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and Other Natural History Essays

Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau
American Writer

Skating on a Frozen Pond
Skating on a Frozen Pond
by Carl Ludwig Scheins
Snail and Caterpillar
Snail and Caterpillar
On The Study Of Words by Richard C. Trench
On The Study Of Words
by Richard C. Trench

Thoreau the Land Surveyor
Thoreau the Land Surveyor
Walden
Walden
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson & Henry David Thoreau
The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson & Henry David Thoreau

Journal, Volume 5
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Wild Fruits
Wild Fruits
Thoreau's Rediscovered Last Manuscript

Walden, or Life in the Woods Poster
Walden, or Life in the Woods
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I saw a little grayish mouse frozen into Walden, three or four rods from the shore, its tail sticking out a hole. It had apparently run into this hole when full of water, as if on land, and been drowned and frozen. Headed downward, it was.

The ice is eight inches thick. It is full of short, faint, flake-like perpendicular cleavages, an inch or two broad, or varying somewhat
from the perpendicular.

Melvin thinks that the "thundering" of the pond scares the pickerel.
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