Henry David Thoreau by Prof. Harold Bloom


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.

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

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208 pages


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Publication date

15th December 2008



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