Synopses & Reviews
Timeless observations on the craft of writing, taken from Thoreau's journals — conditions required, method of creation, ideals and purpose of his art, and much more. Also, experiments in style which culminated in Thoreau's classic Walden. Foreword. Introduction. Selected Bibliography. Index.
Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER I: SIMPLY SEEING CHAPTERII: WALKING BY NIGHT CHAPTER III: STANDING AT A DISTANCE CHAPTER IV: GOODWIN AND CO. CHAPTER V: DISCOVERING SOMETHING OLD CHAPTER VI: THE MUSQUASH HUNTERS INDEX