Your Scholar (Emily Dickinson), Amherst, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, June 1877
- Your Scholar (Emily Dickinson), Amherst, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, June 1877
Expressing affection, discussing his poem Decoration.
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
- Name on Item:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- 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 503.
- Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Letters of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1958): Letter 503 and Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poems 1393 and 1394.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Poems included within the letter is are "Lay this Laurel on the One", Johnson Poem 1393 and "Whose Pink career may have a close", Johnson Poem 1394.
- Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (81)
BPL Higginson number: 69