Press
New York: Viking Press, (1982). First Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 35 pages. Inscribed by Everson and by Hart on front free endpaper. First edition thus. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Dust jacket mildly scuffed and with mild edge wear. First edition. Signed.
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Whitman, Walt; Weston, Edward [Photographer]Leaves of Grass
$850.00
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. Signed Limited Edition. Very Good. One of 1,500 numbered copies signed by Edward Weston. Very Good, lacking the slip case. Light rubbing at extremities, toning to spine. Volume II shows bumping to top corner, a repaired tear to the paper at the rear board. Whitman's epic poem, illustrated with 50 photographic plates from Edward Weston. Copy number 1,414 of a limited 1,500 signed by Weston. Signed.
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Whitman, WaltGood-Bye My Fancy: 2nd Annex to Leaves of Grass
$4,165.00
Publisher: David McKay, 1891
Philadelphia: David McKay, 1891. 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. . Signed By Author....
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Whitman, WaltLEAVES OF GRASS with Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance o'er Travel'd. Richard Maurice Bucke's Copy.
$17,750.00
Publisher: Self Published, 1889
Camden, New Jersey: Self Published, 1889 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...
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WHITMAN, WaltLEAVES OF GRASS
$175.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1929
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1929. Hardcover. Near Fine, lacking the slipcase. 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...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass Introduction by Mark van Doren
$900.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942. 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. Weston, Edward. One of 1500 numbered copies signed by Weston. Illustrated with 50 photographic plates by Edward Weston. 2 vols. Tall 4to. Signed.
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Whitman, Walt with Photographs by Edward WestonLeaves Of Grass (Two Volume Set in Slipcase, Signed by Weston)
$1,000.00
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good +. 4to. Two volume set of matching books in original hard slipcase with paper label at spine. Introduction by Mark Van Doren. With photographs especially commissioned for this edition by Edward Weston. Hand-numbered copy 253 and SIGNED by Weston at the end of Volume II. Includes The Monthly Letter of The Limited Editions Club, a four page booklet. Small amount of chipping to spine of Volume I else a very...
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WHITMAN, Walt (Edward WESTON)LEAVES OF GRASS
$1,250.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942. Hardcover. Very minor wear to the spine tips and corners. Near Fine, lacking the slipcase. Edward Weston. Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into exquisitely clear half-tones printed on coated paper. Each spine has a leather label with the title stamped in gilt....
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WHITMAN, Walt (Edward WESTON)LEAVES OF GRASS
$1,750.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942. Hardcover. Tasteful bookplate on each front pastedown. Just a touch of wear to the spine tips. About Fine in a Near Fine slipcase with faint dampstaining to the edge of one side. Uncommon in this condition. Edward Weston. Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into...
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[Lime Kiln Press] WHITMAN, WaltAmerican Bard. Being the preface to the first edition of Leaves of Grass now restored to its native verse rhythms and presented as a living poem.
$2,000.00
Publisher: Lime Kiln Press, 1981
[Santa Cruz, CA]: Lime Kiln Press. 1981. hardcover. 4to. 35, [1 blank], [3] pp. 2 woodcuts. Half gilt-stamped pig skin. over raw India silk; top right edges faintly rubbed. SIGNED by. printer William Everson in ink at limitation page. Prospectus laid-. in, along with (slightly soiled) invitation to a reception. celebration the book's publication, held on 6/3/1981 at the UC Santa. Cruz McHenry Library. Near fine. RARE.. LIMITED EDITION of 115 numbered copies [#24] printed on a rich ivory rag...
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[Wood, Dave] Walt WhitmanLeaves of Grass
$4,000.00
Publisher: D. J. Harwood & Associates, 2013
Pomoma, Australia: D. J. Harwood & Associates, 2013 `.. One-of-a-Kind. 15 x 6.5"; 23 leaves plus free end page and pastedown of marbled foil paper. 13 leaves of calligraphy. Bound in paper-covered boards with 3 marbled paper shaped ornaments. Laid in custom paper case. Signed by the artist. A calligraphic presentation of a selection of poems from Whitman's iconic work with calligraphy and illustration by Dave Wood. Jan Wood: "This one-of-a-kind book is unique in so many ways - it's shape,...
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass
$4,000.00
Publisher: Rees Welsh & Co., 1882
Philadelphia: Rees Welsh & Co., 1882. BAL 21419; identifying this edition as largely a reprint of the Boston 1881-82 edition (the publisher of which, Osgood, gave up issuing the book under pressure from the Massachusetts Attorney General), but incorporating a number of changes (at least 16 are identified). This publisher, under the direction of a young David McKay, ignored the legal threat, producing four printings of this edition before the plates were issued under McKay’s own imprint....
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass
$5,500.00
Publisher: James R. Osgood, 1882
Boston: James R. Osgood, 1882. BAL 21418. Printing B (”probably in this sequence” - 508 copies were printed). This edition was suppressed upon threats from authorities for supposed “obscene” content. With the ownership signature of Hamilton W. [Wright] Mabie, a prolific editor, critic and essayist; among his many subjects were reviews and essays on Whitman. Tipped in at the title page is Whitman’s signed hotel calling card from 1887. Front hinge repaired; some cloth wear, minor...
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass With Sands at Seventy and A Backward Glance O’er Travel’d Roads
$8,500.00
Publisher: privately printed, 1889
Camden: privately printed, 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...
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of Grass, with Sands at Seventy & A Backward Glance o'er Travel'd Roads
$9,500.00
Publisher: 1889
Philadelphia: 1889. hardcover. very good(+). 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). 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...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$10,000.00
Publisher: Camden, NJ: s.n., 1876
Camden, NJ: s.n., 1876 Author's edition. Signed by Whitman on the title page. Publisher's light tan leather and green marbled boards, tan title label lettered in gilt, decorative lattice pattern to the spine in blind, ruled in blind, yellow coated endpapers. A bright and unsophisticated copy, with some light rubbing to the extremities, minor toning to the spine, a few small chips to the spine head, some light soiling to the leather, otherwise clean boards, a hint of residue to the endpapers,...
