[EVERSON, WILLIAM. 1912-1994.] WHITMAN, WALT. American Bard. Being the Preface to the First Edition of Leaves of Grass, Now Restored to its Native Verse Rhythms and Presented as a Living Poem. [Santa Cruz]: Lime Kiln Press, 1981.<BR />
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[EVERSON, WILLIAM. 1912-1994.] WHITMAN, WALT. American Bard. Being the Preface to the First Edition of Leaves of Grass, Now Restored to its Native Verse Rhythms and Presented as a Living Poem. [Santa Cruz]: Lime Kiln Press, 1981.
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[EVERSON, WILLIAM. 1912-1994.]
WHITMAN, WALT. American Bard. Being the Preface to the First Edition of Leaves of Grass, Now Restored to its Native Verse Rhythms and Presented as a Living Poem. [Santa Cruz]: Lime Kiln Press, 1981.
Folio (413 x 299 mm). 2 woodcuts by William Everson. Original half pigskin & raw silk. Near fine.

LIMITED EDITION, no 24 of 100 copies for sale from a total edition of 115. Printed under Everson's direction and signed by him in the colophon. This is the only book Everson both illustrated and printed. Includes original prospectus and an invitation to the celebration reception.
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