Walden

By Thoreau, Henry D

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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Walden; Or, Life in the Woods

by Thoreau, Henry D[avid]. (1817-1862)

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Walden

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by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Walden; or, Life in the Woods

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Walden (The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau) by Henry D. Thoreau (1971-07-01)

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

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Walden: or Life in the Woods

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Walden

by Thoreau, Henry D

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WALDEN

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by Thoreau, Henry D.

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Walden and on the Duty of Civil Disobedience [Mar 01, 1962] Henry David Thoreau

by Henry David Thoreau

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by Thoreau, Henry D.

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by Thoreau, Henry D.

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WALDEN: And Other Writings

by Thoreau, Henry D

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Walden

by Thoreau, Henry D.

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