My Wars Are Laid Away in Books

The Life of Emily Dickinson
Habegger, Alfred (Book - 2001 )
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My Wars Are Laid Away in Books

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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American poet by drawing upon legal archives, congregational records, contemporary women's writing, and previously unpublished excerpts of Dickinson's letters.

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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.

Authors: Habegger, Alfred
Statement of Responsibility: Alfred Habegger
Title: My wars are laid away in books
the life of Emily Dickinson
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2001
Characteristics: xvii, 764 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [660]-739) and indexes
Subject Headings: Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 Poets, American 19th century Biography Women and literature United States History 19th century
Topical Term: Poets, American
Women and literature
Alternate Title: Life of Emily Dickinson
LCCN: 2001019429
ISBN: 0679449868
Branch Call Number: B Dickinson H
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