Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: Step lightly on this narrow spot, 1871
- Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: Step lightly on this narrow spot, 1871
- Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
- 1 item (1 sheet)
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- Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1911.
- Notes (date):
Date from Johnson Poem 1183.
- Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 1183.
Title supplied by cataloger and partially from the first line of the poem.
This poem was enclosed in a letter to T. W. Higginson, November 1871 (Ms. Am. 1093 (37), BPL Higginson number 74.)
- Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (40)
BPL Higginson number: 26