Ralph Waldo Emerson's letter to Walt Whitman about... - stuff your eyes with wonder

Ralph Waldo Emerson's letter to Walt Whitman about Leaves of Grass.

"I am not blind to the worth of the wonderful gift of "Leaves Of Grass." I find it the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet contributed. I am very happy in reading it, as great power makes us happy."

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