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Walt Whitman: Song of Myself (1992)

Walt Whitman, Song of Myself (1992)From the 1892 Deathbed Edition of Leaves of Grass. Designed in collaboration with Peter Cohen and illustrated by Jean-Pierre Tingaud. Printed in Spring 1992. Text set in Bembo. Edition limited to 120 copies: 20 (numbered 1-20) on sheepskin parchment; 25 (21-45) on handmade Fabriano Umbria paper; 75 (46-120) on Johannot mouldmade paper. Parchment and Umbria copies bound in full green goatskin; slipcase covered in decorative paper with green goatskin trim. Johannot copies in green cloth-covered boards. 5 x 7 inches; pages (88).