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The works of Thoreau, selected and edited by Henry S. Canby.

By: Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862.
Contributor(s): Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961 [editor.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1937Description: [xi] xxiv, 848 pages frontispiece, plates 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): American literature -- 20th centuryAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Works of Thoreau.DDC classification: 818 LOC classification: PS3042 | .C3
Contents:
Introduction -- Biographical note. Selections from the Journal: Myself -- What I lived for -- Concord -- My friends and neighbors. A week on the Concord and the Merrimack Rivers: Concord River -- Saturday -- Sunday -- Monday -- Tuesday -- Wednesday -- Thursday -- Friday. Walden: Economy -- Where I lived and what I lived for -- Reading -- Sounds -- Solitude -- Visitors -- The bean-field -- The village -- The ponds -- Baker farm -- Higher laws -- Brute neighbors -- House-warming -- Former inhabitants; and other winter visitors -- Winter animals -- The pond in winter -- Spring -- Conclusion. Poems: Inspiration -- The soul's season -- Pilgrims -- The departure -- Mission -- Prayer -- I make ye an offer -- Sympathy -- Not unconcerned -- My friends -- Yet let us thank. Travel books: Ktaadn -- Cape Cod -- The start -- Stage-coach views -- The plains of Nauset -- The beach -- The wellfleet oysterman -- The beach again -- The sea and the desert. Selections from the Journal: Nature -- My work -- Criticism -- Sayings. Nature essays: Natural history of Massachusetts -- Walking -- Autumnal tints -- Wild apples -- The succession of forest trees. On religion and friendship. The Christian fable -- Friendship. Man against the state: Paradise (to be) regained -- Civil disobedience -- Life without principle. John Brown's body: A plea for Captain John Brown -- Selected bibliography.
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"Selected bibliography": pages 847-848.

Introduction -- Biographical note. Selections from the Journal: Myself -- What I lived for -- Concord -- My friends and neighbors. A week on the Concord and the Merrimack Rivers: Concord River -- Saturday -- Sunday -- Monday -- Tuesday -- Wednesday -- Thursday -- Friday. Walden: Economy -- Where I lived and what I lived for -- Reading -- Sounds -- Solitude -- Visitors -- The bean-field -- The village -- The ponds -- Baker farm -- Higher laws -- Brute neighbors -- House-warming -- Former inhabitants; and other winter visitors -- Winter animals -- The pond in winter -- Spring -- Conclusion. Poems: Inspiration -- The soul's season -- Pilgrims -- The departure -- Mission -- Prayer -- I make ye an offer -- Sympathy -- Not unconcerned -- My friends -- Yet let us thank. Travel books: Ktaadn -- Cape Cod -- The start -- Stage-coach views -- The plains of Nauset -- The beach -- The wellfleet oysterman -- The beach again -- The sea and the desert. Selections from the Journal: Nature -- My work -- Criticism -- Sayings. Nature essays: Natural history of Massachusetts -- Walking -- Autumnal tints -- Wild apples -- The succession of forest trees. On religion and friendship. The Christian fable -- Friendship. Man against the state: Paradise (to be) regained -- Civil disobedience -- Life without principle. John Brown's body: A plea for Captain John Brown -- Selected bibliography.

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