Selected Poems

Author(s): Emily Dickinson
Genre: Poetry
Original Publish Date: Apr 13, 2012
Product Number: EB00791917
Released: Dec 02, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780486130859
Publisher: Dover Publications
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The heart asks pleasure first, And then, excuse from pain; And then, those little anodynes That deaden suffering; And then, to go to sleep; And then, if it should be The will of its Inquisitor, The liberty to die. Generally considered among the greatest American poets, Emily Dickinson has been read, studied, and admired by generations of literature students and poetry lovers. This modestly priced edition presents over 100 of her best-known and most-loved poems, reprinted from authoritative early editions. Unflinchingly honest, psychologically penetrating, and technically adventurous, the poems include such favorites as "The Chariot," "I taste a liquor never brewed," "The Snake," "I'm nobody, who are you?" "A Book," "There's a certain slant of light," "Hope," and many more.

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Author(s): Emily Dickinson
Product Number EB00817506
Released: Apr 09, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: #9781504061377