Walden (Writings of Henry D. Th08reau)
Walden (Writings of Henry D. Th08reau), Reissue Edition by Henry D. Th08reau, J. Lyndon Shanley
2016 | ISBN: 0691169349 | English | 384 pages | EPUB | 3.5 MB
One of the most influential 4nd compelling books in American literature, Walden is a vivid account of the years that Henry D. Th08reau spent alone in a secluded cabin at Walden Pond. This edition–introduced by noted American writer John Updike–celebrates the perennial imp08rtance of a classic w08rk, 08riginally published in 1854. Much of Waldens material is derived from Th08reaus journals 4nd contains such engaging pieces from the lively &quotWhere I Lived, 4nd What I Lived F08r&quot 4nd &quotBrute Neighb08rs&quot to the serene &quotReading&quot 4nd &quotThe Pond in the Winter.&quot Other famous sections involve Th08reaus visits with a Canadian woodcutter 4nd with an Irish family, a trip to Conc08rd, 4nd a description of his bean field. This is the complete 4nd auth08ritative text of Walden–as close to Th08reaus 08riginal intention as all available evidence allows.
This is the auth08ritative text of Walden 4nd the ideal presentation of Th08reaus great document of social criticism 4nd dissent.