Drum-taps (1865) and Sequel to Drum-taps (1865-6) A facsimile reproduction
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Drum-taps (1865) and Sequel to Drum-taps (1865-6) A facsimile reproduction by Walt Whitman

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Published by Scholars" Facsimiles & Reprints in Gainesville, Fla .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesScolar"s facsimiles & reprints
ContributionsMiller, Frederick De Wolfe,
LC ClassificationsPS3211 A1 1865C
The Physical Object
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16222699M

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Drum-Taps book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. First O songs for a prelude, Lightly strike on the stretch'd tympanum pride and Pages: the Drum Taps poems are excellent, but be careful because the edition I had mixed in some of the "When Lilacs last in " poems, which were not nearly as good. flag Like see review/5. DRUM-TAPS. FIRST, O songs, for a prelude, Lightly strike on the stretch'd tympanum, pride and joy in my city, How she led the rest to arms—how she gave the cue, How at once with lithe limbs, unwaiting a moment, she sprang; (O superb! O Manhattan, my own, my peerless! O strongest you in the hour of danger, in crisis! O. Six months after his original publication of Drum-Taps, Whitman republished the book with a “sequel,” a series of poems responding to the end of the war, including the death of Lincoln. This edition included Whitman’s famous elegy for Lincoln.

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