Pamphlet Series no. 3 -
The First Friend

Joshua Beckman / Walt Whitman
Spring 2015

This piece by Joshua Beckman was read at the Library of Congress on the occasion of Walt Whitman’s birthday, May 31, 2012; along with a reading of Whitman’s poem “The Sleepers” in its entirety. This pamphlet contains Beckman’s piece along with a segment of “The Sleepers.”

Hand set and printed letterpress in an edition of 150 copies. Sewn into wrappers.
$15