Ancestors' Brocades: The Literary Discovery of Emily Dickinson: The Editing and Publication of Her Letters and Poems. Millicent Todd Bingham.

Ancestors' Brocades: The Literary Discovery of Emily Dickinson: The Editing and Publication of Her Letters and Poems

New York: Dover Publications, 1967. Paperback. xviii, 464, [20] p., illustrations on 18 unpaginated pages: facsimiles; 22 cm. Paperback with portrait of Emily Dickinson on the front cover. This is "an unabridged and slightly corrected republication" of the 2nd edition, first published by Harper & Brothers in 1945. Two photographs of Lavinia Dickinson were added in this edition. Publisher's catalog on unpaginated pages following text. Millicent Todd Bingham, daughter of Mabel Loomis Todd, Dickinson's first editor, presents the fascinating history of the discovery, editing, and publication of Dickinson's 1,775 poems, of which only seven had been published during the author's life. In Very Good Condition: edges rubbed; front cover curves up; clean and tight. Very Good. Item #005116

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