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Walden

by Thoreau, Henry D

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  • good
  • hardcover
Condition
Good
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About This Item

Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1882. Hardcover. Good. This is a later printing of the 2nd edition, copyrighted to the heirs of Henry D. Thoreau, 1882. No date on title page. Green cloth, as originally issued. Good+ with some wear at head and heel. Hinges are tight and sound. No former owner marks. Scarce edition.

Synopsis

Walden (first published as Walden; or, Life in the Woods) by Henry David Thoreau is an American classic. The work is part personal declaration of independence, social experiment, voyage of spiritual discovery, and manual for self reliance. Published in 1854, it details Thoreau's sojourn in a cabin near Walden Pond, amidst woodland owned by his friend and mentor Ralph Waldo Emerson, near Concord, Massachusetts.

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Details

Bookseller
Mythos Center Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
12890
Title
Walden
Author
Thoreau, Henry D
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Date published
1882

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Mythos Center Books

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About Mythos Center Books

Mythos Center is a research and retreat center on the banks of the Ms. River. We have been selling on line since 1994. In addition to our general academic and speciality stock, we are beginning to put our personal collections in myth, ritual and folklore-- up for sale. Inquiries are invited. Appointments only.

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title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...[more]
Cloth
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good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
heel
The lower most portion of the spine when the book is standing vertically.
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