|Title page from the original autograph manuscript of Henry David Thoreau's Walden. ŠThe Huntington Library|
The first page of Thoreau's Walden, published in August of 1854. Thoreau lived at Walden Pond between 1845 and 1847 in a cabin he built on land owned by Emerson.
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