Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

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List of Works
[Civil Disobedience]   [Walden]   [Walking]  
For more information about Thoreau, check out The Life and Times of Henry D. Thoreau at Northern Illinois University's Thoreau page.

Civil Disobedience (1849) [GBF,HTR]
  • HTML (3 pages, indexed, w/ annotations) at eServer.org
  • Spanish PDF (link page) at Biblioteca Virtual Universal
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg
  • HTML (Single page, 53 KB) at the Constitution Society
  • Text file (52 KB) at the Constitution Society

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  • Paperback edition of both Walden and Civil Disobedience, one volume (Penguin USA, 1986, 431 pg.).
  • Paperback edition of Civil Disobedience, Solitude, and Life Without Principle (Prometheus Books, 1998, 100 pg.).
  • Spanish Paperback edition of Desobediencia civil y otros escritos (Tecnos, 2008).
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Walden (1854) [HTR]
  • HTML (23 pages, indexed, w/ annotations) at eServer.org
  • HTML (Single page, 59 KB) at the American Literary Classics Library
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg
  • Audio Formats (Ogg Vorbis, iTunes, MP3, Speex) at Project Gutenberg

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition of both Walden and Civil Disobedience, one volume (Penguin USA, 1986, 431 pg.).
  • Audio Cassette, read by Archibald MacLeish (Harper Audio, 1998).
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Walking (1862) [HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 169 KB) at Bartleby.com
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Paperback edition (Harper San Francisco, 1994, 96 pg.).
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Brave New World (1932)
The Degrees of Knowledge (1932)
The Two Sources of Morality and Religion (1932)
On War (pub. 1932)
Where is Science Going (1932)
Adventures of Ideas (1933)
Joseph and his Brothers (1933-43)
On the Method of Theoretical Physics (1933)
New Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis (1933)
Why War? (1933)
Art as Experience (1934)
A Study of History (1934-61)
Tortilla Flat (1935)
Absalom, Absalom! (1936)
True Humanism (1936)
Anthem (1937)
The Hobbit (1937)
Of Mice and Men (1937)
The Evolution of Physics (1938)
Logic, the Theory of Inquiry (1938)
Nausea (1938)
Finnegans Wake (1939)
The Grapes of Wrath (1939)
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1940)
How to Read a Book (1940; revised 1972)
An Inquiry into Meaning and Truth (1940)
The Moon is Down (1942)
The Myth of Sisyphus (1942)
The Rights of Men and Natural Law (1942)
The Screwtape Letters (1942)
The Stranger (1942)
The Abolition of Man (1943)
Being and Nothingness (1943)
The Fountainhead (1943)
The Glass Bead Game (1943)
Heredity and its Variability (1943)
The Road to Serfdom (1944)
Persons and Places (1944-53)
No Exit (1944)
Animal Farm (1945)
Cannery Row (1945)
Politics and the English Language (1946)
The Pearl (1947)
The Plague (1947)
Civilization on Trial (1948)
Human Knowledge; Its Scope and Limits (1948)
1984 (1949)
Scientific Autobiography (Planck) (pub. 1949)
Barn Burning (pub. 1950?)
The Chronicles of Narnia (1950-56)
The Rebel (1951)
East of Eden (1952)
Mere Christianity (1952)
The Old Man and the Sea (1952)
Waiting for Godot (1952)
Lord of the Flies (1954)
The Lord of the Rings (1954-55)
Lolita (1955)
History of the English-Speaking Peoples (1956-58)
Atlas Shrugged (1957)
The Spinoza of Market Street (1961)
Winter of our Discontent (1961)
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (1962)
"I Have a Dream" speech (1963)
Letter from Birmingham Jail (1963)
One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967)
Cancer Ward (1968-69)
The First Circle (1968)
The Gulag Archipelago (1974-76)
The Silmarillion (pub. 1977)
Song of Solomon (1977)
Aristotle for Everybody (1978)
Knowledge and Decisions (1980)
Rites of Passage (1980)
To the Ends of the Earth (1980-89)
Six Great Ideas (1981)
Civil Rights (1985)
Ten Philosophical Mistakes (1985)
Close Quarters (1987)
A Conflict of Visions (1987)
Fire Down Below (1989)
Intellect: Mind Over Matter (1990)
Race and Culture (1994)
Conquests and Cultures (1998)
Migrations and Cultures (1998)
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