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Death among the lilacs

Adeline Palen

Death among the lilacs

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Published by Blue Spruce Press, May be ordered from Association for Retarded Citizens/Arapahoe in Boulder, Colo, Littleton, Colo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Adeline Palen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3566.A458 D44 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination218 p. ;
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2072923M
ISBN 100961948809
LC Control Number88103003
OCLC/WorldCa18380849

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Written shortly after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, the poem expresses both Walt Whitman's grief and his effort to incorporate the president's death into an understanding of the universal cycle of life and death.

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A LILACS’ characteristic is that it is not limited to journal articles indexing; it also includes theses, books, official documents, book chapters and factual information and statistics from international organizations regarding the region, such as PAHO.Study Guide – Walt Whitman, When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd this symbolic framework.

The continual recurrence of the spring season symbolizes the cycle of life and death and rebirth. The words “ever­returning spring,” which occur in line 3 and are repeated in line 4.Begins: When lilacs last in the dooryard bloomed. Colophon: Here ends President Lincolns funeral hymn, reprinted in love of the poet & admiration for the subject, among the great poems of the language, at the Essex House Press, under the care of C.

R. Ashbee, who has drawn the frontispiece & capitals.