THE WOUND DRESSER. | A SERIES OF LETTERS WRITTEN FROM THE HOSPITALS IN WASHINGTON DURING THE WAR OF THE REBELLION. Walt Whitman.

THE WOUND DRESSER. | A SERIES OF LETTERS WRITTEN FROM THE HOSPITALS IN WASHINGTON DURING THE WAR OF THE REBELLION.

Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1898.

Hard Cover. First Edition, First American Issue. First American Issue with a corrected cancel title page. Includes the inserted photographs of Whitman and his mother, facing the title page and 47 respectively. Bound in red cloth with titling and floral decorations stamped in gilt on the front board and spine. A previous owner’s name is written on the front endpaper. The spine is sunned and the gilt lettering faded, with some wear to the top and bottom edges. Top edge gilt and all others roughly trimmed. (BAL 21448 | Myerson A 15.1.b).

Good binding.
Item #282730

Price: $200.00

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