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WALT WHITMAN "My Canary Bird" Very First 1st Appearance POEM 1888 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373458007246

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, March 1, 1888  * Walt Whitman's "My Canary Bird" poem - 1st appearance The top half of page 6 has the printing of a short poem: "My Canary Bird" by Walt Whitman as noted at its conclusion. This was the very first printing of this Whitman poem as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive, and is very significant as such. Twelve pages, partially loose at the spine, toned at the margins with some chipping & margin tears, should be handled carefully.

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Ends March 12, 2021 09:52

$125.00
182078

Rare SAN FRANCISCO California Old West w/ Paris Commune & Anarchy 1884 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084258342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TRUTH, San Francisco, California, March 15, 1884 * Rare publication During its brief life (1882-1884), "Truth" published local, national, and international labor news, along with a wide range of radical literature. The ftpg. has a print of: "Delescluse - The Tancred of the Commune" being the famous Paris Commune. The balance of the ftpg. is concerning the Commune, with column heads: "THE TRAGEDY" "How Forty Thousand Working People were Assassinated". Beneath the print of Delescluze is a poem by Walt Whitman, taken from his "Songs of Insurrection". Four pages, archivally rejoined at the spine, a few repairs at margins, some foxing, good condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:07

$56.00
180383

WALT WHITMAN "Mannahatta" Very First 1st Appearance POEM 1888 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373017254890

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 27, 1888 * Walt Whitman's "Mannahatta" poem - 1st appearance Near the bottom of page 6 is the printing of a short poem: "Mannahatta" by Walt Whitman as noted at its conclusion. This was the very first printing of this Whitman poem as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive, and is very significant as such. Ten pages, partially loose at the spine, toned at the margins, should be handled carefully.

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Ends May 10, 2020 11:20

$125.00
178288

WALT WHITMAN "Old Salt Kossabone" Very First 1st Appearance POEM 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392641621225

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 23, 1888 * Walt Whitman's "Old Salt Kossabone" - 1st appearance Near the bottom of page 6 is the printing of a poem: "Old Salt Kossabone" by Walt Whitman as noted at its conclusion. This was the very first printing of this Whitman poem as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive, and is very significant as such. Twelve pages, some margin tears, toned at the margins, should be handled carefully.

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Ends February 16, 2020 15:25

$125.00
174197

WALT WHITMAN Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here 1st Debut POEM 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372720247880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 21, 1888 * Walt Whitman's "Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here" * First 1st appearance in printing Near the middle of page 6 is a poem titled: "Soon Shall the Winter's Foil Be Here" by the noted Walt Whitman, this being the very first appearance of this poem in print as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive, and is very significant as such. Complete in 12 pages, light toning with more at the edges, partially loose at the spine, quite fragile & must be handled carefully.

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Ends August 23, 2019 08:04

$175.00
171524

WALT WHITMAN "True Conquerors" Very First 1st Appearance POEM 1888 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392258652645

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, Feb. 15, 1888 * Walt Whitman's "True Conquerors" - 1st appearance Near the middle of page 6 is a poem titled: "True Conquerors" by the noted Walt Whitman, this being the very first appearance of this poem in print as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive, and is very significant as such. Complete in 12 pages, light toning with more at the edges, very good condition.

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Ends April 12, 2019 12:52

$225.00
169984

WALT WHITMAN "After the Dazzle of Day" 1st First Appearance POEM 1888 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392216314250

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, February 3, 1888 On page 4 is a poem titled: "After the Dazzle of Day", reading in its entirety: "After the dazzle of day is gone Only the dark night shows to my eyes the stars; After the clangor of organ majestic or chorus or perfect band Silent athwart my soul moves the symphony true. WALT WHITMAN". This is the very first appearance of this Walt Whitman poem, as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive. Very significant as such. Complete in 20 pages with the Supplement, light toning, a few minor margin tears, very good condition.

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Ends February 14, 2019 15:47

$175.00
169098

American Poet WALT WHITMAN 1st Appearance of Poem HALCYON DAYS 1850 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392190946552

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK HERALD, January 29, 1888 * Walt Whitman - American poet * 1st Appearance of "Halcyon Days" At the top of page 12 is a poem titled: "Halcyon Days" by the noted Walt Whitman, this being the very first appearance of this poem in print as verified by the Walt Whitman Archive, and is very significant as such. Complete in 24 pages, light toning, very good condition.

