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Notes on Walt Whitman, as poet and person

John Burroughs

Notes on Walt Whitman, as poet and person

by John Burroughs

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Published by American News Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892.,
  • Poets, American -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Burroughs.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsWhitman, Walt, 1819-1892., Sanborn, F. B. 1831-1917, former owner., Rossetti, William Michael, 1829-1919, former owner., Gilchrist, Herbert Harlakenden, b. 1857, former owner., Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911, former owner., Walt Whitman Collection (Library of Congress), Carolyn Wells Houghton Whitman Collection (Library of Congress), Charles E. Feinberg Collection of Walt Whitman (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3231 .B85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination108 p. ;
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6459910M
    LC Control Number43037510

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PREFACE. CONTENTS. PREFACE ~~~~~ ALTHOUGH Walt Whitman, as Poet and Person, remains yet comparatively an unknown, unregarded figure upon the vast and crowded canvas of our age, I feel--for reasons attempted to be set forth in the following pages--that I am in some sort called upon to jot down, while they are vivid upon me, my observations of him and his writings.

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[John Burroughs; Walt Whitman; F B Sanborn; William Michael Rossetti; Herbert Harlakenden Gilchrist; Thomas Wentworth Higginson; Walt Whitman Collection (Library of Congress); Carolyn Wells Houghton Whitman Collection (Library of Congress); Charles E.

Feinberg Collection of Walt Whitman (Library Notes on Walt Whitman Congress)]. Walt Whitman is both a major poet and an outstanding personality in the history of American literature.

He rose from obscurity to monumental fame, coming to be recognized as a national figure. His achievement is great, although it has been sometimes obscured by unfair, hostile criticism — or, conversely, by extravagant praise.

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Item Preview remove-circlePages: Full text of "Notes on Walt Whitman, as poet and person." See other formats. The poet the world has come to know as the American bard was born Walter Whitman in West Hills, Long Island in New York on May 31, His mother, Louisa, immigrated from Holland and his father.

A summary of “Song of Myself” in Walt Whitman's Whitman’s Poetry. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Whitman’s Poetry and what it means.

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Notes on Walt Whitman, as Poet and Person. spirit standard STANFORD UNIVERSITY statement strange summer sweet thee theme theory thin quarto things tion trees vast Vclsors voice Walt Whitman ward West Hills woods. Analysis. Walt Whitman composed the poem "O Captain.

My Captain!" after Abraham Lincoln's assassination in The poem is classified as an elegy or mourning poem, and was written to honor Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States.

Walt Whitman was born in and died inand the American Civil War was the central event of his life. Notes on Walt Whitman as Poet and Person by John Burroughs, Notes on Walt Whitman as Poet and Person by John Burroughs, Contact. Archives & Special Collections Library.

Phone () Office Walt Whitman and John Burroughs. Comrades. Walt Whitman(31 May - 26 March ) Walter "Walt" was an American poet, essayist and journalist.

A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works.

Whitman is among the most influential poets in the American canon, often called the father of free verse. His work was very. Walt Whitman was born on May 31,in West Hills, on Long Island, New York.

He was the second son of Walter Whitman, a house-builder, and Louisa Van Velsor. In the s and s, the family, which consisted of nine children, lived in Long Island and Brooklyn, where Whitman attended the.

In his earlier years Burroughs worked as a teacher and a farmer and for nine years as a clerk in the Treasury Department, Washington, D.C. In he paid tribute to his friend Walt Whitman in the book Notes on Walt Whitman as Poet and Person.

In Wake-Robin, the first of his books on birds, flowers, and rural scenes, was published. Two. It is an expression of both a welcome and a farewell.

Whitman reviews his message, anticipates life in death, and looks forward to the "athletic bands" which will be created and inspired by his Leaves. The poet, who has a prophetic tone of voice, creates the illusion of his physical person in words such as "this is no book [but] a man.".

Notes on Walt Whitman, as Poet and Person An electronic version of this text is available at The Walt Whitman Archive, an electronic scholarly edition of works. Notes on Walt Whitman as Poet and Person by John Burroughs.

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Publish your book with B&N. Burroughs first book was “Notes on Walt Whitman as Person and Poet.” At the end of Burroughs long life, he was particularly proud that he recognized Walt’s genius earlier than most, and helped promote the great poet’s career and reputation.

All are invited to both days, both events, of this grand celebration.5/5.Best of Walt Whitman Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.Walt Whitman was an American poet whose verse collection 'Leaves of Grass' is a landmark in the history of American literature.

Whitman's final book, Person. Walt Disney. Walt Disney was Born: May 31,