25 Books to Read Before You Die
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Q&A | August 19, 2014

Richard Kadrey: IMG Powell’s Q&A: Richard Kadrey



Describe your latest book. The Getaway God is the sixth book in the Sandman Slim series. In it, the very unholy nephilim, James Stark, aka Sandman... Continue »
  1. $17.49 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$10.50
Used Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside - Bldg. 2 Nature Studies- General
1 Local Warehouse Nature Studies- General

This title in other editions

Illuminated Walden

by

Illuminated Walden Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Travel back to a simpler, gentler time and place. Relax on the banks of Walden Pond with Henry David Thoreau and soak up the beauty and grace of this celebrated slice of serenity. Designed to coincide with the 150th anniversary of the publication of Walden, this colorful volume of Thoreau's writings is brimming with vibrant photographs of one of the most idyllic locations in the United States. Relish this acclaimed American philosopher and naturalist's most famous musings, for the first time illustrated with images of the area that inspired him. Award-winning photographer John Wawrzonek, a resident of the region, has made Thoreau and Walden the special focus of his work for years, and his penetrating photographs reveal this intimacy in every regard. Release the stresses of everyday life with this absorbing collection of thoughtful words and breathtaking pictures.

Synopsis:

Relax on the banks of Walden Pond with Henry David Thoreau and soak up the beauty of this celebrated slice of serenity. This colorful volume of Thoreau's writings brims with vibrant photographs of one of America's most idyllic locations. Relish the acclaimed philosopher and naturalist's most famous musings, for the first time illustrated with images of the area that inspired him. Award-winning photographer John Wawrzonek, a resident of the region, has long made Thoreau and Walden the special focus of his work.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781586636951
Author:
Wawrzonek, John
Author:
Wawrzonek, John
Author:
Thoreau, Henry David
Publisher:
Distribution
Location:
New York
Subject:
Photo Essays
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Natural history
Subject:
Wilderness areas
Subject:
Walden Woods
Subject:
Walden Pond Region
Subject:
Photoessays & Documentaries
Series Volume:
no. 02-01
Publication Date:
20020928
Binding:
HC
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10.18x9.64x.73 in. 2.17 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Windblown World: The Journals of... Used Trade Paper $10.00
  2. Easy True Stories: A Picture-Based... Used Trade Paper $17.95
  3. Something Wicked This Way Comes
    Used Mass Market $4.50
  4. Dark Star Safari: Overland from...
    Used Trade Paper $5.50
  5. The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate of... Used Trade Paper $5.50

Related Subjects

Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » General

Illuminated Walden Used Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$10.50 In Stock
Product details 144 pages Sterling Publishing - English 9781586636951 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Relax on the banks of Walden Pond with Henry David Thoreau and soak up the beauty of this celebrated slice of serenity. This colorful volume of Thoreau's writings brims with vibrant photographs of one of America's most idyllic locations. Relish the acclaimed philosopher and naturalist's most famous musings, for the first time illustrated with images of the area that inspired him. Award-winning photographer John Wawrzonek, a resident of the region, has long made Thoreau and Walden the special focus of his work.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.