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Walden and other writings of Henry David Thoreau

Author: Henry David Thoreau; Brooks Atkinson
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1992.
Series: Modern library of the world's best books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Modern Library edView all editions and formats
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Presents Thoreau's reflections on his experience living alone in the woods surrounding Walden Pond as well as his philosophy concerning man's need to reevaluate life and commune with nature.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862.
Walden and other writings of Henry David Thoreau.
New York : Modern Library, 1992
(OCoLC)624407054
Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Henry David Thoreau; Brooks Atkinson
ISBN: 0679600043 9780679600046
OCLC Number: 25874485
Notes: Series statement from jacket.
Description: xii, 769 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Walden --
A week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers --
Cape Cod --
The Allegash and East Branch --
Walking --
Civil disobedience --
Slavery in Massachusetts --
A plea for Captain John Brown --
Life without principle.
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: edited by Brooks Atkinson.
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Presents Thoreau's reflections on his experience living alone in the woods surrounding Walden Pond as well as his philosophy concerning man's need to reevaluate life and commune with nature.

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