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My friend, my friend : the story of Thoreau's relationship with Emerson

Author: Harmon L Smith
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The thoughts and feelings of Thoreau and Emerson are well documented in letters and journals. Harmon Smith is able to "trace the pattern of their emotional involvement in great detail. What emerges is both a remarkable portrait of their relationship and an intimate look at the nature of friendship itself."
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Smith, Harmon L.
My friend, my friend.
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, c1999
(DLC) 98053492
(OCoLC)40460074
Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; Ralph Waldo Emerson; Henry David Thoreau; Ralph Waldo Emerson
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harmon L Smith
ISBN: 0585314411 9780585314419
OCLC Number: 45730039
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 216 p.) : ill.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: ch. 1. Extraordinary young man --
ch. 2. Troubled dream --
ch. 3. Beautiful and the brave --
ch. 4. Womb of Zeus --
ch. 5. One of the family --
ch. 6. Into the world --
ch. 7. Beautiful asylum --
ch. 8. At home with Lidian --
ch. 9. Separate paths --
ch. 10. Undercurrents --
ch. 11. Between narrow walls --
ch. 12. Final years.
Responsibility: Harmon Smith.

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An account of the intense, shifting friendship between Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson. Harmon Smith emphasizes their personal bond, but also shows how the relationship affected their  Read more...

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