This slim and inexpensive volume contains seven of Emerson's most famous essays: "History," "Self-Reliance," "Friendship," "The Over-Soul," "The Poet," "Experience," and "The Divinity School Address."Dover Publications, Inc., 1993. 117 pp. Paperback.
"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived."
The complete text of Thoreau's first book, neatly packaged in a Dover Thrift Edition. In A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers, Thoreau outlines the river excursion he took with his brother John and the adventures they encountered.
Roland Wells Robbins' fascinating story of his discovery of Thoreau's Walden Pond hut site, complete with photographs of his findings.