With Walt Whitman in Camden, by Horace Traubel
A BIBLIOGRAPHIC HANDLIST
Copyright 1997 by W L Bentley Rare Books. All Rights Reserved.
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VOLUME 8:
Bibliographic Description


ITEM [8]
W L Bentley, 1996

Title Page:
WITH | WALT WHITMAN | IN CAMDEN | February 11, 1891 -- September 30, 1891 | 8 | By HORACE TRAUBEL | Edited by | JEANNE CHAPMAN | ROBERT MACISAAC | W L BENTLEY | OREGON HOUSE - CALIFORNIA
Collation:
(15.2 x 22.2 cm); [unsigned, 1-2016]; 320 leaves;
pp. [i-vi] vii-xi [xii] 1-624 [4].
Contents:
i: half-title, "WITH WALT WHITMAN | IN CAMDEN | February 11, 1891 -- September 30, 1891 | 8". ii: blank. iii: title. iv: "Copyright 1996, by The Fellowship of Friends, Inc. | All rights reserved | Printed in the United States of America"; Publisher's cataloging in publication data. v: dedication "To ROBERT EARL BURTON" vi: blank. vii: contents. viii: list of illustrations "ILLUSTRATIONS CONTAINED | IN THIS VOLUME". ix-x: list of letters "LETTERS CONTAINED | IN THIS VOLUME | (Including Other Manuscripts of Walt Whitman)". xi: preface "EDITORS' PREFACE". xii: epigraph. 558: blank. 559: fly title "Appendices". 560: blank. 561-589: appendix "Appendix I | WALT WHITMAN AT DATE". 590: blank. 591-606: appendix "Appendix II | WALT WHITMAN'S BIRTHDAY". 607-624: index.
Plates:
All plates on coated stock, inserted as follows:
  • Frontispiece between 11 and 12;
  • 4-page gathering of plates between gatherings 10 and 11 (following page 308).
Binding:
Medium green linen texture cloth. SPINE: Gold-blocked intertwining leaves around lettering "WITH | WALT | WHITMAN | IN | CAMDEN | 8 | HORACE | TRAUBEL | W L | BENTLEY".
Dustjacket:
Dark green on greenish speckled grey stock.
Typography and Paper:
11/13 Scotch Roman text. Ivory wove paper; no watermark.