Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, December 1878
- Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, December 1878
About love, congratulating his engagement.
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
- 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 Letter 575.
- Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Letters of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1958): Letter 575 amd Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 1462.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Poem included within the letter is "We knew not that we were to live -", Johnson Poem 1462.
- Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (96)
BPL Higginson number: 99