The Cambridge Companion to Emily Dickinson

The Cambridge Companion to Emily Dickinson

by Wendy Martin
     
 

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This Companion consists of 14 essays by leading international scholars. They provide a series of new perspectives on one of the most enigmatic and widely read American writers. These essays, specially tailored to the needs of undergraduates, examine all of Dickinson's writings, letters and criticism, and place her work in a variety of literary, cultural and

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This Companion consists of 14 essays by leading international scholars. They provide a series of new perspectives on one of the most enigmatic and widely read American writers. These essays, specially tailored to the needs of undergraduates, examine all of Dickinson's writings, letters and criticism, and place her work in a variety of literary, cultural and political contexts. The volume will be of interest to scholars and students. It features a detailed chronology and a comprehensive guide to further reading.

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"Arguably the most noteworthy book in Dickinson studies published last year." Emily Dickinson International Society Bulletin

"Martin has gathered the collective expertise of some of the world's foremost Dickinson scholars in this well-rounded volume. Highly recommended." Choice

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521806442
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature Series
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.75(d)
Lexile:
1560L (what's this?)

Meet the Author

Wendy Martin is Professor of American Literature and American Studies at the Claremont Graduate University.

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