By: Emily Dickinson(Author) Thomas H Johnson(Introduction)
The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson is the only one-volume edition containing all Emily Dickinson's poems.The editor, Thomas H. Johnson, has presented the poems in their original texts; and where alternate readings were suggested, he has chosen only those which the poet evidently preferred.His introduction includes a brief explanation of his selection of texts as well as an outline of Emily Dickinson's career.
Not only is it the 'authoritative' and 'definitive' edition of her complete poems, it is a gorgeous volume printed by the Belknap Press, complete with a crimson ribbon bookmark...For those who like Emily Dickinson and who want all the poems as she wrote them, unmolested by well-meaning editors and thoughtless publishers, this is the book. In one volume you can hold the closest thing to the real Dickinson that anyone will ever get.This is now the definitive text of Dickinson, a poet one can open at random and find something exhilarating.Mr. Franklin is the recognized authority on Emily Dickinson's poetry and gives us 1,789 poems, the largest and most accurate collection of her verse...For all those who love Emily Dickinson's unique verse this is a treasure trove from which to choose. This is a publishing coup of the first order.
||Emily Dickinson(Author) Thomas H Johnson(Introduction)
||Faber & Faber; Main edition (3 Mar. 1976)
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