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    Walt Whitman. Leaves of Grass. Camden, New Jersey: [Walt Whitman,] 1876. Author's Edition (sixth edition overall), one of an estimated 600 or so copies signed by Whitman on the title-page. Octavo (7.5 x 4.5 inches; 192 x 114 mm.). [2, blank], 384, [2, blank], [2, ads], [2, blank] pages. With two portraits of Whitman inserted throughout. Bound to style in modern half brown levant morocco over marbled boards, original brown gilt lettering label on spine, new endleaves. Binding a bit tight, first leaf with marginal chipping at upper edge, text toned, with some occasional thumbsoiling. A very good copy. BAL 21412.


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    September, 2019
    5th Thursday
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