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Emily Dickinson's Use of Anglo-American Legal Concepts and Vocabulary in Her Poetry

Studies in American Literature v. 24

By (author) Robert Graham Lambert
Format: Hardback
Publisher: The Edwin Mellen Press Ltd, New York, United States
Imprint: Edwin Mellen Press Ltd
Published: 30th Sep 1997
Dimensions: h 240mm
ISBN-10: 0773486399
ISBN-13: 9780773486393
Barcode No: 9780773486393
Emily Dickinson's life was bounded and circumscribed by lawyers. Her grandfather, brother and the men who were her first and last loves of her life were alllawyers. The biographical introductiions consider these men and their relationship with Dickinson, drawing on letters and published writings. Other chapters discuss "legal" words and terms, Dickinson's knowledge of Anglo-American 19th-century law, her use of legal terms in her poetry, legal definitions and terminology.

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