Henry Salt Archive

Henry Salt (1853-1939) was the author of the Life of Henry David Thoreau, Animals Rights and A Plea for Vegetarianism which inspired Gandhi for follow a vegetarian diet.

Literary Sketches

by H. S. Salt (Author)

Literary Sketches by H. S. Salt
Title:Literary Sketches
Published:1886
Publisher:Swan, Sonnenscheim, Lowrey & Co., London
Format:Hardback
Edition:First Edition
Pages:235
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Contents

Essays from various magazines with a few slight additions and modifications.

(1) Two Kinds of Genius,
(2) Shelley as a Teacher,
(3) The Tennysonian Philosophy,
(4) The Words of James Thomson ("B.V"),
(5) On Certain Poets, and Their Critics,
(6) Edgar Poe's Writings,
(7) Henry David Thoreau,
(8) William Godwin,
(9) Nathaniel Hawthorne's Romances,
(10) Some thoughts on De Quincey.

Information

Reprinted in 1888

Book cover shown is the 1888 reprint

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