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Thoreau, Henry David 1817-1862

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Works: 4,561 works in 12,485 publications in 14 languages and 402,779 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries  Essays  Poetry  History  Records and correspondence  Autobiographies  Trials, litigation, etc  Controversial literature 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Translator, Lyricist, Other, zxx, Contributor, Creator, Originator, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree
Classifications: PS3042, B
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Publications about Henry David Thoreau
Publications by Henry David Thoreau
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Most widely held works about Henry David Thoreau
 
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Most widely held works by Henry David Thoreau
A week on the Concord and Merrimack rivers ; Walden, or, Life in the woods ; The Maine woods ; Cape Cod by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
240 editions published between 1849 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 4,803 libraries worldwide
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
The Maine woods by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
156 editions published between 1864 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,314 libraries worldwide
The Maine Woods is a characteristically Thoreauvian book: a personal account of exploration, of exterior and interior discovery in a natural setting, conveyed in taut, workmanlike prose. Thoreau's evocative renderings of the life of the primitive forest--its mountains, waterways, fauna, flora, and inhabitants--are valuable in themselves. But his impassioned protest against despoilment in the name of commerce and sport, which even by the 1850s threatened to deprive Americans of the "tonic of wildness," makes The Maine Woods an especially vital book for our time. This edition presents Thoreau's fullest account of the wilderness as he intended it
The variorum Civil disobedience by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
208 editions published between 1849 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,732 libraries worldwide
Philosopher, naturalist, poet and rugged individualist, Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) has inspired generations of readers to think for themselves, to follow the dictates of their own conscience and to make an art of their lives. This representative sampling of his thought includes five of his most frequently cited and read essays: 'Civil Disobedience, ' his most powerful and influential political essay, exalts the law of conscience over civil law
Cape Cod by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
118 editions published between 1864 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,883 libraries worldwide
This is the story those who love to walk the length of lonely beaches, for Thoreau walks alone in this book
Wild fruits : Thoreau's rediscovered last manuscript by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,788 libraries worldwide
Thoreau presents information about the "'unnoticed wild berry whose beauty annually lends a new charm to some wild walk, '" along with what "may be considered Thoreau's last will and testament, in which he protests our desecration of the landscape, reflects on the importance of preserving wild space 'for instruction and recreation, ' and envisions a new American scripture."--Jacket
Faith in a seed : the dispersion of seeds, and other late natural history writings by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 1,603 libraries worldwide
Thoreau's last important research and writing projects, published here for the first time, draws on Darwin's theory of natural selection to describe plant ecology
Collected essays and poems by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,560 libraries worldwide
A collection of essential writings features Thoreau's poetry and essays on nature, materialism, conformity, and politics; including such works as "Slavery in Massachusetts," "Civil Disobedience," "A Winter Walk," and "Life Without Principle."
The works of Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
46 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in English and held by 1,471 libraries worldwide
Donated by the estate of Dr. Donald S. Moore
Collected poems of Henry Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
60 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,385 libraries worldwide
Walden : or, Life in the woods : and, On the duty of civil disobedience by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
74 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and held by 1,347 libraries worldwide
Contains Thoreau's philosophy of life and observations of nature he wrote while spending two years in a cabin on Walden Pond near Concord, Massachusetts
The portable Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
84 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,189 libraries worldwide
A collection of the most notable writings of Henry David Thoreau. Includes a biography and a chronology
Excursions by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
94 editions published between 1860 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
These nine essays, among Thoreau's most popular writings, grew out of his daily saunters around Concord, Massachusetts. Published only after his death, these early works document Thoreau's developing eye for natural description. Includes Walking," A Natural History of Massachusetts," A Winter Walk," Autumnal Tints," Wild Apples" and Night and Moonlight," among others
A Yankee in Canada, with Anti-slavery and reform papers by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
70 editions published between 1866 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 987 libraries worldwide
Thoreau's country : journey through a transformed landscape by David R Foster( Book )
11 editions published between 1963 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 libraries worldwide
Looks at how the land that Thoreau experienced in nineteenth-century New England has changed from open farm land to forrest
Journal by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
139 editions published between 1837 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Réunit des pensées, des poèmes et des notes consignés pendant vingt-quatre ans par H.D. Thoreau (1817-1862), inspirés par ses réflexions sur la nature, la place de l'homme dans le monde, etc. Des photographies et dessins contemporains ponctuent ce texte
Walking by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
76 editions published between 1861 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 479 libraries worldwide
"Began as a lecture entitled "The Wild," which Thoreau gave at the Concord Lyceum on April 1851. The lecture was a success, and he delivered it on several subsequent occasions. Finally, it was published as an essay in the Atlantic Monthly not long after Thoreau's death in 1862"--Review
Walden, and other writings by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
54 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 443 libraries worldwide
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
Walden by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
40 editions published between 1944 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Om amerikaneren Henry David Thoreaus (1817-1862) to-årige ophold i en skov i Concord, Massachusett i 1840'erne
"Wild apples" and other natural history essays by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
9 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 libraries worldwide
A plea for Captain John Brown : read to the citizens of Concord, Massachusetts on Sunday evening, October thirtieth, eighteen fifty-nine by Henry David Thoreau( Book )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Thoreau proclaims his admiration for John Brown and his raid on Harper's Ferry, while he likens Brown's execution to Christ's crucifixion at the hands of Pontius Pilate with whom he compares the American government
 
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Henri Dejvid Toro
Henri Devid Toro
Henricus David Thoreau
Henrijs Deivids Toro
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau Amerikaans schrijver
Henry David Thoreau amerikansk poet och författare
Henry David Thoreau amerikansk poet og skribent
Henry David Thoreau amerykański pisarz, poeta i filozof
Henry David Thoreau essayiste, enseignant, philosophe, naturaliste amateur et poète américain
Henry David Thoreau filosofo, scrittore e poeta statunitense
Henry David Thoreau US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Philosoph (1817-1862)
Henry David Thoreau usona poeto kaj eseisto
Henry Thoreau
So-lo 1817-1862
Sorō, Henrī Deividdo 1817-1862
Suo luo, Hengli Dai wei
Suoluo 1817-1862
Suoluo, Hengli Daiwei, 1817-1862
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Thoreau, David Henry 1817-1862
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Thoreau, Henry D. (Henry David), 1817-1862
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Thoreaux, Henry D. 1817-1862
Thorō, Enry Deēvint 1817-1862
Toreʾaw, Xenri Dawid 1817-1862
Toro, G.D. 1817-1862
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Toro, Henri Daṿid 1817-1862
Toro, Henri Dejvid 1817-1862
Toro, Henrijs Deivids 1817-1862
Toto, Genri Devid 1817-1862
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Генри Дэвид Торо
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هنري ديفد ثورو
هنري ديفيد ثورو، 1817-1862
هنری دیوید تورو نویسنده و شاعر آمریکایی
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소로 1817-1862
소로, H. D. 1817-1862
소로, 헨리 D. 1817-1862
소로, 헨리 데이비드 1817-1862
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소로우, 헨리 데이비드 1817-1862
소로우, 헨리 데이빗 1817-1862
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ソロー, ヘンリー
ソロー, ヘンリー・D
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ソロー ヘンリー・デイヴィッド 1817-1862
ソーロウ, H. D
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亨利·戴维·梭罗
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梭罗, 亨利·戴维, 1817-1862
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