Essayist; born in Cold Spring, N. Y.
, Dec. 13, 1845; was educated at Williams College and at Columbia University; and became associate editor of The outlook
He is a trustee of Williams and Barnard Colleges, and president of the New York Kindergarten Association.
His publications include Essays on work and culture
; Essays on books and culture
; Essays on nature and culture
; My study fire
; Under the trees and elsewhere
; Short studies in Literature
; Essays on literary interpretation
; Norse stories Retold from the Eddas