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A historical guide to Emily Dickinson

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Literature and history -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Vivian R. Pollak.
      SeriesHistorical guides to American authors
      ContributionsPollak, Vivian R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1541.Z5 H57 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination303 p. :
      Number of Pages303
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3672180M
      ISBN 100195151348, 0195151356
      LC Control Number2003002308

        “Emily Dickinson’s Gardening Life offers an enchanting perspective on one of America’s most celebrated literary figures.” —Bookriot “Deftly weaving together poems, plants, and historical detail, the book takes us down the same pathways that Emily Dickinson trod.” —Bellewood Gardens' Garden DiaryReviews: Emily Dickinson, in full Emily Elizabeth Dickinson, (born Decem , Amherst, Massachusetts, U.S.—died , Amherst), American lyric poet who lived in seclusion and commanded a singular brilliance of style and integrity of vision.

      Emily Dickinson, –86, American poet, b. Amherst, Mass. She is widely considered one of the greatest poets in American literature. Her unique, gemlike lyrics are distillations of profound feeling and original intellect that stand outside the mainstream of 19th-century American literature. This book is a source of quick reference containing basic and up-to-date information on the poet's life, her art, the manuscripts, and the current state of Dickinson scholarship in general. For ease of use, individual essays have been structured as follows:Each essay provides a historical overview of the relevant issues under essays offer detailed discussions of.

      Books shelved as emily-dickinson: The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson, And We Stay by Jenny Hubbard, White Heat: The Friendship of E. An Introduction to Emily Dickinson Emily Dickinson had only one literary critic during her lifetime: Thomas Wentworth Higginson, an American minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. After he wrote a piece encouraging new writers in the Atlantic Monthly, Dickinson sent him a small selection of poems, knowing from his past writings that he was particularly sympathetic .


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A Historical Guide to Emily Dickinson book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. One of America's most celebrated women, Emily Dickin /5. You are here: Home Page > Arts & Humanities > Literature > Literary Studies - 19th Century > A Historical Guide to Emily Dickinson.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: VI, Seiten: Illustrationen. Contents: Introduction / Vivian R. Pollak --Emily Dickinson, A brief biography / Vivian R. Pollak and Marianne Noble --Dickinson in her time: "Is immorality true?":Salvaging faith in an age of upheavals / Jane Donahue.

Get this from a library. A historical guide to Emily Dickinson. [Vivian R Pollak;] -- This series is an interdisciplinary, historically sensitive series that combines close attention to the United States' most widely read and studied authors with a strong sense of time, place, and.

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Electronic books Criticism, interpretation, etc History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Historical guide to Emily Dickinson. New York: Oxford University Press, (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Emily Dickinson; Emily Dickinson: Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer.

The Manuscript Books of Emily Dickinson. Out of print. Emily Dickinson. A Letter. About Emily Dickinson. Christopher Benfey. Emily Dickinson: Lives of a Poet. A Historical Guide to Emily Dickinson. Richard Sewall. The Life of Emily Dickinson. Masako Takeda. In Search of Emily: Journeys from Japan to Amherst.

Other essays discuss Dickinson's religious beliefs, her response to the Civil War, her class-based politics, her place in a tradition of American women's poetry, and the editing of her manuscripts. A Historical Guide to Emily Dickinson concludes with a rich bibliographical essay describing the controversial history of Dickinson's life in print.

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Author: Emily Dickinson. 5 brand new from $ Reviews the book “The Poems of Emily Dickinson,†edited by R.W. Franklin. NINETEENTH-CENTURY CHURCHES (Book Review). Nicoll, L.A. // Theological Studies;Mar89, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p Reviews the book 'Nineteenth-Century Churches: The History of a New Catholicism in Wurttemberg, England and France,' by R.W.

Franklin. This guide to the best Emily Dickinson poems is a tribute to my very favorite poet. If you’re interested in reading more of her work, this is where to get started.

Who is Emily Dickinson. An inventive and wildly original writer, Dickinson () was known to be somewhat reclusive. – Emily Dickinson to F. Sanborn, about (L) F or Emily Dickinson books were vehicles of the imagination – she defined them variously in poems as a “Frigate,” a “Bequest of Wings,” and “the Chariot / That bears the Human soul,” while those she loved best became her “Kinsmen of the Shelf.”.

Published Citation. Petrino, Elizabeth A., Review of "A Historical Guide to Emily Dickinson", by Vivian R. Pollak (Oxford: Oxford University Press, ), and Review of "The Gardens of Emily Dickinson" by Judith Farr with Louise Carter (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, ), Legacy: A Journal of American Women Writers ():   Invaluable to the expert and novice alike, every page of this book is sheer pleasure, in a way comparable to few scholarly texts."―Virginia Quarterly Review "The best of recent Dickinson scholarship is gathered together in the multifaceted Emily Dickinson Handbook, a collection of essays that examine Dickinson's life, poetry, poetics, and Reviews: 7.

HERE FOR THE first time, students of Emily Dickinson can find a single source of accurate, up-to-date information on the poet's life and works, her letters and manuscripts, the cultural climate of her times, her reception and influence, and the current state of Dickinson scholarship. Written by a distinguished group of contributors from the United States and abroad, the twenty-two.

Emily Dickinson was born on Decemin Amherst, Massachusetts. While she was extremely prolific as a poet and regularly enclosed poems in letters to friends, she was not publicly recognized during her lifetime.

She died in Amherst inand the first volume of her work was published posthumously in Emily Dickinson, A User’s Guide presents a comprehensive introduction to the life and works of Emily Dickinson, Offers a richly appreciative biographical and critical introduction to America’s most widely admired woman poet.

Written by a world-renowned Emily Dickinson scholar and American literary critic; Represents the only book that reads Dickinson through her Format: Hardcover. Emily Dickinson has books on Goodreads with ratings. Emily Dickinson’s most popular book is The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson.

A Historical Guide to Emily Dickinson, and: The Gardens of Emily Dickinson (review) A Historical Guide to Emily Dickinson, and: The Gardens of Emily Dickinson (review) Petrino, Elizabeth A.

Ehrhardt's individual analyses make clear that simple labels--"regionalist," "magazine fiction," or "middlebrow"--do not do justice to the complexity .Emily Dickinson, "There is no Frigate like a Book" from ( The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,) Source: The Poems of Emily Dickinson Edited by R.

W. Franklin (Harvard University Press, ).