A study of the confusion of lover and God in Emily Dickinson's, Bolts of Melody

dc.contributor.advisorPhillips, Anne R.
dc.contributor.committeeMemberRufener, Helen B.
dc.contributor.committeeMemberDorough, C. Dwight
dc.creatorMiller, Jon
dc.date.accessioned2022-11-28T20:57:01Z
dc.date.available2022-11-28T20:57:01Z
dc.date.issued1953
dc.description.abstractIn dealing with Emily Dickinson's confusion of lover and God in certain poems, this thesis necessarily investigates several biographers' claims that they have identified the lover. Of the candidates proposed, only two are seriously considered, Charles Wadsworth and Kate Scott Anthon. Also considered is the possibility that Emily Dickinson had no flesh-and-blood lover. The first chapter of the thesis discusses these several possibilities, as well as relevant critical material, and states the reasons for confining the investigation to Bolts of Melody, the only unquestioned edition of Emily Dickinson's poetry. [...]
dc.description.departmentEnglish, Department of
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dc.identifier.other14039099
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10657/12700
dc.language.isoen
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dc.titleA study of the confusion of lover and God in Emily Dickinson's, Bolts of Melody
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dc.type.genreThesis
thesis.degree.collegeCollege of Arts and Sciences
thesis.degree.departmentEnglish, Department of
thesis.degree.disciplineEnglish
thesis.degree.grantorUniversity of Houston
thesis.degree.levelMasters
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Arts

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