Thoreau: the poet-naturalist.

With memorial verses. by William Ellery Channing

Publisher: Roberts Brothers in Boston

Written in English
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  • Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography,
  • Intellectuals -- United States -- Biography,
  • Naturalists -- United States -- Biography

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Statementby William Ellery Channing ...
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3053 .C4 1873
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 357 p.
Number of Pages357
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL176160M
LC Control Numbera 11002825
OCLC/WorldCa752598

In the chapter "Reading," Thoreau discusses literature and books — a valuable inheritance from the past, useful to the individual in his quest for higher understanding. True works of literature convey significant, universal meaning to all generations. Such classics .   Channing is the least known of the Concord writers but published many poems in his lifetime and is most known for his biography of Thoreau titled Thoreau, the Poet-Naturalist. The Concord Writer’s Houses: Concord has a total of five house museums: Orchard House, the Old Manse, the Wayside, Ralph Waldo Emerson House and Thoreau Farm. View in Apple Books. Books See All. Harvard Classics Volume Unitarian Christianity. Unitarian Christianity. Thoreau the Poet-Naturalist (Barnes & Noble Digital Library) Vie et caractère de Napoléon Bonaparte. Œuvres sociales. More ways to shop: Find an Apple Store or other retailer near you. Henry David Thoreau (see name pronunciation; J – May 6, ) was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay "Civil Disobedience" (originally published as "Resistance to Civil Government"), an argument for disobedience to an unjust state.

Henry David Thoreau (born David Henry Thoreau) is a philosopher, naturalist and American poet, born J in Concord (Massachusetts), where he died May 6, His masterpiece, Walden, or Life in the woods, is a reflection on the economy, nature and the simple life lived apart from society, written during a retreat in a cabin he had Seller Rating: % positive. Thoreau found fellowship with others after the cooling of his relationship with Emerson. Ellery Channing — who accompanied him on walks around Concord — was chief among them. With the publication of his Thoreau, the Poet-Naturalist in , Channing later became the first biographer of Thoreau. In , Harrison Gray Otis Blake of Worcester. Walden is the masterpiece of Thoreau the poet-naturalist; The Dispersion of Seeds is the culminating work of Thoreau the writer-scientist. The notion that the achievement of “The Dispersion of Seeds” (a manuscript, not a published book) can in any sense be compared to that of Walden is preposterous. True, it is a charming casual essay.   The “poet-naturalist” was born in Concord, Massachusetts, of French-Scottish-Quaker-Puritan heritage. When he was only twelve, Thoreau prepared nature collections for scientist Louis Agassiz. His older brother, John, paid the cost of his years at Harvard College, Class of

Henry David Thoreau: | | | |Henry David Thoreau| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. Thoreau's friend Ellery Channing published his first biography, Thoreau the Poet-Naturalist, in , and Channing and another friend Harrison Blake edited some poems, essays, and journal entries for posthumous publication in the s.

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Author of To Set This World Right:The Antislavery Movement in Thoreau’s Concord, editor of Journal 8: in The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau, and coeditor of The Oxford Handbook of Transcendentalism and More Day to Dawn: Thoreau’s “Walden” for the Twenty-First Century, Sandra Harbert Petrulionis is a professor of English and American Studies and the program coordinator for Letters.Henry David Thoreau: Author of Walden.

A Naturalist, political activist and frequent speaker in Concord, MA, his home. Walden is a journal of his first year in a small shack near Walden Pond with absolutely no luxuries of modern life. Thoreau is most famous for .Henry David Thoreau (born David Henry Thoreau; J – May 6, ) was an American author, poet, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, philosopher, and leading is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay, Civil Disobedience, an argument for individual.