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The Portable Thoreau (Penguin Classics)

by Henry David Thoreau

  • 25 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Other prose: 19th century,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • American - General,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Literary

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCarl Bode (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages704
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9303509M
    ISBN 100140150315
    ISBN 109780140150315

    If you are a Thoreau reader this is somewhat a divergence away from the birds and the trees but wonderful Review of Walden by Henry David Thoreau Every so often, I come across a book that not only causes me to examine my most steadfast beliefs but also resonates with them, as if the book was a tuning fork struck against my soul/5(4). According to Thoreau, a man will spend his entire life working to obtain a nicer house and to surround himself with the trappings of wealth, all the while forgetting that nature, and the pursuit of simplicity and knowledge are true wealth. This book should be a part of your home library. 2 people found this helpful/5(24).

    This volume presents the essential works by Henry David Thoreau, including Civil Disobedience, Natural History of Massachusetts, A Winter Walk, 22 poems, and more. Includes an introduction by award-winning Thoreau scholar Jeffrey S. Cramer, as well as newly edited selections and Thoreau's remarkable letters to H.G.O. Blake. The Portable Thoreau () by Henry David ThoreauPages: Carl Bode brings together the best of Thoreau’s works in The Portable Thoreau, a comprehensive collection of the writings of a unique and profoundly influential American thinker. The complete texts of Thoreau’s classic works Walden and “Civil Disobedience,” as well as selections from The Maine Woods, Cape Cod, the Journal, and eighteen.

    The Portable Thoreau. Average rating: out of 5 stars, based on 2 reviews 2 ratings. Henry David Thoreau. is somewhat a divergence away from the birds and the trees but wonderful Review of Walden by Henry David Thoreau Every so often, I come across a book that not only causes me to examine my most steadfast beliefs but /5(2). Henry David Thoreau (see name pronunciation; J – May 6, ) was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay "Civil Disobedience" (originally published as "Resistance to Civil Government"), an argument for disobedience to an unjust mater: Harvard College.


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Product details Series: Penguin Classics Paperback: pages Publisher: Penguin Classics; Updated ed. edition (Ma ) Language: English ISBN ISBN ASIN: Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces ( Cited by: Carl Bode brings together the best of Thoreau’s works in The Portable Thoreau, a comprehensive collection of the writings of a unique and profoundly influential American Paperback, Revised Edition, pages Published January 27th by Penguin Books /5.

While living at Walden, Thoreau worked on the two books published during his lifetime: Walden () and A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers (). Several of his other works, including The Maine Woods, Cape Cod, and Excursions, were published posthumously.

Thoreau died in Concord, at the age of forty-four, in /5(32). About The Portable Thoreau An updated edition of Thoreau’s most widely read works Self-described as “a mystic, a transcendentalist, and a natural philosopher to boot,” Henry David Thoreau dedicated his life to preserving his freedom as a man and as an artist.

While living at Walden, Thoreau worked on the two books published during his lifetime: Walden () and A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers ().

Several of his other works, including The Maine Woods, Cape Cod, and Excursions, were published posthumously.4/4(5). The Portable Emerson comprises essays, including “History,” “Self-Reliance,” “The Over-Soul,” “Circles,” and “The Poet”; Emerson’s first book, Nature, in its entirety; twenty-two poems, including “Uriel,” “The Humble-Bee,” and “Give All to Love”; orations, including “The American Scholar,” “The Fugitive Slave Law,” and “John Brown”; English Traits, complete; and biographical essays on Plato, Napoleon, Henry.

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The Transcendentalists' faith in nature was tested by Thoreau between and when he lived for twenty-six months in a homemade hut at Walden Pond. While living at Walden, Thoreau worked on the two books published during his lifetime: Walden () and A.

Certainly, Walden is Thoreau's most well-known book, and it contains material on many of his characteristic topics, so it makes sense to print the entire text. Due to space constraints, material from the other books can only be excerpted, so only the most outstanding or popular sections of the other books appear in this volume/5(23).

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Carl Bode brings together the best of Thoreau’s works in The Portable Thoreau, a comprehensive collection of the writings of a unique and profoundly influential American thinker.

His books include The American Lyceum, Antebellum Culture, and Mencken. He has edited Collected Poems of Henry Thoreau and The Best of Thoreau's Journals ; and has co-edited The Correspondence of Henry David Thoreau and, in collaboration with Malcolm Cowley, The Portable : Ebook.

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Books must be read as deliberately and reservedly as they were written.”4 Reading in the way Thoreau meant, you will meet with a realization that many other readers will fail to achieve, which ultimately means that a good book must not only be written by a good writer but that it must be read by a good reader.

The Portable Thoreau | Thoreau Henry David, Cramer Jeffrey S | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.""How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live,"" Henry David Thoreau once observed. The American poet, essayist and philosopher certainly held himself to that standard -- living out the tenets of Transcendentalism, recounting the experience in his masterpiece, Walden (), and passionately advocating human rights and civil liberties in the famous essay, Civil.

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