My Wars Are Laid Away in Books

The Life of Emily Dickinson

Habegger, Alfred

Book - 2001
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
My Wars Are Laid Away in Books
Baker & Taylor
Explores the life of the enigmatic nineteenth-century American poet by drawing upon legal archives, congregational records, contemporary women's writing, and previously unpublished excerpts of Dickinson's letters.

& Taylor

The author scrutinizes one of AmericaÆs most moving and elusive poets, digging into her background for evidence of her mysterious lovers, her sexual orientation, her fatherÆs politics, her friends, and the role of poetry in her daily life. 25,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Random House, c2001
ISBN: 0679449868
Branch Call Number: B Dickinson H
Characteristics: xvii, 764 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Alternate Title: Life of Emily Dickinson


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