Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Walden; Or, Life in the Woods (Dover Thrift Editions)

Written by


Lists

19 votes
Read in '15 (45 items)
list by Keaster
Published 7 years, 4 months ago
6 votes
GruntLogic's Reading Backlog (Kindle Edition). (24 items)
list by GruntLogic
Published 10 years, 3 months ago 2 comments

Description: Nature was a form of religion for naturalist, essayist, and early environmentalist Henry David Thoreau (1817โ€“62). In communing with the natural world, he wished to "live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and โ€ฆ learn what it had to teach." Toward that end Thoreau built a cabin in the spring of 1845 on the shores of Walden Pond โ€” on land owned by Ralph Waldo Emerson โ€” outside Concord, Massachusetts. There he observed nature, farmed, built fences, surveyed, and wrote in his journal. One product of his two-year sojourn was this book โ€” a great classic of American letters. Interwoven with acc ... (more)
Manufacturer: Dover Publications
Release date: 12 April 1995
ISBN-10 : 0486284956 | ISBN-13: 9780486284958
My tags: Add tags

Update feed

Cuomi rated this 9/10 3 years, 3 months ago
crazyarms added this to wanted list 4 years, 2 months ago
dharmabum rated this 6/10 4 years, 6 months ago