Henry David Thoreau - Works

Works

Henry David Thoreau

Core works and topics
Civil Disobedience
Herald of Freedom
The Last Days of John Brown
Life Without Principle
Paradise (to be) Regained
A Plea for Captain John Brown
Reform and the Reformers Remarks After the
Hanging of John Brown
The Service
Sir Walter Raleigh
Slavery in Massachusetts
Thomas Carlyle and His Works
Walden
A Walk to Wachusett A Week on the Concord and
Merrimack Rivers
Wendell Phillips Before the
Concord Lyceum
The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau
Thoreau Society
Related topics
Abolitionism · Anarchism
Anarchism in the United States
Civil disobedience
Concord, Massachusetts
Conscientious objection
Direct action · Ecology
Environmentalism
History of tax resistance
Individualist anarchism
John Brown · Lyceum movement
Nonviolent resistance
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Simple living · Tax resistance
Tax resisters · Transcendentalism
The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail
Walden Pond
  • Aulus Persius Flaccus (1840)
  • The Service (1840)
  • A Walk to Wachusett (1842)
  • Paradise (to be) Regained (1843)
  • The Landlord (1843)
  • Sir Walter Raleigh (1844)
  • Herald of Freedom (1844)
  • Wendell Phillips Before the Concord Lyceum (1845)
  • Reform and the Reformers (1846–48)
  • Thomas Carlyle and His Works (1847)
  • A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers (1849)
  • Resistance to Civil Government, or Civil Disobedience (1849)
  • An Excursion to Canada (1853)
  • Slavery in Massachusetts (1854)
  • Walden (1854)
  • A Plea for Captain John Brown (1859)
  • Remarks After the Hanging of John Brown (1859)
  • The Last Days of John Brown (1860)
  • Walking (1861)
  • Autumnal Tints (1862)
  • Wild Apples: The History of the Apple Tree (1862)
  • Excursions (1863)
  • Life Without Principle (1863)
  • Night and Moonlight (1863)
  • The Highland Light (1864)
  • The Maine Woods (1864)
  • Cape Cod (1865)
  • Letters to Various Persons (1865)
  • A Yankee in Canada, with Anti-Slavery and Reform Papers (1866)
  • Early Spring in Massachusetts (1881)
  • Summer (1884)
  • Winter (1888)
  • Autumn (1892)
  • Miscellanies (1894)
  • Familiar Letters of Henry David Thoreau (1894)
  • Poems of Nature (1895)
  • Some Unpublished Letters of Henry D. and Sophia E. Thoreau (1898)
  • The First and Last Journeys of Thoreau (1905)
  • Journal of Henry David Thoreau (1906)
  • The Correspondence of Henry David Thoreau edited by Walter Harding and Carl Bode (Washington Square: New York University Press, 1958)

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Famous quotes containing the word works:

    Any balance we achieve between adult and parental identities, between children’s and our own needs, works only for a time—because, as one father says, “It’s a new ball game just about every week.” So we are always in the process of learning to be parents.
    Joan Sheingold Ditzion, Dennie, and Palmer Wolf. Ourselves and Our Children, by Boston Women’s Health Book Collective, ch. 2 (1978)

    I know no subject more elevating, more amazing, more ready to the poetical enthusiasm, the philosophical reflection, and the moral sentiment than the works of nature. Where can we meet such variety, such beauty, such magnificence?
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    I lay my eternal curse on whomsoever shall now or at any time hereafter make schoolbooks of my works and make me hated as Shakespeare is hated. My plays were not designed as instruments of torture. All the schools that lust after them get this answer, and will never get any other.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)