Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, June 1874
- Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, June 1874
Discussing his poem Decoration.
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Boston Public Library
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- Collection (local):
- 1 item (2 sheets)
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- 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.
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.
- Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (54)
BPL Higginson number: 88
BPL Higginson number: 88a