Santa Fe: Writers' Editions Inc, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. 144pp. Octavo [21 cm] Blue cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Very good. The front endpaper has a previous owner's ink stamp and a bookseller's small label. The price-clipped dust jacket is in good plus condition, with light soiling and multiple small losses from the edges. Item #41762
"Here we have for once a comment on Whitman's life and poetry, which really sees the life and poetry as one...has the virtue of all true criticism, that it stimulates our thinking beyond its subject... makes us think about ourselves." - John Erskine in New York Herald Tribune Books.