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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, The new world and the new book 80 0 Browse Search
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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 28 0 Browse Search
Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe, Florence Howe Hall, Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910, in two volumes, with portraits and other illustrations: volume 1 24 0 Browse Search
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Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters 12 0 Browse Search
Margaret Fuller, Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli (ed. W. H. Channing) 11 1 Browse Search
John Jay Chapman, William Lloyd Garrison 8 0 Browse Search
Mary Thacher Higginson, Thomas Wentworth Higginson: the story of his life 8 0 Browse Search
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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Chapter 10: Thoreau (search)
but he was also a wild man, a faun; he became Emerson's man, and—although it is rather difficult to A few pages of A Week yield quotations from Emerson, Ovid, Quarles, Channing, Relations des Jesui1841, to May, 1843, which Thoreau spent under Emerson's roof. By the time Thoreau left Harvard, EmEmerson had become a power in the spiritual life of America. His brief career as a Unitarian ministeetter to Carlyle. Thoreau became a member of Emerson's household, apparently as general help, a ref in terms too deep for me. The imitation of Emerson's poetry is even more marked and results in wit in mere contact with such a personality as Emerson, much more in continual and close intercourseus to thought must have been most potent, and Emerson's influence could not but stiffen Thoreau in country except by hating some other country. Emerson defines Thoreau almost in these terms: Notence as much as ever, and regret nothing. Emerson has written an appreciation of Thoreau with i[4 more...]