Essays of E. B. White by E. B. White
The classic collection by one of the greatest essayists of our time. White is the apotheosis of the American liberal now spurned and detested by the Left (and the cultural mainstream). His mesmerized devotion to the objects of his affection-his family, the female sex, his farm, the English language, Manhattan, the sea, America, Maine, and freedom, in descending order-is movingly absolute.
The 363rd greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 89th on The 100 Best Non-Fiction Books of the Century (National Review)
- - 100 Major Works of Modern Creative Nonfiction (About.com)