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Higginson, Thomas Wentworth 1823-1911

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Works: 971 works in 2,822 publications in 1 language and 57,725 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Poetry  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Personal correspondence  Biographies  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Composer, Adapter, Author of introduction, Attributed name, Signer, Other, Former owner
Classifications: PS1541, 811.4
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Army life in a black regiment by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

93 editions published between 1869 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862 military necessity enabled Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton to pry from a hesitant President Lincoln the authority to enlist black troops in the Union army. The pioneer regiment of ex-slaves was to secure the beachhead tenuously held at Beaufort, off the South Carolina coast. The commanding officer chosen for the First South Carolina Volunteers was Thomas Wentworth Higginson, a militant human rights activist, writer and lecturer, and former Unitarian minister. This text is Colonel Higginson's own account of his two years at Camp Saxton
Collected poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )

17 editions published between 1890 and 1991 in English and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here are 450 poems from the private collection of America's most cherished poet, including many difficult to find elsewhere
Margaret Fuller Ossoli by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

75 editions published between 1884 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1884 volume in the American Men of Letters series presents the biography of Margaret Fuller Ossoli, better known as Margaret Fuller, a proto-feminist and leading transcendentalist. Drawing on her letters and papers, Higginson takes pains to show her as a woman of action as well as intellect
Discourses and Enchiridion by Epictetus( Book )

7 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Handbook of Epictetus also known as Enchiridion written by legendary Greek Stoic philosopher Epictetus is a manual of Stoic ethical advice. This great classic is, for many, required reading for various courses and curriculums. The philosophy of Epictetus, a freed slave in the Roman Empire, has been profoundly influential on Western thought: it offers not only stimulating ideas but practical guidance in living one's life
Contemporaries by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

38 editions published between 1899 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )

76 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected poems of Emily Dickinson
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

24 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is described as being different from other biographies of Longfellow in its organization and use of additional content. Its three focuses include little-published correspondence between Longfellow and his first wife, information on his early academic years and a compilation of excerpts from some of his earliest work
Favorite poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Greenleaf Whittier by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

26 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the distinguished English Men of Letters" series comes this biography of Quaker author and activist John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892). A member of nineteenth century New England's family-friendly Fireside Poets School, Whittier was frequently mobbed for his outspoken antislavery beliefs. Written by a fellow abolitionist, this 1902 life story is a wealth of anecdote and reminiscence from Whittier's boyhood to his death
Black rebellion by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Wentworth Higginson was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during the 1840s and 1850s, identifying himself with disunion and militant abolitionism. During the Civil War, he served as colonel of the 1st South Carolina Volunteers, the first federally authorized African-American regiment, from 1862-1864. Following the war, Higginson devoted much of the rest of his life to fighting for the rights of freed slaves, women and other disfranchised peoples
Carlyle's laugh, and other surprises by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

13 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheerful yesterdays by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

26 editions published between 1897 and 2016 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Higginson was a radical member of the Boston Vigilance Committee that plucked captured slave runaways from the hands of sheriffs or Federal Marshalls bent on returning them to Southern masters; he rode with abolitionist riflemen in "Bleeding Kansas;" in 1859 he was one of the "Secret Six" who sponsored John Brown's raid. During the Civil War he was the logical choice to lead the First South Carolina Colored Volunteers; he earned the respect of his black soldiers and under his leadership they soon earned the respect of every military foe or friend they encountered
The poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )

54 editions published between 1891 and 2008 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1891, two of Emily Dickinson's friends, T.W. Higginson and Mabel Loomis Todd, edited a three-volume series of poetry written by the reclusive author. Many of the poems found within this collection were discovered after the author's death. With more than 200 pages of poetry by Emily Dickinson, this book is sure to appeal to anyone interested in either the reclusive poet or her work.?
Malbone : an Oldport romance. by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

52 editions published between 1869 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of the enchanted islands of the Atlantic by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

32 editions published between 1898 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty myths and legends that revolve around vanishing or mysterious islands
Part of a man's life by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

15 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro spirituals by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( )

7 editions published between 1867 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Helen Jackson ("H.H.") by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Jackson by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters and journals of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1846-1906 by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

10 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Collected poems of Emily Dickinson
Alternative Names
Higginson, T. W.

Higginson, T.W. 1823-1911

Higginson, T. W. (Thomas Wentworth), 1823-1911

Higginson, Thomas W.

Higginson, Thomas W. 1823-1911

Higginson, Thomas Wentworth 1823-1911

Higginson, Thomas Wentworth Storrow

Higginson Thomas Wentworth Storrow 1823-1911

Thomas Wentworth Higginson Amerikaans dichter (1823-1911)

Thomas Wentworth Higginson amerikansk poet

Thomas Wentworth Higginson politico e patriota statunitense

Thomas Wentworth Higginson Union United States Army officer

Thomas Wentworth Higginson US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Abolitionist

Wentworth Higginson, Thomas 1823-1911

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English (699)

Covers
Collected poems of Emily DickinsonMargaret Fuller OssoliThe complete poems of Emily DickinsonHenry Wadsworth LongfellowJohn Greenleaf WhittierBlack rebellionThe poems of Emily Dickinson