Emily & Herman: A Literary Romance

Emily & Herman: A Literary Romance

John J. Healey


The manuscript of this novel used to be found via John J. Healey in a field left by means of his grandfather, Professor Vincent P. Healey, after his dying. This attractive paintings of fiction is a romantic account within which 4 iconic figures of yank Letters play a number one position.

in the summertime of 1851 Herman Melville was once completing Moby Dick on his relations farm within the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. Surrounded via his mom, sisters and pregnant spouse, it used to be a relaxed and efficient season till his neighbor Nathaniel Hawthorne lured him to Amherst. There they met twenty-year-old Emily Dickinson and her brother Austin. On a whim the 2 wonderful authors invited the Dickinson siblings to accompany them on a visit to Boston and long island. In big apple they met journalist Walt Whitman and William Johnson, a runaway slave, and it used to be there, regardless of their efforts to regulate it, that Emily and Herman fell in love.

This, for the 1st time, is their tale.

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