Henry David Thoreau

Walden


Read by Gord Mackenzie


Walden by Henry David Thoreau is one of the best-known non-fiction books written by an American. Published in 1854, it details Thoreau’s lif…

On the Duty of Civil Disobedience (Version 2)


Read by Bob Neufeld


ivil Disobedience (Resistance to Civil Government) is an essay by American transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau that was first published in…

On the Duty of Civil Disobedience


Read by Gord Mackenzie


Civil Disobedience is an essay by Henry David Thoreau. Published in 1849 under the title Resistance to Civil Government, it expressed Thorea…

Walking


Read by Chris Masterson


This was originally a lecture given by Thoreau in 1851 at the Concord lyceum titled "The Wild" . He revised it before his death an…

The Maine Woods


Read by Expatriate


On August 31, 1846, twenty-nine-year-old Henry David Thoreau left his cabin on Walden Pond to undertake a railroad and steamboat journey to …

Walden, Version 2


Read by Nick Bulka


Walden (first published as Walden; or, Life in the Woods) is an American book written by noted transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau, a refl…

The Fisher's Boy


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LibriVox volunteers bring you 11 different recordings of the Fisher’s Boy by Henry David Thoreau. This was the weekly poetry project for the…

Walden, ou La Vie dans les Bois


Read by André Rannou


Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), poète, écrivain, antiesclavagiste, fut aussi un naturaliste accompli et un membre émin…

Coffee Break Collection 008 - Animals


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This is the eighth collection of our "coffee break" series, involving public domain works that are between 3 and 15 minutes in len…

Désobéir aux lois


Read by André Rannou


Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), naturaliste, écologiste avant la lettre, libertaire, antiesclavagiste, est l’un des plus grands &ea…

Coffee Break Collection 003 - Nature


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This is a collection of short (15 minute or less readings) works in English suitable for a coffee break at work or a short commuter ride. Th…

On the Duty of Civil Disobedience (Version 3)


Read by Phil Chenevert


"That government is best which governs least" is the famous opening line of this essay. The slavery crisis inflamed New England i…

LibriVox 6th Anniversary Collection


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What do you do for a sixth anniversary? We challenged our readers to find any short works which had 'six' in the title - in any language. Th…

Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 009


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A collection of fifteen short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, speeches, news items and reports included in these collecti…

Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 008


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A collection of fifteen short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, speeches, news items and reports included in this collectio…

Coffee Break Collection 009 - Autumn


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This is the ninth collection of our "coffee break" series, involving public domain works that are between 3 and 15 minutes in leng…

Short Story Collection Vol. 013


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Librivox’s Short Story Collection 013: a collection of 11 short essays and fiction in the public domain read by a variety of LibriVox member…

Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 029


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Twenty short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include architecture, education, philosophy,…

Short Poetry Collection 024


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 024: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 006


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 006: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 089


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for the month of July 2010.

Short Poetry Collection 025


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 025: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Poetry Miscellany 02


Read by Alan Davis Drake (1945-2010)


As we get older, many of us return to youthful memories of poems once significant to us. Outside their association with our youth, we may wo…

Short Poetry Collection 012


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 012: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 035


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 035: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 027


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 027: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 039


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LibriVox's Short Poetry Collection 039: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 034


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 034: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 045


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LibriVox's Short Poetry Collection 045: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 030


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 030: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 102


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for November 2011.