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The Resource The magnificent activist : the writings of Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823-1911), edited by Howard N. Meyer

The magnificent activist : the writings of Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823-1911), edited by Howard N. Meyer

Label
The magnificent activist : the writings of Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823-1911)
Title
The magnificent activist
Title remainder
the writings of Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823-1911)
Statement of responsibility
edited by Howard N. Meyer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Thomas Wentworth Higginson, a minister, was also a groundbreaking activist at the forefront of the social movements reshaping nineteenth-century society. At the same time he was a leading literary presence whose writings ranged from passionate polemics to sensitive studies of the natural world - and spoke to readers both in his time and in ours."--Jacket
  • "Thomas Wentworth Higginson, a minister, was also a groundbreaking activist at the forefront of the social movements reshaping nineteenth-century society. At the same time he was a leading literary presence whose writings ranged from passionate polemics to sensitive studies of the natural world - and spoke to readers both in his time and in ours."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1823-1911
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth
Dewey number
818/.409
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.18
LC item number
.H54 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Meyer, Howard N
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antislavery movements
  • Women's rights
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • Higginson, Thomas Wentworth
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The magnificent activist : the writings of Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823-1911), edited by Howard N. Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 587-590) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Abolitionist and champion of civil rights -- Colonel of the first Black regiment -- Crusader for women's rights -- Essayist as activist -- Naturalist -- Critic as essayist
Control code
43561963
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 618 pages
Isbn
9780306809545
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
00024267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
Label
The magnificent activist : the writings of Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823-1911), edited by Howard N. Meyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 587-590) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Abolitionist and champion of civil rights -- Colonel of the first Black regiment -- Crusader for women's rights -- Essayist as activist -- Naturalist -- Critic as essayist
Control code
43561963
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 618 pages
Isbn
9780306809545
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
00024267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait

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