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Civil Disobedience and Other Essays

Civil Disobedience and Other Essays

by Henry David Thoreau

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Civil Disobedience and Other Essays is a collection of some of Henry David Thoreau's most important essays. Contained in this volume are the following essays: Civil Disobedience, Natural History of Massachusetts, A Walk to Wachusett, The Landlord, A Winter Walk, The Succession of Forest Trees, Walking, Autumnal Tints, Wild Apples, Night and Moonlight, Aulus Persius Flaccus, Herald of Freedom, Life Without Principle, Paradise (to be) Regained, A Plea for John Brown, The Last Days of John Brown, After the Death of John Brown, The Service, Slavery in Massachusetts, and Wendell Phillips Before Concord Lyceum.


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ISBN-13: 9781715346348
Publisher: Blurb
Publication date: 07/28/2021
Pages: 138
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.32(d)

About the Author



Essayist, poet, and philosopher, Henry David Thoreau (1817–62) ranks among America's foremost nature writers. The Concord, Massachusetts native spent most of his life observing the natural world of New England, and his thoughts on leading a simple, independent life are captured in his best-known work, Walden.

Date of Birth:

July 12, 1817

Date of Death:

May 6, 1862

Place of Birth:

Concord, Massachusetts

Place of Death:

Concord, Massachusetts

Education:

Concord Academy, 1828-33); Harvard University, 1837

Table of Contents

Civil Disobedience (1849) 3
Slavery in Massachusetts (1854) 11
A Plea for Captain John Brown (1860) 17
Walking (1862) 25
Life without Principle (1863) 38

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