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of grass; Two rivulets & photograph signed TWO WORKS SIGNED BY WHITMAN
$16,000.00
Publisher: n.p., 1876
With albumen photograph of Whitman as frontispiece, signed by the author on the photograph (his name and born May 31, 1918), and signed on the original yellow fly-leaf "Roden Noel, from the author." Two works offered together, uniformly bound by Bayntun in polished green calf, gilt-ruled covers, gilt spine with 2 spine labels. Both in exquisite condition, from the library of Louis E. Goodman with his bookplate in each volume. The author's edition. Six hundred copies of Leaves of grass were...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass.
$25.00
Hardcover
Publisher: New York: Mitchell Kennerly, 1914.
8vo. 455 pp. Fair in green leather, boards and first signature detached but present, gilt edges bright, covers discolored, spine chipped and frayed. (Poetry Books)
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WHITMAN, WaltLEAVES OF GRASS
$218.80
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1929
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... (Signed; Frederick Warde; 19th Century Literature; Poetry; LEC; Fine Press, Limited Editions Club, Signed, Walt Whitman, Literature: American, 19th Century American Literature)
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of Grass. With an Introduction written by Mark Van Doren and Ph
$1,500.00
Hardcover
WHITMAN, Walt. Leaves of Grass. With an Introduction Written by Mark Van Doren and Photographs Made by Edward Weston. 4tos. Two vols. Orig. boards with leather labels on spine, in publisher's slipcase. N.Y.: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. Limited to 1,500 copies signed by Weston. Despite some slight wear to the spines, a fine set of a scarce item.. Illustr: WESTON, Edward
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WHITMAN, Walt (Edward WESTON), Edward WestonLEAVES OF GRASS
$1,562.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into exquisitely clear half-tones printed on coated paper. Each spine has a leather label with the title stamped in gilt. With an introduction by Mark Van Doren. Copy #12 of 1500 SIGNED by the photographer on the colophon page. A masterpiece of the modern... (Signed; Modern Photography; Edward Weston; LEC; Modern Firsts; 19th Century Literature; Walt Whitman; Fine Press, Limited Editions Club, Signed, Illustrated Books, Modern Photography, 19th Century American Literature)
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WHITMAN, Walt (Edward WESTON), Edward WestonLEAVES OF GRASS
$2,187.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into exquisitely clear half-tones printed on coated paper. Each spine has a leather label with the title stamped in gilt. With an introduction by Mark Van Doren. Copy #1047 of 1500 SIGNED by the photographer on the colophon page. A masterpiece of the modern... (Signed; Modern Photography; Edward Weston; LEC; Modern Firsts; 19th Century Literature; Walt Whitman; Fine Press, Limited Editions Club, Signed, Illustrated Books, Modern Photography, 19th Century American Literature)
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass. - Including a Fac-simile autobiography, variorum readings of the poems and a department of Gathered Leaves.
$22.40
1900
Philadelphia, David Mc.Kay, c Frintispiz, 526 Seiten, einige Tafeln, 1 gefalt. Faksimile. 8°, grüner, goldgeprägter Original-Leinen-Band Hinterdeckel und Rücken stark fleckig und verfärbt, Vorderdeckel etwas. Ecken etwas abgestossen. Fliegender Vorsatz vorne mit Eckabriß, handschriftl. Besitzvermerk, umseitig mont. Porträtkarte (den Verf. zeigend) mit handschriftl. Legende. Bindung nach dem Titel angebrochen. Nochmals handschriftl. Besitzvermerk am Beginn des "Inscription"-Teiles. Vereinzelt... (Amerikanische Literatur)
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Whitman, Walt;Leaves of Grass.: - Including a Fac-simile autobiography, variorum readings of the poems and a department of Gathered Leaves.
$22.40
Publisher: Philadelphia, David Mc.Kay,, 1900
Hinterdeckel und Rücken stark fleckig und verfärbt, Vorderdeckel etwas. Ecken etwas abgestossen. Fliegender Vorsatz vorne mit Eckabriß, handschriftl. Besitzvermerk, umseitig mont. Porträtkarte (den Verf. zeigend) mit handschriftl. Legende. Bindung nach dem Titel angebrochen. Nochmals handschriftl. Besitzvermerk am Beginn des "Inscription"-Teiles. Vereinzelt Häkchen mit Tinte, nur stellenweise etwas fleckig, gegen Ende hin deutlicher, die hinteren Vorsätze braunfleckig. Insgesamt ein...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass ed. by Holloway, Emory
$49.99
Hardcover
Publisher: Heritage Press, New York, 1977
Full leather. Used - Fine/Like New Fine Signed by illustrator Tight binding with clean texr Fine One of 1000 copies bound in Morocco and signed by illustrator Rockwell Kent Foprest green leather cover is fragile very worn along edges and quite cracked along spine with piece . 527 p. Beautifully illustrated by Rockwell Kent. Leaves of Grass is a poetry collection by the American poet Walt Whitman. Among the poems in the collection are "Song of Myself, " "I Sing the Body Electric, " "Out of...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$75.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, New York, 1940
Hardcover. Used - Very Good. 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...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$218.80
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1929
Hardcover. Used - Very Good Near Fine lacking the slipcase. 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...
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Whitman WaltLeaves of grass
$235.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Heritage
First edition. . Full leather. Used - Very Good Very good Signed by illustrator . The Heritage Press / Nonesuch Press, New York / London, 1936. Green Morocco, Gilt. Book Condition: Good+. Color Frontispiece and Many B/W Illustrations By Rockwell Kent (illustrator). First Edition Thus. 9 1/8" Tall. One of 1000 copies of this special edition, bound in morocco and signed in ink by Kent on the colophon. No marks or names, hinges tight, a few tan spots to top and foredge of page block without...
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Whitman, Walt With Vojtech PreissigSalut Au Monde!
$350.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1930
First edition. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New. Folio. #92 of 390 copies (of which 360 were made available for sale). Printed on Zanders hand-made paper by the State Printing Office in Prague, Czechoslovakia in a new type cut by Vojtech Preissig and cast by the same office. SIGNED by the artist. A fine hardbound book. Tissue guards still in place. Comes in a printed thick cardboard slipcase which is in only good condition. A beautiful fine press production. First edition
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: David McKay, Publisher, 1891
Hardcover. Used - Very Good. Deathbed Edition. 438 pp. with author portrait at p. 29 with intact tissue guard. Original green cloth, top edge gilt. BAL 21441: Printing 2, Binding C. (No cancels. Author's name in facsimile autograph on spine. ) Near Fine condition. Front and rear hinges a little free, corners bumped. No inscriptions, clean pages, etc. Cloth has small scratch to front, tiny dent on back cover, rubbed and very lightly worn at head and tail. A very nice copy. Whitman's final...
