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Walden and other writings of Henry David Thoreau

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Walden Woods (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Walden Woods.
    • Subjects:
    • Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 -- Homes and haunts -- Massachusetts -- Walden Woods,
    • Wilderness areas -- Massachusetts -- Walden Woods,
    • Natural history -- Massachusetts -- Walden Woods,
    • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography,
    • Solitude,
    • Walden Woods (Mass.) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Series statement from jacket.

      Statementedited by Brooks Atkinson.
      Series[The Modern library of the world"s best books]
      ContributionsAtkinson, Brooks, 1894-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3042 .A7 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 769 p. ;
      Number of Pages769
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1743113M
      ISBN 100679600043
      LC Control Number92050225


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