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Walden: The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau by  J. Lyndon;  Henry D.; [edited by] Shanley - Hardcover - 1971 - from Second Story Books (SKU: 15-26-1326883)

Walden: The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau

Walden: The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau by  J. Lyndon;  Henry D.; [edited by] Shanley - Hardcover - 1971 - from Second Story Books (SKU: 15-26-1326883)
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Walden: The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau

by Thoreau, Henry D.; [edited by] Shanley, J. Lyndon;

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ISBN 10
0691061947
ISBN 13
9780691061948
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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1971. Hardcover. 10mo; pp 409; G/G; dark gray/ivory spine with black and ivory text; dust jacket shows modest wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges; light foxing to rear and fore edge; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; mildly splayed boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;. FP New Rockville Stock.

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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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Bookseller Inventory #
15-26-1326883
Title
Walden: The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau
Author
Thoreau, Henry D.; [edited by] Shanley, J. Lyndon;
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
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Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0691061947
ISBN 13
9780691061948
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Place of Publication
Princeton, NJ
Date published
1971

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