zum Inhalt wechseln
Lives like loaded guns : Emily Dickinson and her family's feuds Titelvorschau
SchließenTitelvorschau
Prüfung…

Lives like loaded guns : Emily Dickinson and her family's feuds

Verfasser/in: Lyndall Gordon
Verlag: New York : Viking, ©2010.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Biografie : Englisch : 1st American edAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
Datenbank:WorldCat
Zusammenfassung:
This volume tells the story of a feud that erupted within the family of American poet Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) and that still continues today. Making use of letters, diaries, and legal documents, the author reveals the secret behind the poet's insistent seclusion, presenting a woman beyond her time who found love, spirituality, and immortality all on her own terms. In 1882, Emily Dickinson's brother Austin began  Weiterlesen…
Bewertung:

(noch nicht bewertet) 0 mit Rezensionen - Verfassen Sie als Erste eine Rezension.

Themen
Ähnliche Titel

 

Exemplar ausleihen

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Suche nach Bibliotheken, die diesen Titel besitzen ...

Details

Gattung/Form: Biography
Name: Emily Dickinson; Emily Dickinson; Emily Dickinson
Medientyp: Biografie
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Lyndall Gordon
ISBN: 9780670021932 0670021938
OCLC-Nummer: 463307679
Beschreibung: xvii, 491 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, genealogical table, map, portraits ; 24 cm
Inhalt: A poet next door --
'A still --
volcano --
life.' The first family --
A scientific education --
Sister --
'Wife without the sign' --
'Snarl in the brain' --
Telling --
Romancing Judge Lord --
Split in the family --
Mabel's reign. Emily's stand --
Lady Macbeth of Amherst --
Mabel in Excelsis --
The war between the houses. Lavinia's stand --
The trial --
Defeats of the first generation --
Two daughters --
The battle of the daughters --
Posthumous campaigns --
Outliving the legend.
Verfasserangabe: Lyndall Gordon.
Weitere Informationen:

Abstract:

This volume tells the story of a feud that erupted within the family of American poet Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) and that still continues today. Making use of letters, diaries, and legal documents, the author reveals the secret behind the poet's insistent seclusion, presenting a woman beyond her time who found love, spirituality, and immortality all on her own terms. In 1882, Emily Dickinson's brother Austin began a passionate love affair with Mabel Todd, a young Amherst faculty wife, setting in motion a series of events that would forever change the lives of the Dickinson family. The feud that erupted as a result has continued for over a century. The author tells the story of the Dickinson family and reveals Emily to be a very different woman from the pale, lovelorn recluse that exists in the popular imagination. The first half is an account of American poet Emily Dickinson's life. The second half deals with the complicated and vicious in-fighting that followed her death.

Rezensionen

Nutzer-Rezensionen
Suche nach GoodReads-Rezensionen
Suche nach DOGObooks-Rezensionen…

Tags

Tragen Sie als Erste Tags ein.

Ähnliche Titel

Verwandte Themen:(11)

Nutzerlisten mit diesen Titeln (5)

Anfrage bestätigen

Sie haben diesen Titel bereits angefordert. Wenn Sie trotzdem fortfahren möchten, klicken Sie auf OK.

Verlinkung


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/463307679>
library:oclcnum"463307679"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/463307679>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85103735>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Poets, American--19th century--Family relationships."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st American ed."
schema:copyrightYear"2010"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2010"
schema:description"This volume tells the story of a feud that erupted within the family of American poet Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) and that still continues today. Making use of letters, diaries, and legal documents, the author reveals the secret behind the poet's insistent seclusion, presenting a woman beyond her time who found love, spirituality, and immortality all on her own terms. In 1882, Emily Dickinson's brother Austin began a passionate love affair with Mabel Todd, a young Amherst faculty wife, setting in motion a series of events that would forever change the lives of the Dickinson family. The feud that erupted as a result has continued for over a century. The author tells the story of the Dickinson family and reveals Emily to be a very different woman from the pale, lovelorn recluse that exists in the popular imagination. The first half is an account of American poet Emily Dickinson's life. The second half deals with the complicated and vicious in-fighting that followed her death."@en
schema:description"A poet next door -- 'A still -- volcano -- life.' The first family -- A scientific education -- Sister -- 'Wife without the sign' -- 'Snarl in the brain' -- Telling -- Romancing Judge Lord -- Split in the family -- Mabel's reign. Emily's stand -- Lady Macbeth of Amherst -- Mabel in Excelsis -- The war between the houses. Lavinia's stand -- The trial -- Defeats of the first generation -- Two daughters -- The battle of the daughters -- Posthumous campaigns -- Outliving the legend."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793222980>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Lives like loaded guns : Emily Dickinson and her family's feuds"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Fenster schließen

Bitte in WorldCat einloggen 

Sie haben kein Konto? Sie können sehr einfach ein kostenloses Konto anlegen,.