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Leaves of Grass (Annotated)
Leaves of Grass (Annotated) | Walt Whitman
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In 1855, Walt Whitman published - at his own expense - the first edition of Leaves of Grass, a visionary volume of twelve poems. Showing the influence of a uniquely American form of mysticism known as Transcendentalism, ..
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from Song of Myself XXIV

#tussle #poetrymatters @TheSpineView

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What a wonderful bounty of beauty to wake up to this morning after traveling! Thank you, @TheBookHippie ! Every page is an art piece in this Rumi collection and the Whitman feels like a bible (cover is so soft)! Dark chocolate too and it all fits perfectly in the tote—I‘m ready to take some great books in it on my next adventure! You know me well!

Sorry, @KateReadsYA for the late post! Airport fun had me home past 1am. 😊 #LitsyFoundFamilySwap

Karisa And in true @TheBookHippie fashion, I‘ve now been looking into the connection between Rumi and Whitman. Looking through these books you sent I finally noticed there was one!🤦🏻‍♀️😂 Here‘s a link: https://whitmanarchive.org/item/anc.02135 (edited) 2mo
Karisa Oh my gosh! Seeing what Whitman underlined and his annotated notes on the writings Thoreau 😍 He underlined: “It is the characteristic of great poems that they will yield of their sense in due proportion to the hasty and the deliberate reader.” (edited) 2mo
TheBookHippie ♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️ I‘m so glad you love it! And are taking on my research 😘 I hope the notes came through with the books on the little Amazon papers!! 2mo
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TheBookHippie Also glad you landed finally!! 2mo
KateReadsYA Wow those books are absolutely beautiful 🥰 2mo
Karisa @TheBookHippie 🥰🥰🥰 2mo
AmyG Beautiful! 2mo
dabbe 🖤🐾🖤 2mo
Karisa @dabbe I was away for 4 days, so he is stuck to me like glue today 😊 2mo
kspenmoll Lovely! 2mo
AnnCrystal 💕🐕💝. 2mo
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