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The portable Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau

The portable Thoreau

by Henry David Thoreau

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 697-698.

Statementedited, and with an introduction, by Carl Bode.
SeriesThe Viking portable library -- 31., Viking portable library -- 31.
ContributionsBode, Carl, 1911-
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 698 p.
Number of Pages698
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17745656M

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Thoreau saw the interconnectedness of all reality—“A man is a bundle of relations” (Ralph Waldo Emerson)—firstly in nature, where the newly-built hydraulic machinery threatened the lives of innocent fish. He defended the fish in his first book, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers. Later, he extended his defense to include all. The reason of why you can receive and acquire this the portable thoreau henry david sooner is that this is the scrap book in soft file form. You can gate the books wherever you want even you are in the bus, office, home, and extra places. But, you may not habit to influence or bring the book print wherever you go. So, you won't have heavier.

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