Walt Whitman's Native Representations
by Ed Folsom and Walt Whitman and Albert Gelpi


Overview - Walt Whitman looked to many different areas of American culture to develop a distinctively American poetry. Scholar Ed Folsom investigates four of the areas Whitman found most fertile for his own poetic development the evolution of American dictionaries, the growth of the national sport of baseball, the decimation of American Indians, and the development of American photography.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Walt Whitman looked to many different areas of American culture to develop a distinctively American poetry. Scholar Ed Folsom investigates four of the areas Whitman found most fertile for his own poetic development the evolution of American dictionaries, the growth of the national sport of baseball, the decimation of American Indians, and the development of American photography. Illus.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780521585729
  • ISBN-10: 0521585724
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publish Date: March 2012
  • Page Count: 218
  • Dimensions: 8.88 x 5.97 x 0.59 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.78 pounds

Series: Cambridge Studies in American Literature & Culture

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Books > Literary Criticism > American - General
Books > Literary Criticism > Poetry

 
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