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Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: A Death blow is a life blow to some, 1866

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Title:
Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: A Death blow is a life blow to some, 1866
Author:
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Date:
1866
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Poetry
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Manuscripts (America)
Subjects:
Death
Health
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 816.
Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 816.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger and partially from the first line of the poem.
This poem was enclosed in a letter to T. W. Higginson, March 17, 1866 (Ms. Am. 1093 (23), BPL Higginson number 59.)
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (24)
Identifier:
BPL Higginson number: 17