Walden - Henry David Thoreau

Walden - Henry David Thoreau

by Henry David Thoreau
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Walden - Henry David Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau

Walden is a book about Henry David Thoreau’s experiment with self-reliance. He lived in a cabin near Walden Pond in Massachusetts amidst woods that were owned by fellow Transcendentalist Ralph Waldo Emerson. Thoreau focused on simple living and personal introspection during the two-year stay. Walden chronicles his experience.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014030335
Publisher: Seedbox Press, LLC
Publication date: 03/19/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 542 KB

About the Author

Massachusetts native Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) was a leading member of the American Transcendentalist movement, whose faith in nature was tested while Thoreau lived in a homemade hut at Walden Pond between 1845 and 1847. While there, Thoreau worked on the two books published in his lifetime: Walden and A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers. The Maine Woods, Cape Cod, Excursions, and other works were published posthumously.

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

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Walden - Henry David Thoreau 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
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The writing and the voice are just wonderful! Truly inspiring work.
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Interesting points, yet Walden pond was not wilderness. Concord had been settled for 200 so he was living in a park walking into town to hang out with the Alcotts.