Leaves of Grass.

By: Whitman, Walt.

Price: $400.00

Quantity: 1 available


Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1881-2. Seventh edition, first printing, first issue, first state (Myerson, 1993, A2.7.a-1). Binding A: original orange-yellow cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, all edges cut, top edge plain, blue-veined endpapers, wove flyleaves, portrait inserted opposite p.29. There were 1,010 copies printed. BAL (21418, v.9, 1991) had this as printing B, with priority "probable". Light wear, two small splash stains on the front, a few light scratches on the back. The top of the front endpapers cracked 2 inches. Gatherings (3) and (4) a little pulled. Still, this copy better than Good.

Title: Leaves of Grass.

Author Name: Whitman, Walt.

Categories: Other,

Seller ID: whitman,walt.400boston:jamesr.osgoodandcompany,1