H.D., Signed to Marianne Moore.
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Head and shoulders

Credit: H.D. Papers. Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University and New Directions Publishing

At Bryn Mawr, Marianne Moore met Hilda Doolittle, who would become one of her literary mentors. In 1921, Doolittle without Moore’s knowledge, published Poems, a book of twenty-four of her verses in London, which introduced her work to a European audience and enhanced her growing reputation.

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