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The wound dresser

a series of letters written from the hospitals in Washington during the war of the rebellion

by Walt Whitman

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Published by Small, Maynard in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Walt Whitman ; edited by Richard Maurice Bucke
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 37424, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 37424
ContributionsBucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination3 microfiches (116 fr.)
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24401692M
ISBN 100665374240

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"The Wound Dresser," Jack Coulehan’s sixth collection of poems, explores the mysterious tension between tenderness and steadiness in medical practice. Surprised at his own conflicted feelings about his role as a physician, Coulehan seeks to emulate the tender care shown by Walt Whitman as he comforted wounded Civil War soldiers.5/5(7).

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The Wound Dresser book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Wound Dresser, Jack Coulehan's sixth collection of poems, explores 3/5. The Wound Dresser A Series of Letters Written from the Hospitals in Washington during the War of the Rebellion.

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery/5. The Wound Dresser A Series of Letters Written from the Hospitals in Washington during the War of the Rebellion Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Civil War period () LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, -- Hospitals SubjectCited by: 9.

For a collection so concerned with the spiritual, The Wound-Dresser's Dream is filled with startling physicality. "A Christening by Snowlight," for instance, takes ceremony outside the church and juxtaposes it with the body of the nursing mother, out of her control and doing exactly what it ought to: providing warmth and nourishment when the snow-covered landscape offers nothing of the sort.4/5.

The Wound-Dresser. Walt Whitman is America’s world poet—a latter-day successor to Homer, Virgil, Dante, and Shakespeare. In Leaves of Grass (. Walt Whitman’s “The Wound-Dresser” is a sixty-five-line free-verse poem in four sections describing the suffering in the Civil War hospitals and the poet’s suffering, faithfulness to duty, and developing compassion as he tended to soldiers’ physical wounds and gave comfort.

Walt Whitman is one of the great American poets. His poem ''The Wound-Dresser'' was one of the collected poems in his book Drum Taps, published in This poem tells of Whitman's experience working as a war nurse to care for wounded soldiers. The Wound Dresser By Walt Whitman.

2 But in silence, in dreams' projections, The fractur'd thigh, the knee, the wound in the abdomen, These and more I dress with impassive hand, (yet deep in my breast a On recurring to my note-book, I am puzzled which cases to File Size: KB.

The Wound-Dresser. Although Walt Whitman wrote the poem inhe first published 'The Wound-Dresser' in the edition of Leaves of Grass, a poetry collection that appeared in several versions from until the end of the poet's life. The Wound Dresser: A Series of Letters by Walt Whitman during the Civil War Walt Whitman Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform ().

The Wound Dresser: A Series of Letters Written from the Hospitals in Walt Whitman Full view - The narrator in "The Wound-Dresser" carries many qualities. First, call him complex and contrary. He (the narrator) focuses on the suffering he sees, but the poem is still in many ways.

The Wound-Dresser is a nineteen-minute-long piece by U.S. composer John Adams for chamber orchestra and baritone singer.

The piece is an elegiac setting of excerpts from American poet Walt Whitman's poem "The Wound-Dresser" () about his experience as a hospital volunteer during the American Civil War.

It was written for baritone singer Sanford Sylvan, who premiered it on 24 Genre: Minimalism. "The Wound Dresser" is a classic poem about taking care of people who are sick and dying. And not just any people, either, but soldiers. And not just any people, either, but soldiers.

Like Unbroken, "The Wound Dresser" is about a war (the Civil War in Whitman's case) that happened before the term PTSD became common knowledge. The Wound-Dresser Kindle Edition by Walt Whitman (Author) › Visit Amazon's Walt Whitman Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Format: Kindle. The Wound-Dresser - An old man bending I come among new faces An old man bending I come among new faces - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

“The real war will never get in the books” said Whitman, who dressed the wounds of both Northern and Southern soldiers during the Civil War. But enter the dazed world of The Wound-Dresser and other war poems by Whitman, and you begin to get a sense of the wasteland of the battlefield.

Out of this darkness emerges a powerful sense of. Book is in typical used-Good Condition. Will show signs of wear to cover and/or pages. There may be underlining, highlighting, and or writing. May not include supplemental items (like discs, access codes, dust jacket, etc).

Will be a good Reading copy. WOUND-DRESSER: BARITONE VOICE AND ORCHESTRA FULL SCORE ARCHIVE EDITION. The Wound Dresser: A Series of Letters Written from the Hospitals in Washington During the War of the Rebellion Charles E. Feinberg Collection Library of American civilization. The Paperback of the The Wound Dresser by Walt Whitman at Barnes & Noble.

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The plucky protagonist was an ancestor of Zane Grey who fought ferociously Brand: Independently published. Reviewed by Kate Falvey Walt Whitman’s “The Wound-Dresser” (originally “The Dresser”) from the longer poetic sequence Drum Taps (first published in ), remains one of the most hauntingly revealing portraits ever written of war’s horrific casualties, the protracted misery of wounded soldiers, and their tender care.

Composer John Adams used “The Wound-Dresser” as the basis for. "The Wound Dresser " was inspired by Walt Whitman 's voluntary service in the hospitals of the Civil War. He visited with the wounded and dying, often writing letters for them to send to their. The Wound Dresser Walt Whitman Audiobook Walter "Walt" Whitman (/ˈhwɪtmən/; – Ma ) was an American poet, essayist and journalist.

Books by Whitman. contents THE WOUND-DRESSER. A N old man bending I come among new faces, Years looking backward resuming in answer to children, Come tell us old man, as from young men and maidens that love me, the foot with the bullet-wound, Cleanse the one with a gnawing and putrid gangrene, so sicken-ing, so offensive.

The Wound-Dresser was first performed in February by baritone Sanford Sylvan and the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra conducted by the composer.

The work takes as its text Walt Whitman’s poem of the same title, part of a sequence about the Civil War entitled “Drum-Taps.” Whitman assumed the task, during the war, of visiting the sick and.

The Wound Dresser is a series of letters written from the hospitals in Washington by Walt Whitman during the War of the Rebellion to The New York Times, the Brooklyn Eagle and his mother, edited by Richard Maurice Burke, M.D., one of Whitman's literary executors. (Summary by R. Steinberg).

The Wound Dresser is a series of letters written from the hospitals in Washington by Walt Whitman during the War of the Rebellion to The New York Times, the Brooklyn Eagle and his mother, edited by Richard Maurice Burke, M.D., one of Whitman's literary executors.

First Page: [Illustration: Walt Whitman. From a Photograph by Gardner, Washington4/5(1). Free Books of North American Literature in English, PDF, ePub, Mobi, Fb2, Azw3, Kindle The Wound Dresser Walt Whitman English - [PDF] [ePub] [Kindle] English5/5(1).

The Wound-Dresser, by Walt Whitman, is a poem that was written in The poem has four sections. When you write a summary or work with the text in any other way, using these four sections as a. The Wound Dresser. A Series of Letters Written from the Hospitals in Washington during the War of the Rebellion.

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A compilation of letters written. The Wound Dresser by Jack Coulehan is a collection of 77 poems that explore the reality of being a physician, reflect on health and illness, and delve into the experience of.

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