Defacing Books! and Illustrated Letters

Here is a link to an interesting post that shows an example of Dickinson’s surprising use of her family’s books.  Their library also contains markings and comments by ED.

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  1. Haha! Wow, this is such a fascinating tidbit to know about such a famous poet. I wouldn’t have imagined her taking scissors to any book for any reason!

    January 26th, 2011