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Wild fruits

Thoreau"s rediscovered last manuscript

by Henry David Thoreau

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wild plants, Edible,
  • Fruit

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-385) and index.

    StatementHenry David Thoreau ; edited and introduced by Bradley P. Dean ; illustrations by Abigail Rorer.
    ContributionsDean, Bradley P.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK98.5.A1 T46 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 409 p. :
    Number of Pages409
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL40583M
    ISBN 100393047512
    LC Control Number99031377


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A work that has escaped publication since Thoreau wrote it, Wild Fruits will only strengthen the author’s renown for his unique voice.

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