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The essays of Henry D. Thoreau

by Henry David Thoreau

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Published by North Point Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-373) and index.

Statementselected and edited by Lewis Hyde.
ContributionsHyde, Lewis, 1945-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3042 .H93 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationlvi, 390 p. :
Number of Pages390
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3954819M
ISBN 100865475857
LC Control Number2001054600

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