Thoreau Society
Winter Gifts
Shop by Interest
Shop by Product





Join our mailing list!




You are here: Home > Books > By Thoreau
Choose a sub category:
A Week on the Concord & Merrimack Rivers Cape Cod Essays
Maine Woods Quotations, Collections and Other Writings Thoreau's Journals
Walden, the Book
Sort By:
Page of 6
Civil Disobedience (Dover)
Civil Disobedience and Other Essays - Henry David Thoreau
Our Price: $3.00

Contains five of Thoreau’s most frequently cited essays: “Civil Disobedience,” “Life Without Principle,” “Walking,” “Slavery in Massachusetts,” and ”A Plea for Captain John Brown."
Dover Publications, Inc., 1993. Dover Thrift Editions, 2016. 90 pp. Paperback.
Thoreau: A Book of Quotations - Henry David Thoreau, Bob Blaisdell
Thoreau: A Book of Quotations - Henry David Thoreau, Bob Blaisdell
Our Price: $3.00

A small book containing some of the most famous quotations on a variety of topics, gleaned from the writings of Henry David Thoreau.
Dover Publications, Dover Thrift Edition. Paper Back, 5 x 8 inch format, 57 pp.
Walden; or, Life in the Woods (Dover)
Walden; or, Life in the Woods - Henry David Thoreau
Our Price: $5.00

"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."

Henry David Thoreau
"Where I Lived and What I Lived For"
Walden
This is the basic, full, unabridged text of Thoreau's most famous accomplishment. Everyone gets something different, yet equally important, from his timeless words.
Dover Publications, Inc., 1995. Dover Thrift Edition, 2016. 216 pp. Paperback.
A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers (Dover)
A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers - Henry David Thoreau
Our Price: $6.00

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.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., Dover Thrift Editions. 2001, 2017. 256 pp. Paperback.

Year is a Circle, The
Year is a Circle, The
List Price: $24.95
Our Price: $7.00
You save $17.95!

The Year is a Circle: A Celebration of Henry David Thoreau, by Victor Carl Friesen.
Originally published by National Heritage, Toronto, Canada ($24.95). Quotations from Thoreau, outstanding color photographs, original poems by the author, all coordinated together.
Soft Cover.  7 x 7 inch format, 121 pp.
All new books.  A lovely gift to yourself or to someone else who appreciates Thoreau -- at a heavily discounted price.
Walking by Henry David Thoreau
Walking, Henry David Thoreau
Our Price: $7.95

Thoreau, Henry D. Walking. Bedford, MA.: Applewood Books, 1992. 60pp. Paperback.

First published in 1862, Thoreau's essay "Walking" includes such famous quotations as:
"In wildness is the preservation of the world."

"So we saunter toward the Holy Land; till one day the sun shall shine more brightly than ever he has done, shall perchance shine into our minds and hearts, and light up our whole lives with a great awakening light, so warm and serene and golden as on a bank-side in Autumn."

This essay is also available with Emerson's essay "Nature" in Nature/Walking.

Autumnal Tints
Autumnal Tints
Our Price: $9.95

Thoreau, Henry D. Autumnal Tints. Bedford, MA.: Applewood Books, 1996. 62 pp. Paperback.

Thoreau’s classic essay on the colors of fall. Autumnal Tints was culled from The Fall of a Leaf and was originally published in the October 1862 edition of Atlantic Monthly. By the time it was published, Thoreau had already died (May 6).
Wild Apples, Henry David Thoreau
Wild Apples, Henry David Thoreau
Our Price: $9.95

Thoreau, Henry D. Wild Apples. Bedford, MA.: Applewood Books, 1862 (reprint). 20pp. Paperback.

Thoreau’s "Wild Apples" first appeared in "The Atlantic Monthly" in November 1862. It begins with a short history of the apple tree--tracing the path from ancient Greece to America.
Quotations of Henry David Thoreau
Quotations of Henry David Thoreau
Our Price: $9.95

A collection of 100 Thoreau quotations, taken from his letters, books, Journals, lectures and essays. Arranged chronologically with citations. Collected and edited by the Thoreau Society's own Richard Smith.
Applewood Books, 2017. Hardcover, 32 pp.
Walden 150th
Walden 150th, Henry David Thoreau
Our Price: $11.95

Thoreau, Henry D. Walden. Princeton, N.J: Princeton University Press, 2004. 352 pp.

Modern language association of America, center for editions of American authors, approved text. Excellent for the serious student of Thoreau. Edited by J. Lyndon Shanley with an introduction by John Updike.