A summer of hummingbirds : love, art, and scandal in the intersecting worlds of Emily Dickinson, Mark Twain, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Martin Johnson Heade /

A surprising and scandalous story of how the interaction within a group of exceptional and uniquely talented characters shaped and changed American thought at the close of the Civil War. Benfey takes the seemingly arbitrary image of the hummingbird and traces its "route of evanescence" as...

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Main Author: Benfey, Christopher E. G., 1954-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Penguin Press, 2008.
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Call Number: PS1541 .Z5 B46 2008
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