Thoreau: His Home, Friends and Books

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HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Photogravure of a portrait from life

 

 

THOREAU

HIS HOME, FRIENDS
AND BOOKS

BY
ANNIE RUSSELL MARBLE

"Rather than love, than money, than fame,

give me truth." Walden

 

Title Page Printer Mark

 

New York
THOMAS Y. CROWELL & CO.
PUBLISHERS

 

 

Copyright, 1902
By Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.


Published October, 1902

 

 

TO MY HUSBAND

"As I love nature, as I love singing birds, and gleaming
stubble, and flowing rivers, and morning and evening, and summer
and winter, I love thee, my Friend."

 

 

CONTENTS



  1. CHAP.PAGE
  2. I.
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    1
  3. II.
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    29
  4. III.
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    63
  5. IV.
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    101
  6. V.
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    141
  7. VI.
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    181
  8. VII.
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    215
  9. VIII.
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    259
  10. IX.
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    295
  11. ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    337

 

 

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

PHOTOGRAVURES


  1.  PAGE
  2. Henry David Thoreau,
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    (Frontispiece)
  3. From Nashawtuc Hill,
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    6
  4. Birthplace of Thoreau,
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    36
  5. Walden Pond,
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    82
  6. Site of Thoreau' s House, Walden,
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    118
  7. Thoreau's Main Street House,
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    149
  8. Furniture used at Walden,
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    193
  9. Ralph Waldo Emerson,
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    223
  10. Harrison Gray Otis Blake,
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    255
  11. Fairhaven Bay,
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    268
  12. Thoreau' s Journal,
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    305

(Photographs obtained through the courtesy of Mr. Alfred Hosmer, of Concord.)


This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1924.


The author died in 1936, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.