Leaves of Grass

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Description

Hardcover, full green genuine leather binding, heavily decorated in gold with raised spine. All edges gilt, salmon silk moire end-papers and silk ribbon marker bound-in. Printed on archival acid-neutral paper. 527 pages. Includes publisher’s prefce and preface to the 1855 edition. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. First Easton Press edition thus. A title in the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series, Collector’s Edition. No previous ownership marks. Minor loss to gilt on intricately detailed cover ornamentation, else like new. A clean, square, tight and unmarked copy, with gilt edges flawless. Near fine.

Additional information

Weight 2.81 lbs
Book Author

Whitman, Walt

Publisher

Easton Press

Publish Year

Publish Place

Norwalk, Connecticut

Size

8vo – over 7¾ – 9¾" tall

Book Condition

Binding Type

Hardcover

Language

Edition