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Excursions

Author: Henry David Thoreau; Joseph J Moldenhauer
Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, 2007.
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"Excursions presents texts of nine essays, including some of Thoreau's most engaging and popular works, newly edited and based on the most authoritative versions of each. These essays represent Thoreau in many stages of his writing career, ranging from 1842-when he accepted Emerson's commission to review four volumes of botanical and zoological catalogues in an essay that was published in The Dial is "Natural,  Read more...
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Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862.
Excursions.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)607259886
Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Henry David Thoreau; Joseph J Moldenhauer
ISBN: 9780691064505 0691064504
OCLC Number: 65198052
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 650 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Natural History of Massachusetts --
A Walk to Wachusett --
The Landlord --
A Winter Walk --
A Yankee in Canada --
An Address on the Succession of Forest Trees --
Walking --
Autumnal Tints --
Wild Apples.
Responsibility: Henry D. Thoreau ; edited by Joseph J. Moldenhauer.
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