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    Walt Whitman. Leaves of Grass. Boston: Thayer and Eldridge, 1860-61. Myerson's third edition, presumed third (first unauthorized) printing [actually 1880?].

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    Walt Whitman. Leaves of Grass. Boston: Thayer and Eldridge, 1860-61. Myerson's third edition, presumed third (first unauthorized) printing [actually 1880?]. Frontispiece is in Myerson's Form 3, priority undetermined. Octavo. 456 pages. Inserted frontispiece. Publisher's full purple cloth over beveled boards, covers stamped and lettered in blind, spine lettered in blind and gilt. Some mild sunning and wear to spine, some rubbing to boards, evidence of bookplate removal on rear pastedown, bookplate on front pastedown. Very good.



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    April, 2012
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