(Caliban Press)

Notebook Used Along the New Jersey Coast, September & October 1883.

(Montclair, NJ): Caliban Press, 1992. Small quarto. (25)pp. One of 125 copies. Illustrated with a map, portraits, page facsimiles and two colored double-page spreads. This edition contains the complete text of a handmade notebook that contained germinal ideas for a poem that later became "With Husky-Haughty Lips, O Sea" collected in November Boughs. It also contains some contributions by Whitman's traveling companion, John Burroughs. Designed, illustrated, and printed by Mark McMurray. A fine copy in cloth-backed handmade heavy paper boards, with only marginal wear to paper spine label. Item #30652

Price: $600.00

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