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The Complete Works of Emily Dickinson

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This is the second volume of a new series of publications by Delphi Classics, the best-selling publisher of classical works. Many poetry collections are often poorly formatted and difficult to read on eReaders. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents the complete poetical works of Emily D ...more
Kindle Edition, Delphi Poets Series, 2673 pages
Published June 25th 2012 by Delphi Classics
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Kelli
Apr 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
If you want to read every poem Emily Dickinson wrote, this is the book you want. There are over a thousand poems here, and it takes a while to get through, but overall I would say it's worth it. Her "life" and "love" poetry was a little broken and nonsensical at times, but she finished very strong with "nature" and "time and eternity", which were by far her better works. Don't hesitate to read from back to front if you need it to keep your attention.
Grace
May 16, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I have no words to describe the beauty that is Emily Dickinson's poetry.
Wood Duck
Nov 18, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: poetry
Eye-opening, such an odd and wonderful soul...
Becca
Oct 12, 2017 rated it really liked it
Quick and fun read. I didn't understand all the poems, but I loved what I did.
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Really didn't car too much for her poems.
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We play at paste
Till qualified for pearl;
Then drop the paste
And deem ourself a fool.

The shapes, though, were similar
And our new hands
Learned gem-tactics,
Practicing sands.
Kristin Lee Williams
April was National Poetry month so I celebrated by reading Emily Dickinson. Love her.
Clifton Toliver
Great collection to read if you like Dickinson.
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Emily Dickinson was an American poet who, despite the fact that less than a dozen of her nearly eighteen hundred poems were published during her lifetime, is widely considered one of the most original and influential poets of the 19th century.

Dickinson was born to a successful family with strong community ties, she lived a mostly introverted and reclusive life. After she studied at the Amherst Aca
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“BEQUEST. You left me, sweet, two legacies, — A legacy of love A Heavenly Father would content, Had He the offer of; You left me boundaries of pain Capacious as the sea, Between eternity and time, Your consciousness and me.” 2 likes
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