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Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, June 1874

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Item Information

Title:
Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, June 1874
Description:
Discussing his poem Decoration.
Addressee:
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
Author:
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Date:
June 1874
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Poetry
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Manuscripts (America)
Subjects:
Poetry
Extent:
1 item (2 sheets)
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1911.
Notes (date):
Date from Johnson Letter 413.
Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Letters of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1958): Letter 413 and Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poems 1294 and 1298.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Poems included within the letter are "Of life to own -", Johnson Poem 1294 and part of "The Mushroom is the Elf of Plants-", Johnso Poem 1298.
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (54)
Identifier:
BPL Higginson number: 88
BPL Higginson number: 88a