Nathaniel Parker Willis

Nathaniel Parker Willis

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author

Biography: Nathaniel Parker Willis, also known as N. P. Willis, was an American author, poet and editor who worked with several notable American writers including Edgar Allan Poe and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. He became the highest-paid magazine writer of his day. For a time, he was the employer of former slave and future writer Harriet Jacobs.

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Nathaniel Parker Willis

“Wisdom sits alone Topmost in Heaven.”

- Nathaniel Parker Willis

Source/Notes: The Scholar of Thibet. - Bartlett's Familiar Quotations (1919)

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