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A week on the Concord and Merrimack rivers ; Walden, or, Life in the woods ; The Maine woods ; Cape Cod

Auteur : Henry David Thoreau
Éditeur : New York, N.Y. : Literary Classics of the United States : Distributed to the trade in the U.S. and Canada by Viking Press, ©1985.
Collection : The Library of America.
Édition/format :   Livre : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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Henry David Thoreau wrote four full-length works, collected here in a single volume. Interweaving natural observation, personal experience, and historical lore, they reveal his brilliance not only as a writer, but as a naturalist, scholar, historian, poet, and philosopher. "A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers" is based on a boat trip taken with his brother from Concord, Massachusetts to Concord, New  Lire la suite...
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Format : Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Henry David Thoreau
ISBN : 0940450275 9780940450271
Numéro OCLC : 11785549
Notes : Includes index.
Description : 1114 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Contenu : A week on the Concord and Merrimack rivers ----
Walden; or, life in the woods ----
The Maine woods ----
Cape Cod.
Titre de collection : The Library of America.
Autres titres : Week on the Concord and Merrimack rivers.
Walden.
Maine woods.
Cape Cod.
Prose works.
Responsabilité : Henry David Thoreau.

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Henry David Thoreau wrote four full-length works, collected here in a single volume. Interweaving natural observation, personal experience, and historical lore, they reveal his brilliance not only as a writer, but as a naturalist, scholar, historian, poet, and philosopher. "A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers" is based on a boat trip taken with his brother from Concord, Massachusetts to Concord, New Hampshire. "Walden" is at once a personal declaration of independence, social experiment, voyage of spiritual discovery, manual of self-reliance, and masterpiece of style. "The Maine Woods" and "Cape Cod" portray landscapes changing irreversibly even as he wrote. The first combines close observation of the unexplored Maine wilderness with a far-sighted plea for conservation; the second is a brilliant and unsentimental account of survival on a barren peninsula in the face of hostile elements, historical change, and natural decay.

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