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A week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers

Author: Henry David Thoreau; Carl Hovde
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Classic of American literature not only vividly narrates a boat trip Thoreau took with his brother in 1839 but also contains thought-provoking observations on literature, philosophy, Native American and Puritan histories of New England, friends, and a diversity of other topics. Of it, Ralph Waldo Emerson said, "[It] is a book of wonderful merit, which is to go far and last long."
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Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862.
Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1980
(OCoLC)565192131
Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry David Thoreau; Carl Hovde
ISBN: 0691063761 9780691063768
OCLC Number: 4514928
Description: 610 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Henry D. Thoreau ; edited by Carl Hovde and Textual Center Staff, William L. Howarth, Elizabeth Witherell ; historical introd. by Linck C. Johnson.
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Classic of American literature not only vividly narrates a boat trip Thoreau took with his brother in 1839 but also contains thought-provoking observations on literature, philosophy, Native American and Puritan histories of New England, friends, and a diversity of other topics. Of it, Ralph Waldo Emerson said, "[It] is a book of wonderful merit, which is to go far and last long."

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