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Whitman, Walt With Photographs By Edward WestonLeaves of Grass (Two Volume Set in Slipcase, Signed By Weston)
$1,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
First edition thus. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good . 4to. Two volume set of matching books in original hard slipcase with paper label at spine. Introduction by Mark Van Doren. With photographs especially commissioned for this edition by Edward Weston. Hand-numbered copy 253 and SIGNED by Weston at the end of Volume II. Includes The Monthly Letter of The Limited Editions Club, a four page booklet. Small amount of chipping to spine of Volume I else a very handsome set of books. Clean...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass: 1855: Facsimile Edition
$1,250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Thomas Bird Mosher, Portland, Maine, 1919
Facsimile. Hard Cover. Used - Very Good Very Good to Near Fine. Limited to 50. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Signed by Publisher 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. Facsimile
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Whitman, Walt (Edward Weston)Leaves of Grass
$1,562.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very minor wear to the spine tips and corners Near Fine lacking the slipcase. Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into exquisitely clear half-tones printed on coated paper. Each spine has a leather label with the title stamped in gilt. With an introduction by Mark Van...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$1,853.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
1st of This Edition. Cloth. Used - Very Good Near Fine. Quarto. Signed By the Photographer 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. 1st of This Edition
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Whitman, Walt (Edward Weston)Leaves of Grass
$2,187.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Hardcover. Used - Very Good Tasteful bookplate on each front pastedown Just a touch of wear to the spine tips About Fine in a Near Fine slipcase with faint dampstaining to the edge of one side Uncommon in this condition. Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into exquisitely clear half-tones printed on...
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Whitman, WaltGood-Bye My Fancy: 2nd Annex to Leaves of Grass
$4,250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: David McKay, Philadelphia, 1891
First Edition/First State. Gilt Embossed Cloth. Used - Very Good. Hard Cover. 8vo-Over 7 3/4"-9 3/4 " Tall. Signed By Author 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...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass; With Sands at Seventy, and a Backward Glance O'Er Travel'D Roads
$7,003.00
Hardcover
Publisher: N.p. [Privately Published? ] Printed By Ferguson Bros. Philadelphia, [Camden, New Jersey], 1889
Autographed, Special Edition. Used - Very Good. 12 Mo. Signed and Inscribed One of only 300 copies printed to celebrate "finishing my 70th year", and boldly signed by Whitman under the blurb on the title-page. There is also an ink inscription on the front blank "Dr. L.D. Morse / from his friend / R.M. Bucke / London, Ont. / 12 April 1899". Richard Maurice Bucke (1837-1902) was a prominent Canadian psychiatrist who became one of Whitman's most devoted friends and Whitman's first biographer....
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass, With Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance O'Er Travel'D Roads
$9,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: 1889, Philadelphia
hardcover. Used - Very Good Very good . 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). 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...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$10,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Camden, NJ: s.n., 1876
Hardcover. Used - Very Good Near Fine. Signed by Author Author's edition. Signed by Whitman on the title page. Publisher's light tan leather and green marbled boards, tan title label lettered in gilt, decorative lattice pattern to the spine in blind, ruled in blind, yellow coated endpapers. A bright and unsophisticated copy, with some light rubbing to the extremities, minor toning to the spine, a few small chips to the spine head, some light soiling to the leather, otherwise clean boards, a...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass With Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance O'Er Travel'D. Richard Maurice Bucke's Copy
$17,753.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Self Published, Camden, New Jersey, 1889
70th Birthday Edition. Used - Very Good. Signed by Author 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...
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Walt Whitman (Author); Mark Van Doren (Selected with Notes by); Mark Van Doren (With A Biographical & Critcal Introduction by)The Portable Walt Whitman: Leaves of Grass, Democtratic Vistas, Specimen Days (The Viking Portable Library)
$9.00
Publisher: The Viking Press, Publishers, 1965
New York: The Viking Press, Publishers, 1965. 698 pp. Solidly bound copy with moderate external wear. Clean text. Previous owner's name inscribed on first front-end page. Cover pages show moderate use around edges. . 10th Printing: May 1965. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by James & Ruth McCrea (Cover Design). 12mo - over 6 3/4 " - 7 3/4 " tall. Academic, Scholarly, Research. Signed.
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Whitman, Walt; Sandburg, Carl (intro.)Leaves of Grass
$20.00
Publisher: Modern Library, 1921
New York: Modern Library. Fair with no dust jacket. 1921. Hardcover. Sound binding. Front hinge broken. Two previous owners' names on front pastedown. Clean, tanned pages with light reading wear. Cloth over boards is edge worn, especially at spine, with bumped corners and overall shelf wear. Gilt lettering on spine is rubbed and faded. ; First Modern Library edition of Whitman's poetry. From the collection of American psychic, astrologer, and spiritual guide Doris Hope Phillips Pinkerton...
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WHITMAN, WaltWalt Whitman Here and Now: April 25-26, 1980 - A Conference in Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the Publication of Leaves of Grass.
$25.00
Publisher: Hofstra University, 1980
Hempstead, NY: Hofstra University, 1980. Paperback. 4to. Wrappers. (10pp). Very good. Probable sole printing of this detailed program to this scholarly gathering. On the third leaf, alongside a "Concert by Jeff Warner and Jeff Davis featuring music of the Whitman era" that followed the conference's opening greetings, Warner inscribes it "With regards to a long-time friend" and signs, and below this Davis too signs. Laid in is a related promotional poster for the conference. Unusual. From the...
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Whitman, Walt. Foreward by James D. Hart. Woodcuts by William EversonAmerican Bard: The Original Preface to Leaves of Grass Arranged in Verse
$50.00
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Publisher: Viking Press
New York: Viking Press, (1982). First Edition. Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 35 pages. Inscribed by Everson and by Hart on front free endpaper. First edition thus. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Dust jacket mildly scuffed and with mild edge wear. First edition. Signed.
