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Maid as muse :how servants changed Emily Dickinson's life and language /Aâife Murray.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Murray, Aife.
Publication
Durham, N.H. : University of New Hampshire Press ;
Hanover [N.H.] : University Press of New England
Publisher Series
Revisiting New England : the new regionalism
Revisiting New England.
Contents
Introduction: Walking backward to something you know is there -- Warm and wild and mighty -- The 1850 housework compromise -- Turning with a ferocity to a place she loved -- Of pictures, the discloser -- Emily Dickinson's Irish wake -- She kept them in my trunk -- There are things / We live among -- Afterword: The broadest words are so narrow.
Date
c2009.
Description
xi, 299 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-290) and index.
ISBN
1584656743 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781584656746 (cloth : alk. paper)
GUSN
242419
Call Number
Stacks PS1541.Z5 M86 2009
Other People and Orgs
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886.
Descriptive terms
Household employees History 19th century.
Poets, American 19th century
Women household employees
Material Type
Biography.
Places
United States

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