The poetry of Henry David Thoreau
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Published by Transcendental Books in Hartford .
Written in English


  • Thoreau, Henry David, -- 1817-1862

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Edition Notes

Statementby Arthur L. Ford.
ContributionsJones, Samuel Arthur, 1834-1912.
The Physical Object
Pagination59, 5 l. :
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23743781M

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