Containing multitudes : Walt Whitman and the British literary tradition / Gary Schmidgall.

This study explores Walt Whitman's contradictory response to and embrace of several great prior British poets: Shakespeare, Milton, Burns, Blake, and Wordworth (with shorter essays on Scott, Carlyle, Tennyson, Wilde, and Swinburne). Through reference to his entire oeuvre, his published literary...

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Main Author: Schmidgall, Gary, 1945-
Format: Electronic
Published: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2015.
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