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.

Pertaining To Thoreau

by Samuel Arthur Jones (Author)

Pertaining To Thoreau by Samuel Arthur Jones
Title:Pertaining To Thoreau
Publisher:Edwin B. Hill
Edition:First Edition


Dedicated to Henry Salt as follows: "To Henry S. Salt - Thoreau's Most Sympathetic Biographer - This Volume is Inscribed." Ysleta, Texas: Edwin B. Hill, n.d., ca. 1905

Broadside, 8 x 5 1/2 inches. First separate printing of Salt's review of Jones' book, from the Fortnightly Review. Jones' book was published in a very small edition in 1901 (225 copies according to a prospectus, but a letter from Hill indicates that the binder ruined a number of copies).