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Whitman

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Whitman

Poetry and Prose

By Walt Whitman

Library of America, Hardcover, 9780940450028, 1341pp.

Publication Date: May 6, 1982

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About the Author
Walt Whitman (1819-1892) was born on Long Island and educated in Brooklyn, New York. He served as a printer's devil, journeyman compositor, itinerant schoolteacher, editor, and unofficial nurse to Northern and Southern soldiers.
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