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The Gardens of Emily Dickinson

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$32.00 • £25.95 • €29.00

ISBN 9780674018297

Publication Date: 10/31/2005

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368 pages

24 color illustrations, 12 tritone illustrations

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  • Introduction
  • 1. Gardening in Eden
  • 2. The Woodland Garden
  • 3. The Enclosed Garden
  • 4. The “Garden in the Brain”
  • 5. Gardening with Emily Dickinson [by Louise Carter]
  • Epilogue: The Gardener in Her Seasons
  • Appendix: Flowers and Plants Grown by Emily Dickinson
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index of Poems Cited
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2005 Rose Mary Crawshay Prize, British Academy
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