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Published: 08 January 2015

400 Pages | 7 halftones


ISBN: 9780199374410

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Containing Multitudes

Walt Whitman and the British Literary Tradition

Gary Schmidgall

  • Pays close attention not just to canonical works but the entire range of Whitman's writing: antebellum, bellum, post-bellum, and late Whitman
  • Provides the first thorough study of Whitman's relation with Shakespeare, Milton, Burns, Blake, and Wordsworth