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Expect great things

Kevin T. Dann

Expect great things

the life and search of Henry David Thoreau

by Kevin T. Dann

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spirituality in literature,
  • Mysticism and literature,
  • Transcendentalists (New England),
  • Biography,
  • American Authors,
  • Naturalists

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kevin Dann
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3053 .D35 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination387 pages
    Number of Pages387
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27225836M
    ISBN 10039918466X
    ISBN 109780399184666
    LC Control Number2016023294
    OCLC/WorldCa946903026

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