Leaves of Grass: The First (1855) Edition, written by legendary author Walt Whitman, is widely considered to be one of the greatest classic texts of all time. This great classic will surely attract a whole new generation of readers. For many, Leaves of Grass: The First (1855) Edition is required reading for various courses and curriculums. And for others who simply enjoy reading timeless pieces of classic literature, this gem by Walt Whitman is highly recommended. Published by Classic Books International and beautifully produced, Leaves of Grass: The First (1855) Edition would make an ideal gift and it should be a part of everyone's personal library.