Synopses & Reviews
As the favorite book of generations of readers, Walden has become part of the American landscape. Michael McCurdy's woodblock engravings bring the text to life and illuminate the spirit of Thoreau's prose. Also included is a foreword by noted author and environmentalist Terry Tempest Williams, who reflects upon Thoreau's message that as we explore our world and ourselves, we draw ever closer to the truth of our connectedness.
About the Author
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) is one of the most beloved figures in American literature. He is the author of dozens of books and essays, including On Civil Disobedience, The Maine Woods, and A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers.