Complete Poems and Prose, 1855-1888; Authenticated & Personal Book (Handled by W.W.); Portraits from Life; Autograph

Philadelphia: Ferguson Bros. 1888. First. hardcover. Large thick 8vo, 1/2 leather over green cloth; marbled end-papers. (Philadelphia: Ferguson Bros., 1888). Limited First Edition. good.

Hand-written limitation: Number 288 of 600 copies, signed by Whitman on the sectional title for "Leaves of Grass". One preliminary leaf -"Note at Beginning" is detached, and has worm-holes in the margin. From the library of Jean Hersholt, with his signed book-plate, (No. W.15).

Price: $4,500.00

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