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Whitman, Walt. (Poems)Leaves of Grass with Autobiography.
$50.00
Publisher: David McKay., 1900
Philadelphia: David McKay.. Good with no dust jacket. 1900. Hardcover. First edition (thus) Good copy in green cloth with gilt titles on front cover and spine. Gilt top edge. Previous owner's inscription on front pastedown. (567pp. ) Features facsimile inscribed photograph of Whitman with tissue guard opposite title page. Also pull-out facsimile of manuscript pages. (Previous owner's pencil and ink annotations throughout text. General wear, though solid for thte most part. ) Place copy only....
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$75.00
Publisher: David McKay, 1900
Philadelphia: David McKay, 1900. Includes a facsimile autobiographical note, variorum readings of the poems and a department of Gathered Leaves. A new illustrated edition incorporating Whitman's final changes printing, bound in an Art Nouveau floral design with gilt titles and top foreedge, deckle edges, and tissue interleaving to frontispiece. This edition bears a photograph of Whitman that was inscribed to David McKay, its publisher, in 1890, and concludes with the a fifteen page...
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of Grass.
$75.00
Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1940
New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 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...
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Whitman, Walt; Cava, Paul (illus.)Walt Whitman / Paul Cava: Children of Adam from Leaves of Grass (English and German Edition)
$80.00
ISBN 3936165440
Publisher: edition Galerie Vevais, 2005
edition Galerie Vevais, 2005-10-01. Oversized Paperback.. Very good condition.. Inscribed by the artist Paul Cava. Text in English and German. Minor wear to extremities. Signed.
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Whitman, Walt and Everson, WilliamAmerican Bard, The Original Preface to Leaves of Grass, Arranged in Verse, with Woodcuts By William Everson
$95.00
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Publisher: Viking Pr, 1982
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Viking Pr, 1982. SIGNED BY WILLIAM EVERSON.. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by William Everson. First edition. Signed.
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Whitman, Walt and Everson, WilliamAmerican Bard, The Original Preface to Leaves of Grass, Arranged in Verse, with Woodcuts By William Everson
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Publisher: Viking Pr, 1982
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Viking Pr, 1982. Inscribed and autographed by William Everson.. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by William Everson. First edition. Signed.
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Whitman, WaltAn 1855-56 Notebook Toward the Second Edition of Leaves of Grass. [Subtitle]: Introduction and Notes by harold W. Blodgett, with a foreword by Charles E. Feinberg & additional notes by William White
$100.00
Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press, 1959
Southern Illinois University Press,. 1959.. Hardcover. Very good plus condition with text clean & binding tight / lightly. soiled slipcase. Number 86 of 500 signed by Charles Feinberg, 41pp. Signed.
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Walt WhitmanLeaves of Grass
$124.00
Publisher: James R. Osgood, 1881
James R. Osgood, 1881. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Ochre cloth, gilt titles & devices. corners bumped, fraying & fading to the spine ends. Interior clean, tight, bright & unmarked but for name and date signed to first free end paper. Tissue guarded portrait of Whitman. Photographs on request.. Signed.
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(Limited Editions Club) Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass. With an Introduction by Carolyn Wells
$150.00
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, 1929
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1929. No. 492 of 1500 copies, signed by designer Frederic Warde. Frontispiece portrait, facsimile of a page of the first edition. xlvi, 154 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Green patterned cloth. Spine ends slightly rubbed, spine slightly darkened, else Fine. Lacking slipcase. No. 492 of 1500 copies, signed by designer Frederic Warde. Frontispiece portrait, facsimile of a page of the first edition. xlvi, 154 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. The second book of the press. Signed.
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WHITMAN, WaltLEAVES OF GRASS
$218.80
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1929
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1929. Hardcover. Near Fine, lacking the slipcase. 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...
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Whitman, Walt; Cava, PaulWalt Whitman and Paul Cava / Children of Adam from Leaves of Grass (English and German Edition)
$325.00
Publisher: Edition Galerie Vevais, 2005
Edition Galerie Vevais. 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. . Fine. Hardcover. 2005. Signed.
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Whitman, Walt; Weston, Edward [Photographer]Leaves of Grass
$850.00
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. Signed Limited Edition. Very Good. One of 1,500 numbered copies signed by Edward Weston. Very Good, lacking the slip case. Light rubbing at extremities, toning to spine. Volume II shows bumping to top corner, a repaired tear to the paper at the rear board. Whitman's epic poem, illustrated with 50 photographic plates from Edward Weston. Copy number 1,414 of a limited 1,500 signed by Weston. Signed.
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass. Introduction by Mark van Doren
$900.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942. 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. Weston, Edward. One of 1500 numbered copies signed by Weston. Illustrated with 50 photographic plates by Edward Weston. 2 vols. Tall 4to. Signed.
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Whitman, Walt with Photographs by Edward WestonLeaves Of Grass (Two Volume Set in Slipcase, Signed by Weston)
$1,000.00
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good +. 4to. Two volume set of matching books in original hard slipcase with paper label at spine. Introduction by Mark Van Doren. With photographs especially commissioned for this edition by Edward Weston. Hand-numbered copy 253 and SIGNED by Weston at the end of Volume II. Includes The Monthly Letter of The Limited Editions Club, a four page booklet. Small amount of chipping to spine of Volume I else a very...
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Whitman, Walt; Photographs by Edward Weston; Introduction written by Mark van DorenLEAVES OF GRASS
$1,124.25
Publisher: New York: Limited Editions Club. 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club. 1942. Signed Limited Edition. Signed Limited Edition. Two volumes. Publisher's green illustrated boards with brown labels titled in gilt to the spine. Housed in the original slipcase. Illustrated with photographs by Edward Weston which were commissioned especially for this publication. An excellent very near fine set, the bindings square and tight, the spine tips lightly worn at the extremities. Neat bookplate to the front pastedown of each volume otherwise...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass: 1855: Facsimile Edition
$1,250.00
Publisher: Thomas Bird Mosher, 1919
Portland, Maine: Thomas Bird Mosher. Very Good to Near Fine. 1919. Facsimile. Hard Cover. 4to - over 9 3/4 " - 12" tall Signed by Publisher Limited to 50 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. . Signed.
