Use these resources for more information and further research.

Print Resources

Bennett, Paula. Emily Dickinson: Woman Poet. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1990.

Brasher, Thomas L. Whitman as Editor of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1970

Fishkin, Shelley Fisher. From Fact to Fiction: Journalism and Imaginative Writing in America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1985.

Greenspan, Ezra. Walt Whitman and the American Reader. New York: Cambridge UP, 1990.

Holloway, Emory, ed. The Uncollected Poetry and Prose of Walt Whitman 2 vols. 1922. Rpt. Gloucester, Mass.: Peter Smith, 1972.

---------- and Vernolian Schwartz. I Sit and Look Out: Editorials from the Brooklyn Daily Times. New York: AMS Press, 1966.

Leyda, Jay. The Years and Hours of Emily Dickinson. 2 vols. New Yaven: Yale UP, 1960.

Loving, Jerome. Emerson, Whitman, and the American Muse. Chapel Hill, the University of North Carolina Press, 1982.

----------. Walt Whitman: The Song of Himself. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999.

Price, Kenneth M. Whitman and Tradition. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1990.

Reynolds, David S. Walt Whitman's America. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995.

Sewell, Richard B. The Life of Emily Dickinson. 2 vols. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1974.

St. Armand, Barton Levi. Emily Dickinson and Her Culture: The Soul's Society. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1984.

Salska, Agieszka. "Dickinson's Letters." The Emily Dickinson Handbook, ed. Gudrun Grabher, Roland Hagenbuchle, and Cristanne Miller. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1998.

Smith, Martha Nell. Rowing in Eden: Rereading Emily Dickinson. Austin: U of Texas P, 1992.

Stovall, Floyd. The Foreground of Leaves of Grass. Charlottesville: UP of Virginia, 1974.

Wolff, Cynthia Griffin. Emily Dickinson. New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987.

Electronic Resources

American Memory: Historical Collections for the National Digital Library
search under manuscripts for Ralph Waldo Emerson's letter to Walt Whitman, 21 July 1855

Dickinson Electronic Archives

Making of America Digital Library

Research Society for American Periodicals

The Walt Whitman Hypertext Archive