letters from dickinson to catherine sweetser

Thomas Johnson's Note on Letter 338

MANUSCRIPT: Rosenbach 1170/18 (27). Ink. Unpublished.

The Sweetser's eldest son, Henry Edwards, a young journalist of thirty-three, died on 17 February, after a long illness. He had collaborated with his cousin Charles Sweetser in founding the periodical The Round Table. The quatrain is in Poems (1955) 812.

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