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


Read by LibriVox Volunteers


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…

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…

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…