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of Grass. With an Introduction written by Mark Van Doren and Ph
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0. WHITMAN, Walt. Leaves of Grass. With an Introduction Written by Mark Van Doren and Photographs Made by Edward Weston. 4tos. Two vols. Orig. boards with leather labels on spine, in publisher's slipcase. N.Y.: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. Limited to 1,500 copies signed by Weston. Despite some slight wear to the spines, a fine set of a scarce item. Signed.George S. MacManus Company
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass; With an Introduction Written by Mark van Doren and Photographs Made by Edward Weston .
$1,500.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942. First edition thus. Spine ends show some wear, otherwise fine in original plastic jackets (reinforced with cellotape), and rubbed slipcase, worn at upper joints.. Weston, Edward. 2 vols., 4tos, xxix + 264pp + index; original decorative boards with leather spine labels; slipcase. Limited to 1500 copies, signed by Weston at the colophon in Volume 2. The 49 photographs by Weston were specially commissioned for this publication, for which he conducted an...
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WHITMAN, Walt (Edward WESTON)LEAVES OF GRASS
$1,562.50
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942. Hardcover. Very minor wear to the spine tips and corners. Near Fine, lacking the slipcase. Edward Weston. Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into exquisitely clear half-tones printed on coated paper. Each spine has a leather label with the title stamped in gilt....
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass
$1,850.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942. 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.. Signed By the Photographer. 1st of This Edition. Cloth. Near Fine. Illus. by Edward Weston. Quarto....
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[Lime Kiln Press] WHITMAN, WaltAmerican Bard. Being the preface to the first edition of Leaves of Grass now restored to its native verse rhythms and presented as a living poem.
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Publisher: Lime Kiln Press, 1981
[Santa Cruz, CA]: Lime Kiln Press. 1981. hardcover. 4to. 35, [1 blank], [3] pp. 2 woodcuts. Half gilt-stamped pig skin. over raw India silk; top right edges faintly rubbed. SIGNED by. printer William Everson in ink at limitation page. Prospectus laid-. in, along with (slightly soiled) invitation to a reception. celebration the book's publication, held on 6/3/1981 at the UC Santa. Cruz McHenry Library. Near fine. RARE.. LIMITED EDITION of 115 numbered copies [#24] printed on a rich ivory rag...
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WHITMAN, Walt (Edward WESTON)LEAVES OF GRASS
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Publisher: Limited Editions Club, 1942
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942. Hardcover. Tasteful bookplate on each front pastedown. Just a touch of wear to the spine tips. About Fine in a Near Fine slipcase with faint dampstaining to the edge of one side. Uncommon in this condition. Edward Weston. Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into...
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[Wood, Dave] Walt WhitmanLeaves of Grass.
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Pomoma, Australia: D. J. Harwood & Associates, 2013 `.. One-of-a-Kind. 15 x 6.5"; 23 leaves plus free end page and pastedown of marbled foil paper. 13 leaves of calligraphy. Bound in paper-covered boards with 3 marbled paper shaped ornaments. Laid in custom paper case. Signed by the artist. A calligraphic presentation of a selection of poems from Whitman's iconic work with calligraphy and illustration by Dave Wood. Jan Wood: "This one-of-a-kind book is unique in so many ways - it's shape,...
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass
$4,000.00
Publisher: Rees Welsh & Co., 1882
Philadelphia: Rees Welsh & Co., 1882. BAL 21419; identifying this edition as largely a reprint of the Boston 1881-82 edition (the publisher of which, Osgood, gave up issuing the book under pressure from the Massachusetts Attorney General), but incorporating a number of changes (at least 16 are identified). This publisher, under the direction of a young David McKay, ignored the legal threat, producing four printings of this edition before the plates were issued under McKay’s own imprint....
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Whitman, WaltGood-Bye My Fancy: 2nd Annex to Leaves of Grass
$4,165.00
Publisher: David McKay, 1891
Philadelphia: David McKay, 1891. 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. . Signed By Author....
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass
$5,500.00
Publisher: James R. Osgood, 1882
Boston: James R. Osgood, 1882. BAL 21418. Printing B (”probably in this sequence” - 508 copies were printed). This edition was suppressed upon threats from authorities for supposed “obscene” content. With the ownership signature of Hamilton W. [Wright] Mabie, a prolific editor, critic and essayist; among his many subjects were reviews and essays on Whitman. Tipped in at the title page is Whitman’s signed hotel calling card from 1887. Front hinge repaired; some cloth wear, minor...
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass; with Sands at Seventy, and A Backward Glance O'er Travel'd Roads
$7,000.00
Publisher: N.p. [Privately Published?] Printed By Ferguson Bros. Philadelphia, 1889
[Camden, New Jersey]: N.p. [Privately Published?] Printed By Ferguson Bros. Philadelphia, 1889. One of only 300 copies printed to celebrate "finishing my 70th year", and boldly signed by Whitman under the blurb on the title-page. There is also an ink inscription on the front blank "Dr. L.D. Morse / from his friend / R.M. Bucke / London, Ont. / 12 April 1899". Richard Maurice Bucke (1837-1902) was a prominent Canadian psychiatrist who became one of Whitman's most devoted friends and Whitman's...
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass. With Sands at Seventy and A Backward Glance O’er Travel’d Roads
$8,500.00
Publisher: privately printed, 1889
Camden: privately printed, 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...
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of Grass.
$8,994.00
Publisher: Camden, New Jersey,, 1876
Camden, New Jersey, 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...
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of Grass, with Sands at Seventy & A Backward Glance o'er Travel'd Roads.
$9,500.00
Publisher: 1889
Philadelphia: 1889. hardcover. very good(+). 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). 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...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
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Publisher: Camden, NJ: s.n., 1876
Camden, NJ: s.n., 1876 Author's edition. Signed by Whitman on the title page. Publisher's light tan leather and green marbled boards, tan title label lettered in gilt, decorative lattice pattern to the spine in blind, ruled in blind, yellow coated endpapers. A bright and unsophisticated copy, with some light rubbing to the extremities, minor toning to the spine, a few small chips to the spine head, some light soiling to the leather, otherwise clean boards, a hint of residue to the endpapers,...
