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Walt Whitman, a Life
Walt Whitman a Life
Author: Justin Kaplan
ISBN-13: 9780671225421
ISBN-10: 0671225421
Publication Date: 10/1980
Pages: 432
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Publisher: Simon Schuster
Book Type: Hardcover
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Whitman's genius, passions, poetry, and androgynous sensibility entwined to create an exuberant life amid the turbulent American mid-nineteenth century. In vivid detail, Kaplan examines the mysterious selves of the enigmatic man who celebrated the freedom and dignity of the individual and sang the praises of democracy and the brotherhood of man.