Complete Poems & Prose ... Authenticated and Personal Book. [Camden, 1888]. 8o. Pictorial title-page and three portrait plates. Original green half cloth, marbled boards, paper spine label (worn, label rubbed, hinges cracked). LIMITED EDITION, number 254 of 600 copies SIGNED BY WHITMAN on the title-page. BAL 21431 (Binding A); Meyerson A2.7.m (Binding A). -- Leaves of Grass with Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance o'er Travel'd Roads. [Camden, 1889]. 8o. Photographic portrait frontispiece and five portrait plates. (Mount of frontispiece creased, last signature loose.) Original black leather wallet binding with leather flap (worn and rubbed); quarter morocco slipcase. Seventh edition, fourteenth printing, SIGNED BY WHITMAN on the title-page. BAL 21435 (Binding A); Meyerson A2.7.n. (3) " /> [WHITMAN, Walt]. <I>Two Rivulets</I>. Camden, 1876. 8<V>o. Frontispiece portrait SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY WHITMAN: "born May 31 1819." Original tan half calf, orange cloth boards, edges gilt (hinges cracked); cloth slipcase. FIRST EDITION. BAL 21411; Meyerson A9.1.a. -- <I>Complete Poems & Prose ... Authenticated and Personal Book</I>. [Camden, 1888]. 8<V>o. Pictorial title-page and three portrait plates. Original green half cloth, marbled boards, paper spine label (worn, label rubbed, hinges cracked). LIMITED EDITION, number 254 of 600 copies SIGNED BY WHITMAN on the title-page. BAL 21431 (Binding A); Meyerson A2.7.m (Binding A). -- <I>Leaves of Grass with Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance o'er Travel'd Roads</I>. [Camden, 1889]. 8<V>o. Photographic portrait frontispiece and five portrait plates. (Mount of frontispiece creased, last signature loose.) Original black leather wallet binding with leather flap (worn and rubbed); quarter morocco slipcase. Seventh edition, fourteenth printing, SIGNED BY WHITMAN on the title-page. BAL 21435 (Binding A); Meyerson A2.7.n. (3) | Christie's
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    [WHITMAN, Walt]. Two Rivulets. Camden, 1876. 8o. Frontispiece portrait SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY WHITMAN: ''born May 31 1819.'' Original tan half calf, orange cloth boards, edges gilt (hinges cracked); cloth slipcase. FIRST EDITION. BAL 21411; Meyerson A9.1.a. -- Complete Poems & Prose ... Authenticated and Personal Book. [Camden, 1888]. 8o. Pictorial title-page and three portrait plates. Original green half cloth, marbled boards, paper spine label (worn, label rubbed, hinges cracked). LIMITED EDITION, number 254 of 600 copies SIGNED BY WHITMAN on the title-page. BAL 21431 (Binding A); Meyerson A2.7.m (Binding A). -- Leaves of Grass with Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance o'er Travel'd Roads. [Camden, 1889]. 8o. Photographic portrait frontispiece and five portrait plates. (Mount of frontispiece creased, last signature loose.) Original black leather wallet binding with leather flap (worn and rubbed); quarter morocco slipcase. Seventh edition, fourteenth printing, SIGNED BY WHITMAN on the title-page. BAL 21435 (Binding A); Meyerson A2.7.n. (3)

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    [WHITMAN, Walt]. Two Rivulets. Camden, 1876. 8o. Frontispiece portrait SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY WHITMAN: "born May 31 1819." Original tan half calf, orange cloth boards, edges gilt (hinges cracked); cloth slipcase. FIRST EDITION. BAL 21411; Meyerson A9.1.a. -- Complete Poems & Prose ... Authenticated and Personal Book. [Camden, 1888]. 8o. Pictorial title-page and three portrait plates. Original green half cloth, marbled boards, paper spine label (worn, label rubbed, hinges cracked). LIMITED EDITION, number 254 of 600 copies SIGNED BY WHITMAN on the title-page. BAL 21431 (Binding A); Meyerson A2.7.m (Binding A). -- Leaves of Grass with Sands at Seventy & a Backward Glance o'er Travel'd Roads. [Camden, 1889]. 8o. Photographic portrait frontispiece and five portrait plates. (Mount of frontispiece creased, last signature loose.) Original black leather wallet binding with leather flap (worn and rubbed); quarter morocco slipcase. Seventh edition, fourteenth printing, SIGNED BY WHITMAN on the title-page. BAL 21435 (Binding A); Meyerson A2.7.n. (3)

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