Thoreau Edition Receives NEH Grant for Volumes of Correspondence

Letter from Thoreau to his publisher (February 18, 1862).The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded a $245,000 grant to The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau, a projected 28-volume series of the work of the 19th-century American naturalist and social philosopher. The Thoreau Edition, which has been headquartered at several universities across the country since its inception in 1966, is now located in the UC Santa Barbara Library.

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