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What two rhetorical devices that thoreau commonly uses are displayed in this quotation from the second chapter of walden. Walden, henry thoreau's classic account of life in a simple one-room cabin in new england remains, 150 years on, an anti-establishment masterpiece and a testament to individualism, writes john updike.