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Archive and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries. Encoded Archival Description completed through the assistance of the
Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, the University of Nebraska Research Council,
and the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
Title: A Walt Whitman Poetry Manuscript in the Additional Manuscripts Collection of the British Library
Creator: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Repository: The British Library
The British Library has one Walt Whitman poetry manuscript, described below.
Subjects: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892; Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892--Manuscripts; Poets, American--19th century;
This draft of "O Star of France," first published in 1872, is considerably different from the published poem. The title of the poem appears again on the verso of the last manuscript page.
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Repository Contact Information:
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London NW1 2DB, United Kingdom