Worshipping Walt: The Whitman Disciples


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Despite his protests, Anne Gilchrist, distinguished woman of letters, moved her entire household from London to Philadelphia in an effort to marry him. John Addington Symonds, historian and theorist of sexual inversion, sent him avid fan mail for twenty years. And volunteer assistant Horace Traubel kept a record of their daily conversations, producing a nine-volume compilation. Who could inspire so much devotion? Worshipping Walt is the first book on the Whitman disciples--the fascinating, eclectic group of nineteenth ...

Worshipping Walt: The Whitman Disciples 2010, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691146317

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Worshipping Walt: The Whitman Disciples 2008, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691128085