Examines the relation between Whitman and Baudelaire and contends that there is "very little doubt that Whitman knew something about Baudelaire from his reading of (George) Saintsbury," but that Baudelaire likely knew little of Whitman and that "it is doubtful that Baudelaire would have cared for the man or his poetry."
Keywords: Note, The Poetry of the Future, Prose, North American Review, Charles Baudelaire, French, France, Periodicals, George Saintsbury, Fortnightly Review
How to Cite:
Bandy, W. T., (1983) “Whitman and Baudelaire”, Walt Whitman Quarterly Review 1(3), 53-56. doi: https://doi.org/10.13008/2153-3695.1035
Rights: Copyright © 1984 W. T Bandy