Walden by Henry David Thoreau [NOOK Book]

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When I wrote the following pages, or rather the bulk of them, 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.
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Walden by Henry David Thoreau

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Overview

When I wrote the following pages, or rather the bulk of them, 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.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013826748
  • Publisher: Halcyon Press Ltd.
  • Publication date: 12/9/2011
  • Series: Halcyon Classics , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 70,817
  • File size: 708 KB

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Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) was an American philosopher, poet, writer, and transcendentalist. Thoreau was an accomplished writer and philosopher, and his best-known work is probably WALDEN, his essays on living a simple life in harmony with nature.
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  • Posted December 27, 2012

    Provokes thought.

    Exquisitely written and packed with themes that will make you think--or it ought to anyway.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 10, 2013

    Amazing

    It is the best classic on bringing one's life back to basics. The one true environmentalist. He put his money where his mouth was, not just held up signs and talked about a whole lot of nothing. If you haven't read it yet, it,s well worth the money. Actually, it's practically a steal. Enjoy the read.

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