Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

Poetry for Young People

Book - 1994
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Features more than 35 of Dickinson's best loved poems, including "I'm nobody, who are you?" and "I started early, took my dog." "The choice of...Emily Dickinson is a good one....Chi Chung's illustrations...are precise and sometimes whimsical....Attractive and inviting....will give young readers something special."--Quill & Quire. "Bolin's four-page introduction describes and explains Emily Dickinson's odd life style and creative productivity....prettily colored watercolors."--LJ. "...footnotes glossing antiquated diction are well-handled and the precis on Dickinson's church-hymnal metric is a model of its kind."--Washington Post. ". . . shot through with magical charm and graceful beauty . . ."--Buzz Weekly. 48 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 10.

Features more than 35 of Dickinson’s best-loved poems, including “I’m nobody, who are you?” and “I started early, took my dog.” “Bolin’s four-page introduction describes and explains Emily Dickinson’s odd lifestyle and creative productivity...prettily colored watercolors.”—School Library Journal. “Footnotes glossing antiquated diction are well-handled.”—Washington Post.

Baker & Taylor
Introduces young readers to poetry with thirty-five well-known poems written by one of America's most renowned poets

Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co. ; Distributed in Great Britian and Europe by Cassell PLC Villiers House ; Distributed in Australia by Capricorn Link Pty, c1994
ISBN: 9780806906355
Characteristics: 48 p. : col. illl. ; 26 cm


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Aug 07, 2011

- Always wanted to see what her poetry revealed about the shy housebound person that she was. A little dated but a real sense of wistfulness. 6/10 I liked the intro about her life.


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