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Mabel Loomis Todd, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 22 July 1891

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Item Information

Title:
Mabel Loomis Todd, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 22 July 1891
Description:
Sending copy of She laid her docile crescent down, discussing other poems.
Addressee:
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
Author:
Dickinson, Lavinia Norcross, 1833-1899
Name on Item:
Mabel L. Todd
Date:
July 22, 1891
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Poetry
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Manuscripts (America)
Subjects:
Poetry
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 item.
Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 1396.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Poem transcribed in this letter is "She laid her docile crescent down", Johnson Poem 1396.
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (129)
Identifier:
BPL Higginson number: 132
BPL Higginson number: 132a