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Henry David Thoreau; a profile.

Author: Walter Harding
Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang [1971]
Series: American century series.; American profiles (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Harding
ISBN: 0809002159 9780809002153
OCLC Number: 226807
Description: xxiii, 260 pages 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
A brief biography of Henry David Thoreau --
Part One, Thoreau as seen by his contemporaries --
Thoreau / Ralph Waldo Emerson --
"A slight, quaint-looking person" / Daniel Ricketson --
"A nature keenly alive" / Samuel Storrow Higginson --
"Cold and unimpressible" / John Weiss --
"Apostle of Solitude" / William Rounseville Alger --
The two Thoreaus / George W. Cooke --
"In virtue of noble living" / Anonymous --
"A different drummer" / Edward Waldo Emerson --
Part Two, Thoreau as seen by the critics --
The idealistic basis of Thoreau's genius / Daniel Gregory Mason --
Thoreau: Nature's musician / Charles Ives --
The union of principle and expediency / Leo Stoller --
"Some aspects of Thoreau's personality" / Raymond D. Gozzi --
"Mother-Nature" / Raymond D. Gozzi --
"Years of decay and disappointment?" / J. Lyndon Shanley --
"A purely sensuous life" / Joel Porte --
Thoreau as philosopher of love / James Armstrong --
Afterword: Some random thoughts on Thoreau's personality.
Series Title: American century series.; American profiles (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Edited by Walter Harding.

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