Author talk:Henry David Thoreau

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Consult individual Index Talk pages for any formatting suggestions pertaining to the specific work to insure consistency and uniformity.

Individual volumes are listed with priority work first. For the collection writings, the Journal volumes are priority, because volumes 1 through 6 mostly duplicate earlier copies.

Current projects[edit]

INDIVIDUAL VOLUMES
COLLECTED WRITINGS
  • The Writings of Henry David Thoreau (1906) in 20 vols. For any works with errors, substitute volumes may be found at IA via California Digital Library copies (with exception of Vol 4).
    Volume 1: A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers (External scan)
    Volume 2: Walden (External scan)
    Volume 3: The Maine Woods (External scan)
    Volume 4: Cape Cod and Miscellanies (External scan)
    Volume 5: Excursions and Poems [with Translations] (transcription project)
    Volume 6: Familiar Letters (External scan)
    Volume 7: Journal Volume 1 (1837-1846) (transcription project)
    Volume 8: Journal Volume 2 (1850-September 15, 1851) (External scan)
    Volume 9: Journal Volume 3 (September 16, 1851-April 30, 1852) (External scan)
    Volume 10: Journal Volume 4 (May 1, 1852-February 27, 1853) (External scan) (index checked)
    Volume 11: Journal Volume 5 (March 5, 1853-November 30, 1853) (External scan)
    Volume 12: Journal Volume 6 (December 1, 1853-August 31, 1854) (External scan)
    Volume 13: Journal Volume 7 (September 1, 1854-October 30, 1855) (External scan)
    Volume 14: Journal Volume 8 (November 1, 1855-August 15, 1856) (External scan)
    Volume 15: Journal Volume 9 (August 16, 1856-August 7, 1857) (External scan)
    Volume 16: Journal Volume 10 (August 8, 1857-June 29, 1858) (External scan)
    Volume 17: Journal Volume 11 (July 2, 1858-February 28, 1859) (External scan)
    Volume 18: Journal Volume 12 (March 2, 1859-November 30, 1859) (External scan)
    Volume 19: Journal Volume 13 (December 1, 1859-July 31, 1860) (External scan)
    Volume 20: Journal Volume 14 (August 1, 1860-November 3, 1861) (External scan)

Audio versions[edit]

There are apparently these freely available audio versions of Thoreau's work:

  • Walden and quite a few others at LibriVox here and these also from LibriVox.
  • Another version of Walden here by Gord Mackenzie
  • Walden read by Gord Mackenzie [1]
  • Multiple other versions of Walden mentioned here
  • Two French versions of Thoreau, among others, [=mediatype%3A%22audio%22 here], along with a number of others [=mediatype%3A%22audio%22 here]. John Carter (talk) 18:50, 6 February 2017 (UTC)