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Still No New Pynchon Photo, but Here’s Emily Dickinson – NYTimes.com

Still No New Pynchon Photo, but Here’s Emily Dickinson – NYTimes.com By DAVE ITZKOFF Amherst College Archives and Special Collections A daguerreotype that Amherst College says depicts Emily Dickinson (near left) with a friend, Kate Scott Turner. In her own words, Emily Dickinson said she was “small, like the wren; and my hair is bold, like the chestnut burr; and my eyes, like the sherry in the glass that the guest leaves.” (She also had…

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