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Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: The nearest Dream recedes unrealized, 1862

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Title:
Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: The nearest Dream recedes unrealized, 1862
Author:
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Date:
1862
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Poetry
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Manuscripts (America)
Subjects:
Dreaming
Extent:
1 item (1 sheet)
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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 Poem 319.
Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 319.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger and partially from the first line of the poem.
This poem was enclosed in her first letter to T. W. Higginson, April 15, 1862 (Ms. Am. 1093 (1), BPL Higginson number 50.)
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (12)
Identifier:
BPL Higginson number: 12