WorldCat Identities

Sanborn, F. B. (Franklin Benjamin) 1831-1917

Overview
Works: 515 works in 1,130 publications in 1 language and 18,445 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Periodicals  Diaries  Trials, litigation, etc  Controversial literature  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3053, B
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Henry D. Thoreau by F. B Sanborn( Book )

63 editions published between 1881 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a biography of transcendentalist and social reformer, Henry David Thoreau
The life of Henry David Thoreau, including many essays hitherto unpublished and some account of his family and friends by F. B Sanborn( Book )

30 editions published between 1917 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recollections of seventy years by F. B Sanborn( Book )

20 editions published between 1909 and 1978 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and letters of John Brown : liberator of Kansas and martyr of Virginia by F. B Sanborn( Book )

41 editions published between 1885 and 2010 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1885 biography of radical abolitionist John Brown was written by F.B. Sanborn, a journalist and social reformer. Sanborn had been a friend and ally of Brown's and served as a member of the Secret Six, or Committee of Six, that provided funds for Brown's attack on the federal arsenal at Harper's Ferry. Sanborn praises Brown for his role in the bloody Kansas skirmishes and calls him a "martyr" for his execution after the Harper's Ferry raid
Thoreau, the poet naturalist; with memorial verses by William Ellery Channing( Book )

24 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a biography of Henry David Thoreau
The writings of Henry David Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau( Book )

26 editions published between 1894 and 1968 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A. Bronson Alcott, his life and philosophy by F. B Sanborn( Book )

17 editions published between 1893 and 1983 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of social science( )

in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genius and character of Emerson; lectures at the Concord School of Philosophy by Concord School of Philosophy( Book )

25 editions published between 1884 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Hampshire; an epitome of popular government by F. B Sanborn( Book )

11 editions published between 1904 and 1973 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hawthorne and his friends : reminiscence and tribute by F. B Sanborn( Book )

23 editions published between 1908 and 1977 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. S.G. Howe, the philanthropist by F. B Sanborn( Book )

10 editions published between 1891 and 1999 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty years of Concord, 1855-1915 : life, people, institutions, and transcendental philosophy in Massachusetts, with memories of Emerson, Thoreau, Alcott, Channing, and others by F. B Sanborn( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bronson Alcott at Alcott house, England, and Fruitlands, New England (1842-1844) by F. B Sanborn( Book )

14 editions published between 1908 and 2009 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Familiar letters of Henry David Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau( Book )

28 editions published between 1893 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoreau published only two books in his short lifetime. Reading his letters provides a way to access his thought processes outside of his scant published writings
Letters and journals of Samuel Gridley Howe by S. G Howe( Book )

9 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The personality of Emerson by F. B Sanborn( Book )

15 editions published between 1903 and 1994 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a work about Ralph Waldo Emerson and his "personal traits." Author F. B. Sanborn wrote biographies of other Concord writers including Emerson's friends, Thoreau, Channing and Alcott
The rights of man in America by Theodore Parker( Book )

11 editions published between 1911 and 1969 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first and last journeys of Thoreau : lately discovered among his unpublished journals and manuscripts by Henry David Thoreau( Book )

7 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edited by Thoreau's long-time associate Franklin Benjamin Sanborn, this is a 1905 compilation of the philosopher-poet's early fragments, diaries, verse, drafts, and metaphysical musings on nature. Included are accounts of his 1839 trip with his brother along the Concord and Merrimac Rivers, as well as travels to Staten Island and his famous Journey West," to Minnesota
A Memorial of George Gilman Fogg by Augustus Woodbury( Book )

4 editions published in 1882 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Franklin Benjamin Sanborn American activist, journalist, editor and author

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Sanborn, F. B. 1831-1917

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Sanborn, Franklin Benjamin 1831-1917

Languages
English (416)

Covers
Thoreau, the poet naturalist; with memorial versesThe genius and character of Emerson; lectures at the Concord School of PhilosophyLetters and journals of Samuel Gridley Howe