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The Fall of the Leaf. Holograph poem. Unsigned and undated. Mutilated.

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Title
The Fall of the Leaf. Holograph poem. Unsigned and undated. Mutilated.
Names
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 (Author)
Collection

Henry David Thoreau Papers, 1837-1917 bulk (1837-1860)

Series I: Manuscripts by Henry David Thoreau

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1841 (Approximate)
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Thoreau
Shelf locator: m.b. Thoreau
Topics
Transcendentalism (New England)
Nature study
Genres
Manuscripts
Poetry
Notes
Subject completeness: First line: "Grown tired of the rank summer's wealth..." In ed. Witherell, Collected Essays and Poems, 2001, p. 561. ("Grown tired of this rank summer's wealth...").
Citation/reference: William Howarth, The Literary Manuscripts of Henry David Thoreau (Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State University Press, 1974): B10f.
Physical Description
Manuscripts
Extent: 2 double leaves
[7 written pages], most of last page torn away. Ink with pencil emendations.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15520476
MSS Unit ID: 19098
Accession number: 66B1203
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a486060-1653-0130-7b9b-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1841: Created
  • 1862: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "The Fall of the Leaf. Holograph poem. Unsigned and undated. Mutilated." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1841. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/20293560-5622-0132-573f-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "The Fall of the Leaf. Holograph poem. Unsigned and undated. Mutilated." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 23, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/20293560-5622-0132-573f-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1841). The Fall of the Leaf. Holograph poem. Unsigned and undated. Mutilated. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/20293560-5622-0132-573f-58d385a7b928

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The Fall of the Leaf. Holograph poem. Unsigned and undated. Mutilated.