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HARP ON THE SHORE: Thoreau & the Sea

HARP ON THE SHORE: Thoreau & the Sea

by Willard H. Bonner

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NEW
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Edition
First Edition
Published
1985
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Hardcover with laminated covers, issued without dust jacket
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NEW copy. Hardcover with laminated, illustrated covers (issued without dust jacket. Illustrated, notes, index, 129 pages. OUT OF PRINT. --- Allusions to the sea permeate Thoreau's writings, enriching many of his basic ideas. Harp on the Shore examines Thoreau's use of maritime metaphor. It shows how he, a writer ordinarily perceived as quintessentially landlocked, came to view the terrestrial world in… Read more about this item
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WILD FRUITS: Thoreau's Rediscovered Lost Manuscript

WILD FRUITS: Thoreau's Rediscovered Lost Manuscript

by Henry Davd Thoreau (edited by Bradley P. Dean)

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Used - Near Fine
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Hardcover with dust jacket
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NF/NF. Hardcover with dust jacket in 'as new' condition ~~~ Illustrated end pages (map), introduction, related passages, a Thoreau chronology, glossary of botanical terms, a note on the provenance of the manuscript, manuscript facsimile, 90-odd pages of notes, works cited, index, 409 pages. ~~~ Thoreau's Walden (1854) is regarded both as a masterpiece of American prose and as a forerunner… Read more about this item
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THE LETTERS OF MARGARET FULLER: Volume I: 1817-18

THE LETTERS OF MARGARET FULLER: Volume I: 1817-18

by Robert N. Hudspeth

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Used - Near Fine
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
Published
1983
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Hardcover with dust jacket
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NF/NF. Hardcover with dust jacket in 'as new' condition. ~~~ Detailed notes following each letter, index, 374 pages. ~~~ The first letters in Volume I are those of a seven-year-old child; the last were written by an uncommonly well-educated woman ready for a larger challenge than schoolteaching could offer her. The letters tell the story of her work with Amos… Read more about this item
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HENRY THOREAU: A Life of the Mind

HENRY THOREAU: A Life of the Mind

by Robert D. Richardson Jr.

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Used - Very Good
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Edition
Sixth Paperback Printing
Published
1998
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Trade paperback
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VG. Remainder mark on bottom edge of book, otherwise a clean, tight copy. ~~~ Illustrations, Chronology, Principal sources, Notes, Index, 455 pages. ~~~ The two years Thoreau spent at Walden Pond and the night he spent in the Concord jail are among the most familiar features of the American intellectual landscape. In this new biography, based on a reexamination of… Read more about this item
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THE ESSAYS OF HENRY D. THOREAU

THE ESSAYS OF HENRY D. THOREAU

by Lewis Hyde (editor)

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Published
2002
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Trade paperback, NF condition. ~~~ Introduction, essays, annotations, bibliography, index, 390 pages. ~~~ With The Essays of Henry D. Thoreau, Lewis Hyde gathers thirteen of Thoreau's finest short prose works and, for the first time in 150 years, presents them fully annotated and arranged in the order of their composition. This definitive edition includes Thoreau's most famous essays, "Civil Disobedience"… Read more about this item
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