Henry David Thoreau, T...
Henry David Thoreau, The Poet's Delay: A Collection of Poetry by America's Greatest Observer of Nature
This is a collection of poetry by one of America's foremost naturalists. Before Thoreau became famous for Walden, he was primarily a poet. A transcendentalist by heart and a perfectionist by nature, Thoreau used his poetry to exercise his craft as an essayist. His writing has been described as having "the vividness of a painter, and the scrutiny of a naturalist." Emerson e...more
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published October 15th 1992 by Rizzoli
(first published February 1st 1974)
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Henry David Thoreau (born David Henry Thoreau)was an American author, naturalist, transcendentalist, tax resister, development critic, philosopher, and abolitionist who is best known for Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay, Civil Disobedience, an argument for individual resistance to civil government in moral opposition to an unjust state.More about Henry David Thoreau...