Now available - The first deluxe Folio edition of Walden

Thoreau's masterpiece, beautifully bound and illustrated

'Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth'

One of the great works of American literature and an influential treatise on man's relationship with the natural world, Walden continues to inspire readers over 150 years since its first publication. Our new edition of Henry David Thoreau's masterpiece, illustrated with period photographs of Walden Pond by Herbert W. Gleason and featuring a brilliant introduction by the late John Updike, is quarter-bound in leather with silk sides and presented in a handsome slipcase.

For more information or to place your order, click here.

Writer Guy Grieve was inspired by Thoreau to undertake his own year-long sojourn in the Alaskan wilderness, an experience recounted in his book Call of the Wild. Recently, he visited Walden Pond for the first time, to see the source of the book that had had such a profound effect on his life. Click here to read the full text of the article, published recently in The Observer.

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