Leaves of Grass

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Mundus Publishing, 1931 - American poetry - 537 pages
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Wonderful, vivid imagery. - Goodreads
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A love story with life, self, humankind, war, peace. - Goodreads
Read some poems for a research paper, enjoyed them. - Goodreads
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I don't hate poetry. In fact, with a good teacher in a classroom setting, poems can be real revelations. But this is the only book of poetry I've ever loved with, or without, any guidance. Plus, that PBS American Experience on Walt was really well done. Read full review

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Contents

To You
BOOK III
BOOK IV CHILDREN OF ADAM
From PentUp Aching Rivers
I Sing the Body Electric
A Woman Waits for Me
Spontaneous Me
One Hour to Madness and Joy
Out of the Rolling Ocean the Crowd
We Two How Long We Were Foold
Native Moments
Facing West from Californias Shores
Scented Herbage of My Breast
Whoever You Are Holding Me Now in Hand
For You O Democracy
Not Heaving from My Ribbd Breast Only
Of the Terrible Doubt of Appearances
Recorders Ages Hence
Are You the New Person Drawn Toward Me?
Trickle Drops
Behold This Swarthy Face
This Moment Yearning and Thoughtful
When I Persue the Conquerd Fame
Here the Frailest Leaves of Me
Earth My Likeness
To the East and to the West
Among the Multitude
BOOK VI
BOOK VII
BOOK VIII
BOOK IX
BOOK X
BOOK XI
BOOK XII
BOOK XIII
BOOK XIV
BOOK XV
BOOK XVI
Youth Day Old Age and Night
BOOK XVII BIRDS OF PASSAGE
Pioneers O Pioneers
To You
France the 18th Year of these States
Myself and Mine
Year of Meteors 185960
With Antecedents
BOOK XVIII
BOOK XIX SEADRIFT
As I Ebbd with the Ocean of Life
Tears
To the ManofWarBird
On the Beach at Night
On the Beach at Night Alone
Patroling Barnegat
BOOK XX BY THE ROADSIDE
Europe The 72d and 73d Years of These States
A HandMirror
Gods
Thoughts
To a President
The Dalliance of the Eagles
A Childs Amaze
Visord
Thought
BOOK XXI DRUMTAPS
Eighteen SixtyOne
Beat Beat Drums
From Paumanok Starting I Fly Like a Bird
Rise O Days from Your Fathomless Deeps
VirginiaThe West
The Centenarians Story
Cavalry Crossing a Ford
By the Bivouacs Fitful Flame
Vigil Strange I Kept on the Field One Night
A March in the Ranks HardPrest and the Road Unknown
As Toilsome I Wanderd Virginias Woods
Year That Trembled and Reeld Beneath Me
Long Too Long America
Dirge for Two Veterans
Over the Carnage Rose Prophetic a Voice
I Saw Old General at Bay
Ethiopia Saluting the Colors
Race of Veterans
Reconciliation
Delicate Cluster
Spirit Whose Work Is Done Washington City 1865
To a Foild European Revolutionaire
Unnamed Land
Song of Prudence
The Singer in the Prison
Warble for LilacTime
Out from Behind This Mask To Confront a Portrait
To Him That Was Crucified
Laws for Creations
I Was Looking a Long While
Miracles
To a Pupil
What Am I After All
Who Learns My Lesson Complete?
Tests
The OxTamer
Wandering at Morn
With All Thy Gifts
The Prairie States
BOOK XXVI
BOOK XXVII
BOOK XXVIII
Transpositions
BOOK XXX WHISPERS OF HEAVENLY DEATH
Whispers of Heavenly Death
Of Him I Love Day and Night
Yet Yet Ye Downcast Hours
Quicksand Years
What Ship Puzzled at Sea
To One Shortly to Die
Thought
As I Watch the Ploughman Ploughing
A Paumanok Picture
BOOK XXXII FROM NOON TO STARRY NIGHT
Faces
The Mystic Trumpeter
To a Locomotive in Winter
O MagnetSouth
All Is Truth
A Riddle Song
Excelsior
Mediums
Spain 187374
From Far Dakotas Canyons June 25 1876
ThickSprinkled Bunting
As I Walk These Broad Majestic Days
Years of the Modern
Ashes of Soldiers
Thoughts
Song at Sunset
As at Thy Portals Also Death
My Legacy
Camps of Green
As They Draw to a Close
Portals
BOOK XXXIV SANDS AT SEVENTY
From Montauk Point
The Bravest Soldiers
Queries to My Seventieth Year
Memories
Halcyon Days
Election Day November 1884
Death of General Grant
Of That Blithe Throat of Thine
Old Salt Kossabone
Continuities
Going Somewhere
The United States to Old World Critics
Life and Death
While Not the Past Forgetting
A Prairie Sunset
Twilight
As the Greeks Signal Flame
An Evening Lull
Lingering Last Drops
MY 71st Year
An Ended Day
ShakspereBacons Cipher
To the SunSet Breeze
A Christmas Greeting
A Twilight Song
A Voice from Death
A Persian Lesson
The Rounded Catalogue Divine Complete
The Unexpressd
Unseen Buds

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