Explores the reaction of James Elliot Cabot to a copy of the 1855 Leaves of Grass, loaned to him by his friend, Ralph Waldo Emerson; prints Cabot's letter to Emerson describing his mixed reaction to Whitman.
Keywords: Note, Correspondence, Leaves of Grass (1855), Reception, Responses, Ralph Waldo Emerson, James Elliott Cabot
How to Cite:
Gougeon, L., (1983) “Whitman's 1855 Leaves of Grass: Another Contemporary View”, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review 1(1), 37-39. doi: https://doi.org/10.13008/2153-3695.1005
Rights: Copyright © 1983 Len Gougeon