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White heat : the friendship of Emily Dickinson and Thomas Wentworth Higginson / Brenda Wineapple

Catalog Data

Author:
Wineapple, Brenda  Search this
Subject:
Dickinson, Emily 1830-1886 Friends and associates  Search this
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth 1823-1911  Search this
Dickinson, Emily 1830-1886 Correspondence  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 416 p. : ill ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Correspondence
Date:
2008
C2008
19th century
Contents:
The letter -- Before -- Thomas Wentworth Higginson: without a little crack somewhere -- Emily Dickinson: if I live, I will go to Amherst -- Emily Dickinson: write! Comrade, write! -- Thomas Wentworth Higginson: Liberty is aggressive -- During -- Nature is a haunted house -- Intensely human -- Agony is frugal -- No other way -- Her deathless syllable -- The realm of you -- Moments of preface -- Things that never can come back -- Monarch of dreams -- Pugilist and poet -- Rendezvous of light -- Beyond the dip of bell -- Poetry of the portfolio -- Me-come! My dazzled face -- Because I could not stop
Summary:
The first book to portray one of the most remarkable friendships in American letters, that of Emily Dickinson--recluse, poet--and Thomas Wentworth Higginson, minister, literary figure, active abolitionist.
Topic:
Poets, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_902217