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MS Am 1118.10

Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. Emily Dickinson poems, and letters to Maria Whitney, 1878-1884: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: MS Am 1118.10
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886.
Title: Emily Dickinson poems, and letters to Maria Whitney,
Date(s): 1878-1884.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Poems of Massachusetts poet Emily Dickinson and letters from Dickinson to Maria Whitney.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

76M-37. Gift of Elizabeth Whitney Putnam c/o Mr. Calvin C. Bartels, Chemical Bank, 277 Park Avenue, New York, New York; received: 1976.

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to the originals requires the permission of the curator.

Copyright:

For permission to quote from or reproduce from manuscript material of Dickinson, contact the Curator of Modern Books and Manuscripts, Houghton Library. For permission to quote from published editions of Dickinson's work that are still in copyright (such as the Johnson and Franklin editions of the poems) and for all commercial uses of Emily Dickinson texts, write to the Permissions Department, Harvard University Press, 79 Garden St., Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 02138-1499 or use their online form (HUP does not accept permissions requests by email or fax): http://www.hup.harvard.edu/rights/permissions.html

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Existence and Location of Copies:

Readers are expected to use the facsimiles available.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Emily Dickinson Poems, and Letters to Maria Whitney, 1878-1884 (MS Am 1118.10). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Dickinson was a poet of Amherst, Massachusetts.

Bibliography

References included in the notes are to: J = Johnson, Thomas, ed.. The poems of Emily Dickinson : including variant readings critically compared with all known manuscripts. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955. JL = Johnson, Thomas, ed. The letters of Emily Dickinson. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1958. This collection includes Johnson's "HCL G" letters. Fr = Franklin, Ralph, ed. The poems of Emily Dickinson, variorum edition. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1998.

Arrangement

Organized into the following series:

Scope and Contents

Contains 5 poems by Dickinson as well as 8 letters from Dickinson to Maria Whitney.

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