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Emily Dickinson: A Poet's Grammar

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In this inventive work on Emily Dickinson's poetry, Cristanne Miller traces the roots of Dickinson's unusual, compressed, ungrammatical, and richly ambiguous style, finding them in sources as different as the New Testament and the daily patterns of women's speech. Dickinson writes as she does both because she is steeped in the great patriarchal texts of her culture, from t ...more
Paperback, 212 pages
Published October 15th 1989 by Harvard University Press
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