Emily Dickinson, The Gorgeous Nothings

Emily Dickinson, The Gorgeous Nothings
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$45.00 USD

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Facsimile edition of Emily Dickinson's envelope poems from New Directions Books. From New Directions' website: The Gorgeous Nothings — the first full-color facsimile edition of Emily Dickinson’s manuscripts ever to appear — is a deluxe edition of her late writings, presenting this crucially important, experimental late work exactly as she wrote it on scraps of envelopes. A never-before-possible glimpse into the process of one of our most important poets. The book presents all the envelope writings — 52 — reproduced life-size in full color both front and back, with an accompanying transcription to aid in the reading, allowing us to enjoy this little-known but important body of Dickinson’s writing. Envisioned by the artist Jen Bervin and made possible by the extensive research of the Dickinson scholar Marta L. Werner, this book offers a new understanding and appreciation of the genius of Emily Dickinson. https://www.ndbooks.com/book/the-gorgeous-nothings/