Excursions. Henry David Thoreau.


Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1866.

Fourth printing, one of 500 copies printed. Frontispiece engraving of the author. 319 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Original green cloth stamped in blind and gilt, brown endpapers. Some foxing, toning and marginal dampstaining at end, light shelfwear to boards, very good Borst A3.1.d. Item #313713

The first posthumous collection of Thoreau's writings, first printed in 1863. Comprised of "Natural History of Massachussetts," "A Walk in Wachusett," "The Landlord," "A Winter Walk," "The Succession of Forest Trees," "Walking," "Autumnal Tints," "Wild Apples," "Night and Moonlight," and a biographical sketch by Emerson. This was the first book to include a portrait of Thoreau.

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