Long Shadow: Emily Dickinson's Tragic Poetry

Long Shadow: Emily Dickinson's Tragic Poetry

by Clark Griffith


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691624358
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 12/08/2015
Series: Princeton Legacy Library , #2267
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

  • Frontmatter, pg. i
  • Acknowledgments, pg. vii
  • Contents, pg. ix
  • Introduction, pg. 1
  • 1. The Post-Romantic Child, pg. 17
  • II. The Uses of Irony, pg. 41
  • III. The Poet of Dread, pg. 73
  • IV. The Aesthetics of Dying, pg. 111
  • V. Emily and Him: The Love Poetry, pg. 149
  • VI. Some Versions of the Self, pg. 185
  • VII. Emily Dickinson and the Modern Sensibility, pg. 223
  • Epilogue: The Clock, The Father, and the Child, pg. 273
  • Index of Poems, pg. 303
  • General Index, pg. 306

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