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Seeing New Worlds: Henry David Thoreau and Nineteenth-Century Natural Science

By: Laura Dassow Walls and HD Thoreau

300 pages, 2 figs

University of Wisconsin Press

Paperback | Oct 1995 | #47973 | ISBN: 0299147444
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Hardback | Dec 1995 | #47974 | ISBN: 0299147401
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Thoreau was a poet, naturalist, and major American writer, but was he a serious and committed scientist as well? This book considers the evidence, from Walden to the Journal to the late natural history essays.

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