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 9:
Bibliographic Description


ITEM [9]
W L Bentley, 1996

Title Page:
WITH | WALT WHITMAN | IN CAMDEN | October 1, 1891--April 3, 1892 | 9 | By HORACE TRAUBEL | Edited by | JEANNE CHAPMAN | ROBERT MACISAAC | Foreword by | ED FOLSOM | W L BENTLEY | OREGON HOUSE - CALIFORNIA
Collation:
(15.2 x 22.2 cm); [unsigned, 1-216 34 4-2116]; 340 leaves;
pp. [i-vi] vii-xi [xii] xiii-xxiii [xxiv] 1-652 [4].
Contents:
i: half-title, "WITH WALT WHITMAN | IN CAMDEN | October 1, 1891 -- April 3, 1892 | 9". 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 HORACE TRAUBEL | (1858-1919)" 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-xii: preface "EDITORS' PREFACE". xiii-xxiii: foreword "HORACE TRAUBEL | (1858-1919)". xxvi: epigraph. 1-630: conversations. 631: printed plate. 632: blank. 633-652: index.
Plates:
All plates on coated stock, inserted as follows:
  • Frontispiece between 11 and 12;
  • 4-page gathering of plates between gatherings 8 and 9 (following page 240).
Binding:
Medium green linen texture cloth. SPINE: Gold-blocked intertwining leaves around lettering "WITH | WALT | WHITMAN | IN | CAMDEN | 9 | 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.