Henry David Thoreau by Prof. Harold Bloom
  

Synopsis

Henry David Thoreau by Prof. Harold Bloom

Thoreau was renowned as a naturalist and a noted social critic and iconoclast. He is best known for Walden , a work expressing his philosophy of individualism, and for his influential essay Civil Disobedience . This volume from the Bloom's Classic Critical Views series features compelling essays from the 19th and early 20th centuries that offer students historical insights into Thoreau and his works.

About the Author

Harold Bloom is Sterling Professor of the Humanities at Yale University.

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Format

Hardback
208 pages

Author

Prof. Harold Bloom
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Publisher

Chelsea House Publishers

Publication date

15th December 2008

ISBN

9781604131413


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