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Mabel Loomis Todd, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 24 July 1891

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Item Information

Title:
Mabel Loomis Todd, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 24 July 1891
Description:
Discussing texts of Emily Dickinson's poems, sending copies of The mushroom is the elf of plants, Just lost when I was saved, and Through strait pass of suffering.
Addressee:
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
Author:
Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932
Name on Item:
M. L. T.
Date:
July 24, 1891
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Poetry
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Manuscripts (America)
Subjects:
Poetry
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Extent:
1 item (4 sheets)
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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 1298.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Poem transcribed with this letter is "The Mushroom is the Elf of Plants-", Johnson Poem 1298.
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (130)
Identifier:
BPL Higginson number: 134
BPL Higginson number: 136
BPL Higginson number: 145