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Austin and Mabel

Polly Longsworth

Austin and Mabel

the Amherst affair & love letters of Austin Dickinson and Mabel Loomis Todd

by Polly Longsworth

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Holt, Rinehart, Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Amherst (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Amherst
    • Subjects:
    • Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Family.,
    • Dickinson, Austin, d. 1895 -- Relations with women.,
    • Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932 -- Relations with men.,
    • Poets, American -- 19th century -- Family relationships.,
    • Scandals -- Massachusetts -- Amherst -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Love-letters.,
    • Amherst (Mass.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPolly Longsworth.
      ContributionsDickinson, Austin, d. 1895., Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1541.Z5 L597 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 449 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages449
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2857150M
      ISBN 100030038626
      LC Control Number84019738
      OCLC/WorldCa11113385

      Austin’s daughter, Martha Dickinson Bianchi, produced four books of Emily’s poems and two biographies between and Mabel Loomis  Todd and her daughter Millicent published more of Emily’s poems between and Mabel had just been sleeping peacefully on the couch in the living room, when she heard the front door open; knowing it was Austin, Mabel jumped up and ran to greet him. Only to find that Austin was not alone. He had a girl with him. "Ally, this is my puppy, Mabel." Austin said, introducing the girl to the dog. "Aww she's so cute.".

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