Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: She laid her docile Crescent down, 1877
- Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: She laid her docile Crescent down, 1877
- Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Tombs & sepulchral monuments
- 1 item (1 sheet)
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- Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1911.
- Notes (date):
Date from Johnson Poem 1396.
- Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 1396.
Title supplied by cataloger and partially from the first line of the poem.
This poem was enclosed in a letter to T. W. Higginson, August 1877 (Ms. Am. 1093 (83), BPL Higginson number 73.)
- Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (85)
BPL Higginson number: 34