A collection of poems. Suede cover, paper appears handmade, wear appropriate for its age. "Done into print by the Roycrofters at the shop which is in East Aurora, New York. A.D." 1904.
"I, Walt Whitman, now thirty-seven years old, in perfect health, begin, hoping to cease not till death. I will make the poems of materials, for I think they are to be the most spiritual poems, & I will make the poems of my body & mortality."