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Walden

Author: Henry David Thoreau; J Lyndon Shanley
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 150th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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Originally published in 1854, Walden or Life in the Woods, is a vivid account of the time that Henry D. Thoreau lived alone in a secluded cabin at Walden Pond. It is one of the most influential and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862.
Walden.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2004
(DLC) 2004044327
(OCoLC)54372125
Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Henry David Thoreau; J Lyndon Shanley
ISBN: 9781400824274 1400824273
OCLC Number: 650279539
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 352 pages).
Contents: Introduction by John Updike Economy 3 Where I Lived, and What I lived For 81 Reading 99 Sounds 111 Solitude 129 Visitors 140 The Bean-Field 155 The Village 167 The Ponds 173 Baker farm 201 Higher Laws 210 Brute Neighbors 223 House-Warming 238 Former Inhabitants; and Winter Visitors 256 Winter Animals 271 The Pond in Winter 282 Spring 299 Conclusion 320 Index by Paul O. Williams 335
Responsibility: Henry D. Thoreau ; edited by J. Lyndon Shanley ; with an introduction by John Updike.

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"Each [volume] is preceded by a substantive, lively and idiosyncratic essay... Together, the essays are a mini-course in Thoreau and the trends he launched in American thought."--Nancy Szokan, Read more...

 
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