UNIVERSITY PRESS ISSUES WALT WHITMAN BIOGRAPHY

Volume of Traditional Ballads Of Virginia Planned

"Walt Whitman", a brief biography of the poet by C. J. Furness, has just been issued by the Harvard University Press, as one of its November publications. The story of the poet during the last years of his life, and of his work, is covered briefly in one small volume.

Sometime within the next few weeks the Press hopes to issue "The Traditional Ballads of Virginia", edited by A. K. Davis. These ballads, which for years have been collected by the Virginia Folk Lore Society, have been edited carefully, music has been secured.