WALT WHITMAN
WHITMAN, Walt. Stikhotvoreniia. [In:] Sbornik tovarishchestva „Znanie“ za 1906 god. Kniga trinadtsataia [The association Znanie’s anthology for 1906. Book thirteen] …
S. Peterburg. 1906.  
8vo (200 × 133 mm), pp. [4], 363, [1]; bound with a copy of Book XIV (pp. [8], 320); some light foxing; contemporary quarter roan, rubbed, cloth tips, a few scrapes to the spine.
First appearance of Balmont’s translations of two Whitman poems, ‘O Star of France’ and ‘Europe, the 72d and 73d years of these states’, printed here on pp. 49–54 of Book XIII of the Znanie almanac for 1906. The volume also includes five pieces by Gorky.
Libman 6001.
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