- Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. Poems: Packet X, Mixed Fascicles. Includes 14 poems, written in ink, ca. 1858-1862. Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
Houghton Library - (49a) It ceased to hurt me, though so slow, J584, Fr421
Atlantic Monthly, 143 (February 1929), 186, and FP (1929), 189, with stanza 3 omitted and the rest as three stanzas of 6, 4, and 4 lines; in later collections, as three quatrains. The entire poem, arranged as three quatrains and a final couplet, was published in Bingham, New England Quarterly, 20 (March 1947), 36, from a transcript of A. In none of these appearances were the alternatives adopted. Poems (1955), 446-47; CP (1960), 285, with all of the alternatives adopted. MB (1981), 303-4, in facsimile. (J584). Franklin Variorum 1998 (F421A).
-History from Franklin Variorum 1998
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