Book/Printed Material Image 20 of Feinberg Whitman Coll Copy 3 Feinberg Whitman Coll Copy 3

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Title
Leaves of grass.
Contributor Names
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892.
Bemis, Frank Brewer, 1861-1935, former owner.
Field, Eugene, 1850-1895, former owner.
Groves, John Stuart, former owner.
Mosher, Thomas Bird, 1852-1923, former owner.
Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902, former owner.
Cook, Clarence, 1828-1900, former owner.
Terry, Ellen, Dame, 1847-1928, former owner.
Craig, Edward Gordon, 1872-1966, former owner.
Carolyn Wells Houghton Whitman Collection (Library of Congress)
Charles E. Feinberg Collection of Walt Whitman (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Brooklyn, New York : [Walt Whitman], 1855
Notes
-  Author's name, Walter Whitman, appears in copyright statement on t.p. verso.
-  BAL and Myerson describe at least two issues, and various states of the copyright page, p. iv, frontispiece, and binding.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  BAL 21395
-  Myerson, J. Whitman, p. 12-20
-  LC copy has copyright page and p. iv in 2nd state, frontispiece in 1st state, and binding in BAL state A.
-  Recat to AACR2: qr15 01-27-95
-  LAC tnb 2019-08-22 no edits (14 cards)
Medium
95 p., [1] leaf of plates : 1 port. ; 29 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
PS3201 1855
PS3201 1855 Copy 2 Copy 2. Copyright page and p. iv in 2nd state, frontispiece in 1st state, and binding in BAL state A.
PS3201 1855 Copy 3 Copy 3. Copyright page and p. iv in 2nd state, frontispiece in 1st state, and binding in BAL state A.
PS3201 1855a Another issue. With [8] prelim. pages of press notices; frontispiece port. on India paper mounted on heavy plate paper; plain endpapers; covers without gilt borders or gilt lettering on back or ornaments on spine.
PS3201 1855a Copy 2 Copy 2 of the above issue.
PS3201 1855a Copy 3 Copy 3 of the above issue. Bookplate of Frank Brewer Bemis.
PS3201 1855a Copy 4 Copy 4 of the above issue. Frontispiece port. in 1st state. Bookplate of Eugene Field.
PS3201 1855a Copy 5 Copy 5 of the above issue. Formerly owned by William C. Keelunte, John Stuart Groves (bookplate).
PS3201 1855a Copy 6 Copy 6 of the above issue. Bookplate of Thomas B. Mosher.
PS3201 1855e Variant. Priority uncertain. Binding in BAL state B; without press notices; frontispiece in 1st state; yellow endpapers. Signed by the author. Bookplate of R.M. Bucke.
PS3201 1855e Copy 2 Copy 2 of the variant. Formerly owned by Clarence Cook, Ellen Terry (port. enclosed), Edward Gordon Craig.
PS3201 1855e Copy 3 Copy 3 of the variant.
PS3201 1855f Another issue. In paper wrappers.
PS3201 1855g Another issue. 1st English issue, with label above imprint: London, Wm. Horsell, 492 Oxford-street.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/feinberg.23679
Library of Congress Control Number
03023679
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Author's name, Walter Whitman, appears in copyright statement on t.p. verso. BAL and Myerson describe at least two issues, and various states of the copyright page, p. iv, frontispiece, and binding. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. BAL 21395 Myerson, J. Whitman, p. 12-20 LC copy has copyright page and p. iv in 2nd state, frontispiece in 1st state, and binding in BAL state A. Recat to AACR2: qr15 01-27-95 LAC tnb 2019-08-22 no edits (14 cards)
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/03023679
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Chicago citation style:

Whitman, Walt, Frank Brewer Bemis, Eugene Field, John Stuart Groves, Thomas Bird Mosher, Richard Maurice Bucke, Clarence Cook, et al. Leaves of Grass. [Brooklyn, New York: Walt Whitman, 1855] Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/03023679/.

APA citation style:

Whitman, W., Bemis, F. B., Field, E., Groves, J. S., Mosher, T. B., Bucke, R. M. [...] Charles E. Feinberg Collection Of Walt Whitman. (1855) Leaves of Grass. [Brooklyn, New York: Walt Whitman] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/03023679/.

MLA citation style:

Whitman, Walt, et al. Leaves of Grass. [Brooklyn, New York: Walt Whitman, 1855] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/03023679/>.