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An Emily Dickinson encyclopedia

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Encyclopedias.,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- Encyclopedias.,
    • Poets, American -- 19th century -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-359) and indexes.

      Statementedited by Jane Donahue Eberwein.
      ContributionsEberwein, Jane Donahue, 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1541.Z49 E47 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 395 p. ;
      Number of Pages395
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL692516M
      ISBN 100313297819
      LC Control Number97039723


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There is no Frigate like a Book. To take us Lands away. Nor any Coursers like a Page. Of prancing Poetry – This Traverse may the poorest take. Without oppress of Toll – How frugal is the Chariot. That bears the Human Soul – Emily Dickinson, "There is no Frigate like a Book" from ( The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,).

Emily Dickinson was born on Decemin Amherst, Massachusetts. She attended Mount Holyoke Female Seminary in South Hadley, but only for one year. Her father, Edward Dickinson, was actively involved in state and national politics, serving in Congress for one term. Her brother, Austin, who attended law school and became an attorney.

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Johnson, is the definitive collection of one of America's most influential and well-loved poets. About the Author Emily Dickinson () was born in Amherst, Massachussetts, where she lived most of her life as a recluse, seldom leaving the house or receiving visitors/5().

Emily Dickinson (Decem - ) was an American poet who also wrote short stories. She is famous for writing many poems. Researchers know of almost 1, poems that she has written to this day. However, she published only a few of them while she was living.

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Indexed and selectively illustrated with black and white photographs, this volume merits a place alongside An Emily Dickinson Encyclopedia and The Emily Dickinson Handbook, but is unique in offering readers the benefits of digital collaboration." (Emily.

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This book provides the wider context necessary for a more complete understanding of Dickinson, presenting Dickinson's life and times as well as discussion of her poetry and letters.

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The Snake, Hope, The Chariot, and many more, Free shipping over $/5(5). Selected Poems and Letters of Emily Dickinson; Together With Thomas Wentworth Higginson's Account of His Correspondence With the Poet and His Visit to dickinson, emily Published by.

Read this book on Questia. EMILY NORCROSS DICKINSON, named for her mother, was born Decemin Amherst, Massachusetts, in the old. Emily Dickinson Lexicon Project The Emily Dickinson Lexicon is an on-line dictionary of all of the words in Emily Dickinson’s collected poems (Johnson and Franklin editions), using Dickinson’s own Noah Webster’s American Dictionary of the English Language as the primary source for definitions.

The article on Emily Dickinson from Wikipedia: the free encyclopedia can be accessed on the free Web by clicking on the link in the above citation. The article includes biographical sections on Dickinson’s life, including information on family and teenage years and adulthood and seclusion, later life, and death.

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Susan Huntington Gilbert Dickinson (Decem – ) was a writer, poet, traveler, and editor, as well as the sister-in-law of the American poet Emily in Old Deerfield, Massachusetts Susan was the youngest of six children, born to Thomas and Harriet Arms Gilbert.