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Walden, or, Life in the woods

by Henry David Thoreau

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Henry D. Thoreau
SeriesThe Riverside Library
The Physical Object
Pagination367 p., [4] leaves of plates ;
Number of Pages367
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24149955M
OCLC/WorldCa2084751

I lived alone, in the woods, a mile from any neighbor, in a house which I had built myself, on the shore of Walden Pond, in Concord, Massachusetts, and earned my living by the labor of my hands only. I lived there two years and two months. At present I am a sojourner in civilized life again. W I should not obtrude my affairs so much on the. Jul 12,  · Why I still love Henry David Thoreau’s ‘Walden’ “I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately,” Thoreau writes, “to front only the essential facts of life, and see if.

Walden begins with the narrator informing his audience that this book was written in answer to questions posed about his two-year stay at Walden Pond. He hopes to explain the spiritually rich life he enjoyed and, at the same time, through presenting the example of his own life, teach his readers something about the shortcomings and. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

Walden, the Book Henry David Thoreau's Walden; or, Life in the Woods is one of the cornerstones of 19th century American literature. More than just a memoir of the two years he spent living in a cabin he built on the shores of Walden Pond, it also includes his frank observations on truth, introspection, self-reliance, simplicity, solitude, and the divinity of nature. flatmountaingirls.com: Walden; Or, Life in the Woods (Dover Thrift Editions) () by Henry David Thoreau and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).


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Writing during the early Industrial Revolution, just when the railroad had reached his hometown, he struggles with the purpose of life.

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