A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers

A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers  (1849) 
by Henry David Thoreau

A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers is an account by Henry David Thoreau of a boat trip he took in 1839, containing travel writing, essays, and lyrical poetry.

The copy presented here is the first edition, published in the United States in 1849.

A WEEK


ON THE


CONCORD AND MERRIMACK RIVERS.



BOSTON AND CAMBRIDGE:

JAMES MUNROE AND COMPANY.

NEW YORK: GEORGE P. PUTNAM. PHILADELPHIA: LINDSAY

AND BLACKISTON. LONDON: JOHN CHAPMAN.

1849.

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1849,
By James Munroe and Company,
in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts.

THURSTON, TORRY AND COMPANY,
Boston, 31 Devonshire Street.

WILL SOON BE PUBLISHED,


WALDEN,
OR
LIFE IN THE WOODS,


BY


HENRY D. THOREAU.


This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.