Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson




From the Great Poets series--exquisite small-format collections of classic poetry enhanced by full-color reproductions of period art, and readable, scholarly introductions. 12 full-color illustrations.

Title Emily Dickinson
Publisher Dell Publishing Company
Language English
Rating 3.97
ISBN 0440323045
ISBN-13 9780440323044
Format Paperback
Pages 160
Publication 1988
  • Emily Dickinson

    Emily Dickinson was an American poet who, despite the fact that less than a dozen of her nearly eighteen hundred poems were published during her lifetime, is widely considered one of the most original and influential poets of the 19th century.Dickinson was born to a successful family with strong community ties, she lived a mostly introverted and reclusive life. After she studied at the Amherst Academy for seven years in her youth, she spent a short time at Mount Holyoke Female Semin...