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Poems by Emily Dickinson By Emily Dickinson
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We may ask ourselves a simple question: do we believe Emily Dickinson tried to tell about very exceptional Bees, Ears, or Birds, so peculiar that you write them with capital letters? Feel welcome to... More > poetry by Emily Dickinson, verified against manuscript resources, organized into thematic stanzas, with an introduction on the poet’s inspiration with Greek and Latin, and a few more thoughts, with a reasonable amount of dashes.< Less
The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson By Emily Dickinson
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This complete compendium of Emily Dickenson's poetry offers the reader a vivid portrait of one of Massachusetts’ most famous and enigmatic poets. Although a greatly talented writer, Emily... More > Dickenson lived most of her life in private seclusion, in contrast to the culture of the time which emphasized community and socializing. Throughout her life, Emily's family ensured her care and comfort; she lived a life characterized by quiet self-seclusion. Emily's early life ensured a great standard of education, with her aunts in particular noting her inclination toward musical and literary interests. Contemporary scholars generally agree that Emily Dickenson's isolation was chiefly the result of a persistent depression. The death of a school principal she admired, and of several friends, plummeted her toward isolation during the prime of her life. Despite her illness, she managed to travel with her family to see life beyond her hometown of Amhurst and publish a few of her poems.< Less
Poems by Emily Dickinson By Emily Dickinson
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We may ask ourselves a simple question: do we believe Emily Dickinson tried to tell about very exceptional Bees, Ears, or Birds, so peculiar that you write them with capital letters? Feel welcome to... More > poetry by Emily Dickinson, verified against fascicle manuscripts, organized into thematic stanzas, with notes on the poet's inspiration with Latin and Greek, and a few more thoughts — all with a reasonable amount of dashes.< Less
Emily Dickinson Poems: An Anthology By Emily Dickinson
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The verses of Emily Dickinson belong emphatically to what Emerson long since called “the Poetry of the Portfolio,”— something produced absolutely without the thought of publication,... More > and solely by way of expression of the writer’s own mind. Such verse must inevitably forfeit whatever advantage lies in the discipline of public criticism and the enforced conformity to accepted ways. On the other hand, it may often gain something through the habit of freedom and the unconventional utterance of daring thoughts. In the case of the present author, there was absolutely no choice in the matter; she must write thus, or not at all. A recluse by temperament and habit, literally spending years without setting her foot beyond the doorstep, and many more years during which her walks were strictly limited to her father’s grounds, she habitually concealed her mind, like her person, from all but a very few friends; and it was with great difficulty that she was persuaded to print, during her lifetime, three or four poems.< Less
Susannah Dickinson By Robert Hollmann
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The bond between a little girl and her doll lives forever. Patty the Rag doll has a very special friend, Susannah, who she lives with from her childhood days to her marriage to Almeron Dickinson and... More > beyond. Susannah, Almeron, and Patty travel to Texas in search of a better life, only to be caught up in the whirlwind of a revolution that starts before their very eyes in Gonzalez. Susannah will rise to the occasion as they share a small room in the Alamo during the legendary battle, becoming one of the great heroes of Texas history.< Less
The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson (Hardcover) By Emily Dickinson
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This complete compendium of Emily Dickenson's poetry offers the reader a vivid portrait of one of Massachusetts’ most famous and enigmatic poets. Although a greatly talented writer, Emily... More > Dickenson lived most of her life in private seclusion, in contrast to the culture of the time which emphasized community and socializing. Throughout her life, Emily's family ensured her care and comfort; she lived a life characterized by quiet self-seclusion. Emily's early life ensured a great standard of education, with her aunts in particular noting her inclination toward musical and literary interests. Contemporary scholars generally agree that Emily Dickenson's isolation was chiefly the result of a persistent depression. The death of a school principal she admired, and of several friends, plummeted her toward isolation during the prime of her life. Despite her illness, she managed to travel with her family to see life beyond her hometown of Amhurst and publish a few of her poems.< Less
50 Greatest Poems of Emily Dickinson By Emily Dickinson
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Emily Dickinson was born in Amherst ,Massachusetts in 1830. Although coming from a well known family in the area ,she lived especially in her later years a reclusive life. Few of her poems were... More > published in her lifetime, however she was prolific producing well over a thousand poems. When her work was published after her death, the reception was generally unfavourable with many criticising her style of short poems lack of form and preoccupation with death. Into the early 20th Century her work was considered ‘modern’ and ahead of its time and gradually her work developed a cult following . This cult following developed into a mainstream recognition in the latter 20th century and she is now considered one of the United States most prominent female poets. Her most famous poems are Success and Wild Nights! Wild Nights< Less
The Complete Poetical Works of Emily Dickinson By Emily Dickinson
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This collection has all of the following books: Poems Poems, Second Series Poems, Third Series Emily Dickinson is now considered a powerful and persistent figure in American culture. Although much... More > of the early reception concentrated on Dickinson's eccentric and secluded nature, she has become widely acknowledged as an innovative, pre-modernist poet. As early as 1891, William Dean Howells wrote that "If nothing else had come out of our life but this strange poetry, we should feel that in the work of Emily Dickinson, America, or New England rather, had made a distinctive addition to the literature of the world, and could not be left out of any record of it."< Less
Poems by Emily Dickinson, Three Series, Complete By Emily Dickinson
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The complete three volumes of poetry by Emily Dickinson. Including Epigrams, Letters to Susan Gilbert, and her Black Cake Recipe. Edited by Robert John Mestre
Poems of Emily Dickinson By louise nixon
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