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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Short studies of American authors 48 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 20 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Irene E. Jerome., In a fair country 16 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Atlantic Essays 14 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Book and heart: essays on literature and life 12 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Oldport days, with ten heliotype illustrations from views taken in Newport, R. I., expressly for this work. 10 0 Browse Search
Frank Preston Stearns, Cambridge Sketches 10 0 Browse Search
James Parton, Horace Greeley, T. W. Higginson, J. S. C. Abbott, E. M. Hoppin, William Winter, Theodore Tilton, Fanny Fern, Grace Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Stanton, Women of the age; being natives of the lives and deeds of the most prominent women of the present gentlemen 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: November 28, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 18. 2 0 Browse Search
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e death of an author; and such is the fame of Thoreau. Before his death he had published but two bcriticism, have brought the eccentricities of Thoreau into undue prominence, and have placed too lis is far removed from that ordinarily made by Thoreau himself. While tinged here and there, like m wanton misrepresentation. Lowell applies to Thoreau the word indolent: but you might as well spea and believed only in the wilderness; whereas Thoreau defined his own position on this point with es these, it will by and by be discovered that Thoreau's whole attitude has been needlessly distorte injustice to Lowell, who closes his paper on Thoreau with a generous tribute that does much to re sight of a cathedral. The impression that Thoreau was but a minor Emerson will in time pass awa their time, and had its family likeness; but Thoreau had the lumen siccum, or dry light, beyond eiollowing passage is now first published, from Thoreau's manuscript diary, the date being Oct. 28, 1[14 more...]