Kith and Kin, Poems of Animal Life

Kith and Kin

Kith and Kin, Poems of Animal Life - Henry S. Salt
Author
Various Writers
Editor
Henry S. Salt
Publisher
George Bell & Sons Ltd., London
Published
1901
Pages
95
Format
Hardback

Summary

Selection of 85 poems, some abridged, reflecting kinship of humans and animals. 56 writers, including W. Blake, E. B. Browning, R. Burns, Lord Byron, S. T. Coleridge, W. Cowper, O. Goldsmith, L. Hunt, J. Keats, H. W. Longfellow, A. Pope, P. B. Shelley, R. Southey, H. D. Thoreau, W. Whitman, W. Wordsworth. "Where the non-human races are concerned - birds perhaps excepted - the treatment of animals in verse has been almost as bad as their treatment in actual life."

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