Born into an anti-slavery family of eight children, Howells aided his family by setting type in his journalist father
A consideration of Whitman's language that leads the critic to conclude his speech is too vulgar.
"Nearly a year ago, the bull [Whitman] put his head through the New York Saturday Press enclosure, and bellowed loud, long, and unintelligibly."
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