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Ends January 09, 2019 15:37

$225.00
167092

WALT WHITMAN "Abraham Lincoln, Born Feb. 12, 1809" 1st Appearance POEM 1876 News


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372455226394

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, February 12, 1876 * Walt Whitman's "ABRAHAM LINCOLN, BORN FEB. 12, 1809" * 1st appearance - quite rare Page 12 has Walt Whitman's "ABRAHAM LINCOLN (BORN FEB. 12, 1809)," which was a piece written exclusively for the New York Herald. While noteworthy, it is certainly one of his shortest poems. The entire text reads: "ABRAHAM LINCOLN (BORN FEB. 12, 1809). To-day from each and all, a breath of prayer, a pulse of thought,To memory of Him—to birth of Him," signed in block block type: WALT WHITMAN. In 40+ years of collecting, this is the only issue we have ever obtained for this date. Quite rare. Other news of the day is found throughout. Complete in 24 pages, very... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 09:30

$150.00
165715

WALT WHITMAN As a Strong Bird on Pinions Free Poem 1ST APPEARANCE 1872 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392096273131

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 26, 1872 * Walt Whitman * "As a Strong Bird on Pinions Free" * Considered the 1st publication Page 3 has Walt Whitman's, "As a Strong Bird on Pinions Free," which was a poem he wrote and delivered at the 1872 Commencement at Dartmouth College. This printing was actually from the day prior to the Commencement, making it one of the earliest if not the earliest printings of this poem. It is widely considered its first publication - and was later incorporated into an update of "Leaves of Grass." See the images for details. Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light browning, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:47

$225.00
165714

Rare WALT WHITMAN 1st Appearance of "TWO RIVULETS" Poem 1876 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372393290780

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, February 19, 1876 * Pre-publication extracts of "Two Rivulets" - 1st appearance * Much on and by Walt Whitman * 1st major works since "Leaves of Grass" Page 4, under the heading, "WALT WHITMAN'S POEMS," has per-publication extracts from "Two Rivulets," and are believed to be their 1st appearance. Included are "Eidolons," "Freedom," and "To A Locomotive In Winter," with additional Whitman thoughts on his writing and on the Centennial. See images for details. Other news of the day is found throughout. Complete in 12 pages, in very good condition.

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:47

$225.00
165713

WALT WHITMAN Proud Music of the Sea Storm POEM 1st Appearance in 1869 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372393290464

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, February, 1869 * Walt Whitman's "Proud Music of the Sea Storm" - 1st appearance * submitted to The Atlantic Monthly on behalf of Whitman as a favor Pages 199-203 have Walt Whitman's, "Proud Music of the Sea Storm," which, according to the Walt Whitman Archive, has the distinction of being a poem submitted to The Atlantic Monthly by Ralph Waldo Emerson, as a favor to Whitman. It would later be published in an update of his noteworthy collection, "Leaves of Grass." Other poems and reviews of period literature is present throughout. See images for details. It is great to have the 1st appearance of this Whitman poem in an authentic, contemporary original publication. Com... See More  

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Ends September 05, 2018 14:46

$325.00
165556

American Poet WALT WHITMAN 1st Appearance of Poem BARDIC SYMBOLS 1860 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372387126909

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, April, 1860 * Walt Whitman's "Bardic Symbols" - 1st appearance * also Whitman's 1st appearance in The Atlantic Monthly * 2 lines deleted by the publisher Pages 445-447 have Walt Whitman's, "Bardic Symbols," which is both the poem's 1st appearance and Whitman's 1st contribution to The Atlantic Monthly. According to the Walt Whitman Archive, the editor removed two lines from the poem which were believed to be too graphic. When it appeared in the updated edition of "Leaves of Grass," Whitman reinserted the lines. Other poems, announcements of new publications, and reviews of period literature are present throughout, including the announcement of the publication of "Hom... See More  

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Ends August 30, 2018 14:54

$325.00
164504

American Poet WALT WHITMAN 2nd Appearance of Poem RESURGEMUS 1850 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392062815999

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, June 22, 1850 * Walt Whitman - American poet * 2nd Appearance of "Resurgemus" A very notable issue for any literary collector as the front page contains at the head of the first column the second newspaper appearance of Walt Whitman's poem "Resurgemus" signed by him in type at its conclusion: Walter Whitman. The very first appearance was on page 3 of the daily edition the day prior. It was also reprinted at a later date in the N.Y. Evening Post. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 11, 2018 15:30

$350.00
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