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Walden; or, Life in the woods

Author: Henry David Thoreau; Edwin Way Teale
Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead, 1946.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thoreau's autobiographical account of his experiment in solitary living, his refusal to play by the rules of hard work and the accumulation of wealth and, above all, the freedom it gave him to adapt his living to the natural world around him.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862.
Walden.
New York, Dodd, Mead, 1946
(OCoLC)578927325
Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry David Thoreau; Edwin Way Teale
OCLC Number: 2754231
Notes: Illustrated lining-papers.
Description: xxv pages, 1 leaf, 386 pages including plates, portraits, maps frontispiece 26 cm
Responsibility: by Henry D. Thoreau. Illustrated with 142 photographs, an introduction and interpretive comments by Edwin Way Teale.

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Thoreau's autobiographical account of his experiment in solitary living, his refusal to play by the rules of hard work and the accumulation of wealth and, above all, the freedom it gave him to adapt his living to the natural world around him.

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