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Ever before possible glimpse into the process of one of our most important poetsThe book presents all the envelope writings 52 reproduced life size in full color both front and back with an accompanying transcription to aid in the reading allowing us to enjoy t. Was rushed through second half of book due to library return date so I d like to check this out again soon for the second half It s mostly letter and poem analysis

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The Gorgeous Nothings

The Gorgeous Nothings the first full color facsimile edition of Emily Dickinson’s manuscripts ever to appear is a deluxe edition of her late writings presenting this crucially important experimental late work exactly as she wrote it on scraps of envelopes A n. Any admirer of Emily Dickinson or any fan of otherworldly great poetry is missing out on an exuisite experience if avoiding or failing to study this collection of fragments alongside her collected poems What we can witness of her process here firsthand is nothing short of amazing To see what actual version of each poem she finally settled on to include in her final handmade fascicles is priceless Emily never ceases to delight and mesmerize me even to the extent of enacting severe head explosions as desired The Gorgeous Nothings Emily Dickinson s Envelope Poems is a book to be treasured

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His little known but important body of Dickinson’s writing Envisioned by the artist Jen Bervin and made possible by the extensive research of the Dickinson scholar Marta L Werner this book offers a new understanding and appreciation of the genius of Emily Dickins. No doubt that this a gorgeous book that certainly document not only an essential aspect of EDs work but the detrimental power of those publishers and editors who altered her intentionsAlas I do not love her poetry but I do admire this wonderful woman and wonder what she would have made of this lavish extravaganza consisting of photocopies of the 52 poems found written on the backs of envelopes with facsimiles of the addresses and postage cancellation dates Her manipulation of textual space is elastic p11What amazed me the most are the several Appendices grouping the envelopes by a variety of criteria including shape angle and stylefrom the preface by Susan HoweIs there an unwritable poem that exceeds a


10 thoughts on “The Gorgeous Nothings

  1. says:

    Any admirer of Emily Dickinson or any fan of otherworldly great poetry is missing out on an exuisite experience if avoiding or failing to study this collection of fragments alongside her collected poems What we can witness of her process here firsthand is nothing short of amazing To see what actual version of each poem she finally

  2. says:

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    In my New York Journal of Books review I describe The Gorgeous Nothings as “ one gorgeous book like attending a museum exhibition in the comfort of one’s own home” For a comparison between Ms Dickinson's draft of a poem and the posthumously published version see an article that appeared in a different and now defunct publication which begins with the next paragraphBooks The Gorgeous Nothings Emily Dickinson’s Envelope PoemsIn The Go

  4. says:

    This is a beautiful large coffee table kinda book with actual copies of envelopes Dickinson wrote on so you feel

  5. says:

    Was rushed through second half of book due to library return date so I’d like to check this out again soon for the second half It’s mostly letter and poem analysis

  6. says:

    This is a wonderful amazing book Emily Dickinson wrote her poems on various types of paper including the backs of used opened out envelopes This book collects all of her works composed on envelopes or postal wrappers—over fifty in all They are presented in actual size front and back and the facing page of each envelope provides a transcription The book has a foreword by Susan Howe an Introduction ‘Studies in Scale” by Jen Bervin an

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    Didn't think I needed to own thisuntil I got my hands on a copy Gorgeous indeedThe glimpses of Dickinson's compositionrevision process open up poems that have never sung to me before For one uick example a poem that appears in the Franklin reading edition as One note from One BirdIs better than a Million Word A scabbard has but one swordReads like this on the handwritten envelope fragmentOne note fromOne Bir

  8. says:

    No doubt that this a gorgeous book that certainly document not only an essential aspect of EDs work but the detrimental power of those publishers and editors who altered her intentionsAlas I do not love her poetry but I do admire this wonder

  9. says:

    An excellent coffee table book Full of gorgeous nothingsAesthetically pleasing Beautifully cataloged

  10. says:

    A very handsome book that is richly illustrated and gives a fascinating glimpse into how Dickinson composed poetry using everything that was