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of grass; Two rivulets & photograph signed TWO WORKS SIGNED BY WHITMAN
$16,000.00
Publisher: n.p., 1876
With albumen photograph of Whitman as frontispiece, signed by the author on the photograph (his name and born May 31, 1918), and signed on the original yellow fly-leaf "Roden Noel, from the author." Two works offered together, uniformly bound by Bayntun in polished green calf, gilt-ruled covers, gilt spine with 2 spine labels. Both in exquisite condition, from the library of Louis E. Goodman with his bookplate in each volume. The author's edition. Six hundred copies of Leaves of grass were...
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Whitman, WaltLEAVES OF GRASS with Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance o'er Travel'd. Richard Maurice Bucke's Copy.
$17,750.00
Publisher: Self Published, 1889
Camden, New Jersey: Self Published, 1889 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...
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Texte von Walt Whitman. Fotografien von Peter Cava. Vevais 2005.Children of Adam from Leaves of Grass. Limitierte Ausgabe.
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Used. Der Zyklus »Children of Adam« aus dem berühmten Buch »Grashalme« von Walt Whitman: Er handelt von der nicht zu bändigenden Kraft aus der Motivation von »Native Moments« - es ist eine Hymne der Hoffnung, eine Nation des neuen Amerikas wachsen und gedeihen zu sehen. Paul Cava schuf dazu vor sexueller Energie strotzende Bildepen voller metaphorischer Weite. »Paul Cavas Arbeiten laden uns ein in einen Garten der irdischen Lüste und erinnern uns gleichzeitig an seine Nähe zu den Gärten der...
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Whitman, Walt.The complete writings. Leaves of grass. The complete prose works. [Issued under the ed. . of Richard Maurice Bucke . With add. bibliogr. and critical material prep. by Oscar Lovell Triggs.
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Publisher: New York, The Knickerbocker Press: G. P. Putnam's Sons 1902., 1902
Used. 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... (GESAMTAUSGABEN; NUMMERIERTE BÜCHER; VORZUGSAUSGABEN)
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Whitman, WaltGood-Bye My Fancy: 2nd Annex to Leaves of Grass
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Publisher: David McKay, 1891
Gilt Embossed Cloth Very Good 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 an (Poetry, Walt Whitman, American Poets, American Poetry, Famous American Poets, Famous American Poetry, American Poetry, 19th Century Poetry)
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488 pages. Used - Very Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, VERY GOOD-BOOK/no dust jacket as published,. Hardcover Fiction. Book is NOT SIGNED OR AUTOGRAPHED. Book covers have minor shelf, rubbing and light edge wear with sewn in silk bookmark. In very good, unread or lightly read condition, not price clipped, not library or book club edition, not remainder marked. Seller is a lifelong book collector and each edition comes directly from his 35,000+ volume collection! Orders are shipped...
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WHITMAN, Walt).Walt Whitman Here and Now: April 25-26, 1980 -- A Conference in Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the Publication of Leaves of Grass.
$25.00
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Publisher: Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, 1980
Used. 4to. Wrappers. (10pp). Very good. Probable sole printing of this detailed program to this scholarly gathering. On the third leaf, alongside a "Concert by Jeff Warner and Jeff Davis featuring music of the Whitman era" that followed the conference's opening greetings, Warner inscribes it "With regards to a long-time friend" and signs, and below this Davis too signs. Laid in is a related promotional poster for the conference. Unusual. From the library of noted Lincoln and Civil War...
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Whitman, Walt. Foreward by James D. Hart. Woodcuts by William EversonAmerican Bard: The Original Preface to Leaves of Grass Arranged in Verse
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Publisher: Viking Press (1982), New York, 1982
Used - Near Fine. 35 pages. Inscribed by Everson and by Hart on front free endpaper. First edition thus. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Dust jacket mildly scuffed and with mild edge wear.; includes dustjacket
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Texte von Walt Whitman. Fotografien von Peter Cava. Vevais 2005.Children of Adam from Leaves of Grass. Limitierte Ausgabe.
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Used. Der Zyklus »Children of Adam« aus dem berühmten Buch »Grashalme« von Walt Whitman: Er handelt von der nicht zu bändigenden Kraft aus der Motivation von »Native Moments« - es ist eine Hymne der Hoffnung, eine Nation des neuen Amerikas wachsen und gedeihen zu sehen. Paul Cava schuf dazu vor sexueller Energie strotzende Bildepen voller metaphorischer Weite. »Paul Cavas Arbeiten laden uns ein in einen Garten der irdischen Lüste und erinnern uns gleichzeitig an seine Nähe zu den Gärten der...
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Whitman,Walt:Leaves Of Grass
$67.50
Publisher: Illustrated Modern Library 1944, 1944
Used. Illustrated by Boardman Robinson about FINE in VG slip case with an edge crack. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY ROBINSON. UNION
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WHITMAN, Walt.Leaves of Grass.
$75.00
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Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, New York, 1940
Used. 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...
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[???]AMERICAN BARD, THE ORIGINAL PREFACE TO LEAVES OF GRASS ARRANGED IN VERSE, WITH WOODCUTS BY WILLIAM EVERSON, FOREWORD BY JAMES D. HART
$78.00
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Publisher: The Viking Press, New York, 1982
Used. 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; includes dustjacket
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Whitman, Walt and Everson, WilliamAmerican Bard, The Original Preface to Leaves of Grass, Arranged in Verse, with Woodcuts By William Everson
$95.00
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Publisher: Viking Pr, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1982
Used - Fine. SIGNED BY WILLIAM EVERSON.; includes dustjacket (SIGNED BOOKS, POETRY, WALT WHITMAN, WILLIAM EVERSON)
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Whitman, Walt and Everson, WilliamAmerican Bard, The Original Preface to Leaves of Grass, Arranged in Verse, with Woodcuts By William Everson
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Publisher: Viking Pr, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1982
Used - Fine. Inscribed and autographed by William Everson.; includes dustjacket (SIGNED BOOKS, POETRY, WALT WHITMAN, WILLIAM EVERSON)
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Whitman, Walt.An 1855-56 Notebook Toward the Second Edition of Leaves of Grass. [Subtitle]: Introduction and Notes by harold W. Blodgett, with a foreword by Charles E. Feinberg & additional notes by William White.
