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Leaves of Grass
Leaves of Grass

Leaves of Grass

Legend Classics

POETRY

1660 Pages, 5 x 7.75

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $15.95 (US $15.95) (CA $20.95)

Publication Date: January 2020

ISBN 9781789550658

Rights: US, CA, AU & NZ

Legend Times Group (Jan 2020)
Legend Press

Price: $15.95
 
 

Overview

The poems of Leaves of Grass are loosely connected, with each representing Whitman's celebration of his philosophy of life and humanity. This book is notable for its discussion of delight in sensual pleasures during a time when such candid displays were considered immoral.

Author Biography

Walter "Walt" Whitman (1819—1892) was an American poet, essayist, and journalist. A humanist, he was a part of the transition between transcendentalism and realism, incorporating both views in his works.