Emily Dickinson

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Knopf, Nov 12, 1986 - Biography & Autobiography - 641 pages
9 Reviews
A brilliant literary biography of a great American poet, moving from the facts of Dickinson's daily life, her religious convictions, her education, relationships with family and friends, to a new, illuminating reading of her poetry. 16 pages of halftones.

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User Review  - Lisa Sansone - Goodreads

Obviously, this is not a book for everyone, and I am showing my "wonkish" side. However, I don't think you can find a more thorough, in-depth, unbiased, rigorous and deeply intelligent analysis of ... Read full review

Review: Emily Dickinson

User Review  - Goodreads

Obviously, this is not a book for everyone, and I am showing my "wonkish" side. However, I don't think you can find a more thorough, in-depth, unbiased, rigorous and deeply intelligent analysis of ... Read full review

Contents

The Last Jerusalem
13
The Fall into Language
36
Faith and the Argument from Design
66
Copyright

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About the author (1986)

Wolff has produced several critical works by and about Emily Dickinson and Edith Wharton.