$100.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press,, 1959
Used. Number 86 of 500 signed by Charles Feinberg, 41pp. Very good plus condition with text clean & binding tight / lightly soiled slipcase (POETRY-AMERICAN UNITED STATES)
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Whitman, Walt; Daniel, Lewis C.(illustrator)Leaves of Grass
$100.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Doubleday Doran, 1940
Used - Acceptable. 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 (LEWIS C. DANIEL. WALT WHITMAN ILLUSTRATIONS ART POETRY POEMS)
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Limited Editions Club) Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass. With an Introduction by Carolyn Wells
$150.00
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1929
Used. No. 492 of 1500 copies, signed by designer Frederic Warde. Frontispiece portrait, facsimile of a page of the first edition. xlvi, 154 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. The second book of the press. Green patterned cloth. Spine ends slightly rubbed, spine slightly darkened, else Fine. Lacking slipcase Frontispiece portrait, facsimile of a page of the first edition. xlvi, 154 pp. 1 vols. 8vo No. 492 of 1500 copies, signed by designer Frederic Warde. (LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB | PRIVATE PRESS AMERICAN)
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Whitman, WaltAn 1855-56 Notebook Toward the Second Edition of Leaves of Grass
$172.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press: Carbondale, IL (1959), 1959
Used. Facsimile pages, 10.25 x 6.75", gilt-lettered green cloth, 41pp, covers a bit rubbed and spotted, hinges loose else a decent copy. LIMITED TO 500 NUMBERED COPIES, SIGNED BY CHARLES FEINBERG, who wrote the introduction. ADDITIONALLY INSCRIBED "To Barbara with best wishes and love, Uncle Charles" AND SIGNED BY CHARLES FEINBERG ON TITLE PAGE. WITH A FEINBERG NOTECARD INSCRIBED AND SIGNED (IN FRENCH) BY "Tante Lee, Oncle Charles" (a bit water spotted).
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WHITMAN, WaltLEAVES OF GRASS
$218.80
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1929
Used. 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... (SIGNED; FREDERICK WARDE; 19TH CENTURY LITERATURE; POETRY; LEC; FINE PRESS)
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Whitman, Walt; Cava, PaulWalt Whitman and Paul Cava / Children of Adam from Leaves of Grass (English and German Edition)
$325.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Edition Galerie Vevais, 2005
Used - Fine. 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.
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Whitman, Walt. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent.LEAVES OF GRASS
$350.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Heritage Press and London: Nonesuch Press n.d. [1936], New York, 1936
Used. 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
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Whitman, Walt; [Yiddish translation by Miller, Louis]Poems from "Leaves of Grass" Lider fun bukh: "Bletlekh groz" [In YIDDISH]
$390.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Yiddish Cooperative Book League of the Yiddish International Workers Order, New York, New York, 1940
Used - Very Good. Inscribed by the translator. Text is entirely in Yiddish. Several photos of Whitman, his father, his home, etc. (JUDAICA YIDDISH POETRY LITERATURE TRANSLATION)
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Whitman, Walt [Edward Weston]Leaves of Grass
$625.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Used - Very Good. 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,...
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WHITMAN, Walt (1819-1892)Leaves of Grass
$685.00
Hardcover
Publisher: David McKay, No. 23 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia, 1884
Used - Fine. Reprint of the Rees Welsh edition of 1882 (which, in turn, reprinted the sixth, banned edition published in Boston), with integral title page; in effect, the second Philadelphia edition. 8vo: 382pp, single leaf with Samuel Hollyer 's steel-engraved portrait of Whitman and tissue guard inserted following p. 28. Publisher's finely woven mustard-yellow S cloth (BAL binding A), spine and upper cover lettered and decorated in gilt, mottled blue vein-pattern end papers. A superb...
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Whitman, Walt; Weston, Edward [Photographer]Leaves of Grass
$850.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, 1942
Used - Very Good. One of 1,500 numbered copies signed by Edward Weston. Very Good, lacking the slip case. Light rubbing at extremities, toning to spine. Volume II shows bumping to top corner, a repaired tear to the paper at the rear board. Whitman's epic poem, illustrated with 50 photographic plates from Edward Weston. Copy number 1,414 of a limited 1,500 signed by Weston.
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass. Introduction by Mark van Doren
$900.00
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Used. 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 (LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB)
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Whitman, Walt with Photographs by Edward WestonLeaves Of Grass (Two Volume Set in Slipcase, Signed by Weston)
$1,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Used - Very Good. 4to. Two volume set of matching books in original hard slipcase with paper label at spine. Introduction by Mark Van Doren. With photographs especially commissioned for this edition by Edward Weston. Hand-numbered copy 253 and SIGNED by Weston at the end of Volume II. Includes The Monthly Letter of The Limited Editions Club, a four page booklet. Small amount of chipping to spine of Volume I else a very handsome set of books. Clean and unmarked. The original hard slipcase... (POETRY, PHOTOGRAPHY, FINE PRESS, SIGNED)
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Whitman, Walt; Photographs by Edward Weston; Introduction written by Mark van DorenLEAVES OF GRASS
$1,128.72
Hardcover
Publisher: New York: Limited Editions Club, 1942
Used. Signed Limited Edition. Two volumes. Publisher's green illustrated boards with brown labels titled in gilt to the spine. Housed in the original slipcase. Illustrated with photographs by Edward Weston which were commissioned especially for this publication. An excellent very near fine set, the bindings square and tight, the spine tips lightly worn at the extremities. Neat bookplate to the front pastedown of each volume otherwise the contents are clean and fine throughout. The slipcase... (MODERN FIRST EDITIONS# SIGNED / INSCRIBED# LITERATURE# POETRY# GIFT IDEAS# ART BOOKS# PHOTOGRAPHY#)
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass: 1855: Facsimile Edition
$1,250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Thomas Bird Mosher, Portland, Maine, 1919
Used. 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
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass; With an Introduction Written by Mark van Doren and Photographs Made by Edward Weston . .
