Walden: And, Civil Disobedience : Complete Texts with Introduction, Historical Contexts, Critical Essays
Henry David Thoreau, Paul Lauter
Houghton Mifflin, 2000 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 440 pages
In addition to pairing Thoreau's two famous works, this volume contains a large section entitled "Contexts and Comments," which includes essays, letters, and excerpts contextualizing and further expanding on Thoreau's themes. Some of the world's most prominent humanitarians and authors have been influenced by and have responded to Thoreau's seminal works; this new edition features writings by Angelina Grimk, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Mary Wilkins Freeman, Leo Tolstoy, Mohandas Gandhi, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
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A Note on the Text and Title of Civil Disobedience and the Text of Walden
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