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Henry David Thoreau : a life / Laura Dassow Walls.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780226344690
  • ISBN: 022634469X
  • Description: xx, 615 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.

Available copies

  • 1 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Peabody - Peabody Institute Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

4 current holds with 5 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Peabody Main Adult New Nonfiction NEW PS 3053 .W28 2017 (Text to Phone) Checked out 07/31/2017
Everett - Parlin Memorial On Order On Order 375734 (Text to Phone) On order -
Lynnfield On Order On Order 375596 (Text to Phone) On order -
Wakefield On Order On Order 374667 (Text to Phone) On order -
Winthrop Adult Biographies 920 920 Thoreau 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Introduction: land of the grass-ground river -- The making of Thoreau. Concord sons and daughters ; Higher learning from Concord to Harvard (1826-1837) ; Transcendental apprentice (1837-1841) ; "Not till we are lost" (1842-1844) -- The making of Walden. "Walden, is it you?" (1845-1847) ; A writer's life (1847-1849) ; From Concord to Cosmos: Thoreau's turn to science (1849-1851) ; The beauty of nature, the baseness of men (1852-1854) -- Successions. Walden-on-Main (1854-1857) ; Wild fruits (1857-1859) ; A constant new creation (1860-1862).

Citation:

Walls, Laura Dassow. "Henry David Thoreau : a life." Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.
Search Results Showing Item 5 of 15 Preferred library: Peabody - Peabody Institute Library?

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