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Author: Henry David Thoreau; Stephen Fender
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2008]
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1845 Thoreau, disdainful of America's commercialism and industrialism, left his home town in Massachusetts to begin a new life alone, in a hut on the north-west shore of Walden Pond. This is his account of this experiment in solitary living.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry David Thoreau; Stephen Fender
ISBN: 9780199538065 0199538069
OCLC Number: 314383844
Description: lvii, 375 pages : maps ; 20 cm
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.
Responsibility: Henry David Thoreau ; edited with an introduction and notes by Stephen Fender.

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In 1845 Thoreau, disdainful of America's commercialism and industrialism, left his home town in Massachusetts to begin a new life alone, in a hut on the north-west shore of Walden Pond. This is his account of this experiment in solitary living.

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