$1,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Used. 2 vols., 4tos, xxix + 264pp + index; original decorative boards with leather spine labels; slipcase. Limited to 1500 copies, signed by Weston at the colophon in Volume 2. The 49 photographs by Weston were specially commissioned for this publication, for which he conducted an "extensive tour of democratic America." Spine ends show some wear, otherwise fine in original plastic jackets (reinforced with cellotape), and rubbed slipcase, worn at upper joints.
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WHITMAN, Walt (Edward WESTON)LEAVES OF GRASS
$1,562.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Used. Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into exquisitely clear half-tones printed on coated paper. Each spine has a leather label with the title stamped in gilt. With an introduction by Mark Van Doren. Copy #12 of 1500 SIGNED by the photographer on the colophon page. A masterpiece of the modern... (SIGNED; MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY; EDWARD WESTON; LEC; FIRSTS; 19TH CENTURY LITERATURE; WALT WHITMAN; FINE PRESS)
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WHITMAN, WaltLeaves of Grass. With an Introduction written by Mark Van Doren and Ph
$1,650.00
Hardcover
Used. WHITMAN, Walt. Leaves of Grass. With an Introduction Written by Mark Van Doren and Photographs Made by Edward Weston. 4tos. Two vols. Orig. boards with leather labels on spine, in publisher's slipcase. N.Y.: The Limited Editions Club, 1942. Limited to 1,500 copies signed by Weston. Despite some slight wear to the spines, a fine set of a scarce item.
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass
$1,850.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Used - Near Fine. 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
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Whitman, WaltAmerican Bard. Being the Preface to the First Edition of Leaves of Grass Now Restored to its Native Verse Rhythms and Presented as a Living Poem
$2,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Lime Kiln Press, (Santa Cruz), 1981
Used. Folio. 37pp. One of 115 copies printed, illustrated, and signed by William Everson. This book was Everson's final offering as Master Printer of the Lime Kiln Press. Illustrated with two woodcuts, it is the only book that he both printed and illustrated. Bound in three-quarter gray pigskin and raw India silk-over-boards. An extremely fine, crisp copy. Prospectus laid in.
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WHITMAN, Walt (Edward WESTON)LEAVES OF GRASS
$2,187.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Limited Editions Club, New York, 1942
Used. Two slim, tall quarto (9" x 12") volumes bound in imitation vellum reproducing in dark grass-green ink a photograph by Edward Weston who has illustrated the volume with 49 photographs specially commissioned for this book and made into exquisitely clear half-tones printed on coated paper. Each spine has a leather label with the title stamped in gilt. With an introduction by Mark Van Doren. Copy #1047 of 1500 SIGNED by the photographer on the colophon page. A masterpiece of the modern... (SIGNED; MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY; EDWARD WESTON; LEC; FIRSTS; 19TH CENTURY LITERATURE; WALT WHITMAN; FINE PRESS)
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Whitman, WaltGood-Bye My Fancy: 2nd Annex to Leaves of Grass
$4,250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: David McKay, Philadelphia, 1891
Used - Very Good. 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 (POETRY, WALT WHITMAN, AMERICAN POETS, FAMOUS 19TH CENTURY POETRY)
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass (Included in this Complete Poems & Prose of Walt Whitman 1855.1888)
$6,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Whitman, 1881
Used - Near Fine. 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.
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WHITMAN, WALTLeaves of Grass; with Sands at Seventy, and A Backward Glance O'er Travel'd Roads
$7,000.00
Publisher: N.p. [Privately Published?] Printed By Ferguson Bros. Philadelphia, [Camden, New Jersey], 1889
Used. One of only 300 copies printed to celebrate "finishing my 70th year", and boldly signed by Whitman under the blurb on the title-page. There is also an ink inscription on the front blank "Dr. L.D. Morse / from his friend / R.M. Bucke / London, Ont. / 12 April 1899". Richard Maurice Bucke (1837-1902) was a prominent Canadian psychiatrist who became one of Whitman's most devoted friends and Whitman's first biographer. However he is better known for his magnum opus "Cosmic Consciousness"...
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Whitman, Walt.The complete writings. Leaves of grass. The complete prose works. [Issued under the ed. . of Richard Maurice Bucke . With add. bibliogr. and critical material prep. by Oscar Lovell Triggs.
$7,076.73
Hardcover
Publisher: New York, The Knickerbocker Press: G. P. Putnam's Sons 1902., 1902
Used. 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... (GESAMTAUSGABEN; NUMMERIERTE BÜCHER; VORZUGSAUSGABEN)
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WHITMAN, WALT.Leaves of Grass. With Sands at Seventy and A Backward Glance O'er Travel'd Roads
$8,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Camden: privately printed, 1889, 1889
Used. 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...
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WHITMAN, Walt.Leaves of Grass.
$9,029.72
Publisher: Camden, New Jersey, 1876, 1876
Used. 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... (LITERATURE ENGLISH PRE-1900 POETRY AUTOGRAPHS & SIGNED BOOKS INSCRIBED, OR WITH LETTER AMERICAN SALE: JAN 2016 25%)
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WHITMAN, Walt.Leaves of Grass, with Sands at Seventy & A Backward Glance o'er Travel'd Roads.
$9,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: 1889, Philadelphia, 1889
Used. 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).
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Whitman, Walt.Leaves of Grass.
$9,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Author's Edition., Camden., 1882
Used - 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.
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$10,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Camden, NJ: s.n., 1876
Used - Near Fine. Author's edition. Signed by Whitman on the title page. Publisher's light tan leather and green marbled boards, tan title label lettered in gilt, decorative lattice pattern to the spine in blind, ruled in blind, yellow coated endpapers. A bright and unsophisticated copy, with some light rubbing to the extremities, minor toning to the spine, a few small chips to the spine head, some light soiling to the leather, otherwise clean boards, a hint of residue to the endpapers, some...
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Whitman, WaltLeaves of Grass
$11,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Camden, New Jersey, 1876
Used - Fine. 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.
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Whitman, WaltLEAVES OF GRASS with Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance o'er Travel'd. Richard Maurice Bucke's Copy.
$17,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Self Published, Camden, New Jersey, 1889
Used. 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...
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