hide Matching Documents

Browsing named entities in Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.). You can also browse the collection for Walden or search for Walden in all documents.

Your search returned 10 results in 2 document sections:

Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Chapter 10: Thoreau (search)
ts true bearing. It was in the first year of his Walden hermitage that Thoreau was arrested and lodged in jin which it was to spend its existence. During his Walden retirement, Thoreau worked over the original recordhed the book by which he will always be best known, Walden, or life in the woods. It is by far the deepest, r In fact, he is a man of one book, and that book is Walden. In plan, it is open to the same objection as A Wezation. The interest of the theme is perennial. Walden is also the memorial of an American faun, of a wildean greed and futile toil of man. The atmosphere of Walden is always serene and free from cloud or storm. Raia thousand nooks in New England more beautiful than Walden, but they remain unknown, while the pine-clad slopeas two styles, the oracular and the simple; and in Walden the simple prevails. Like the water of the pond, ipurify his style and increase its natural dignity. Walden is generally free from oracular phrases and grotesq
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Index (search)
10 Vignaud, H., 128 Village, the, 50 Village Blacksmith, the, 36 Virgil, 2, 3 Virginia, 306 Virginia negro, the, 316 Virginians of the Valley, the, 299, 303 306 Vision of Sir Launfal, the, 251 Visit from Saint Nicholas, 241, 408 Voices of freedom, 46 Voltaire, 126, 128, 230 Voices of the night, 34 Vondel, 225 Voyage of the good ship Union, 303 Wadsworth family, the, 32 Waif, the, 35 Wait for the wagon, 298 Waiting for news, 286 Wakefield, 24 Walden, or life in the woods, 12, 14 Wallace, A. R., 222 Wanted—A Man, 276, 280 War, 45 Ward, General, 225 Ward, Elizabeth S. P., 280, 388, 398, 401 Ward, Nathaniel, 149 Ware, Rev., Henry, 208, 397 Ware family, the, 197 Warfield, Mrs., 305 War-Lyrics, 278 War lyrics and Songs of the South, 299 Warner, Susan, 398 War poetry of the South, 300 Warren, James, 105 Warren, Mercy, Otis, 104, 105 Washington, Booker T., 323-325, 326, 351 Washington, George, 116, 117