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Emerson, Ralph Waldo 1803-1882

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Works: 6,293 works in 17,550 publications in 6 languages and 417,382 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Records and correspondence  Diaries  History 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Compiler, Honoree, Other, Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Correspondent, Creator, Originator
Classifications: PS1631, 814.3
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Most widely held works by Ralph Waldo Emerson
English traits by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
233 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of essays, published in 1856, grew out of Emerson's travels in England, undertaken shortly after he resigned his ministry following a loss of faith. An insightful survey of English history and manners, English Traits also features accounts of Emerson's meetings with such luminaries as Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Carlyle
Essays & lectures by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
45 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 3,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The library of America is dedicated to publishing America's best and most significant writing in handsome, enduring volumes, featuring authoritative texts. Hailed as the "finest-looking, longest-lasting editions ever made" (The New Republic), Library of America volumes make a fine gift for any occasion. Now, with exactly one hundred volumes to choose from, there is a perfect gift for everyone
Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
485 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Inspiring essays from America's most famous poet, Ralph Waldo Emerson. This edition is one of the most complete, affordable editions of Emerson's essays available. Reprinted here is the full content of all twelve "First Series" essays and all eight "Second Series" essays. Emerson provides insightful commentary on Love, Friendship, History, Nature, and Politics. Bonus feature: Emerson's "New England Reformers" lecture." --Amazon
Representative men seven lectures by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
268 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1845 Ralph Waldo Emerson began a series of lectures and writings in which he limned six figures who embodied the principles and aspirations of a still-young American republic. Emerson offers timeless meditations on the value of individual greatness, reconnecting readers with the everyday virtues of his "Representative Men"
The portable Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
55 editions published between 1946 and 1991 in English and held by 2,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume presents the essential Emerson, selected from works that eloquently express the philosophy of a worldy idealist
Essays : first and second series by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
228 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of Emerson's essays covers the contents of two volumes originally published in 1841 and 1844. Annotation. Our most eloquent champion of individualism, Emerson acknowledges at the same time the countervailing pressures of society in American life. Even as he extols what he called "the great and crescive self," he dramatizes and records its vicissitudes. Here is a collection of his classic essays, including the exhortation to "Self-Reliance" and the embattled realizations of "Circles" and "Experience." Here, too, are his wide-ranging discourses on history, art, politics, nature, friendship, love, and much more. For the first time, the authoritative editions of works by major American novelists, poets, scholars, and essayists collected in the hardcover volumes of The Library of America are being published singly in a series of handsome and durable paperback books. A distinguished author has contributed an introduction for each volume, which also includes a detailed chronology of the author's life and career, an essay on the choice of the text, and notes
Collected poems and translations by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
19 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 2,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains Emerson's published poetry, plus selections of his unpublished poetry from journals and notebooks, and some of his translations of poetry from other languages, notably Dante's La vita nuova
The selected letters of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
10 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 2,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Selected Letters of Ralph Waldo Emerson presents Emerson at his most guarded and his most vulnerable, writing to other Transcendentalists such as Henry David Thoreau and Margaret Fuller, to his wife and brothers, to friends like Longfellow and Whitman. With effusions of love, messages of condolence, letters of support for Thoreau and Whitman, and critiques of friends' writings, this extraordinary collection presents an Emerson deeply connected to the world around him
Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
44 editions published between 1836 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emerson gradually moved away from the religious and social beliefs of his contemporaries, formulating and expressing the philosophy of Transcendentalism in his 1836 essay, Nature.-- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Poems of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
40 editions published between 1800 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interspersed are passages from the author's "Essays" and "Journal."
The conduct of life by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
196 editions published between 1860 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1860 collection, based on Emerson's lectures, contains classic essays on broad topics such as Fate, Power, Wealth, Culture, and Worship, among others. Printed in the year Lincoln became President, it probes questions of the necessary conditions for human life and freedom. Emerson's friend, the great English historian Thomas Carlyle, wrote of this book, I never read from you such lightning-gleams of meaning as are to be found here
Essays and English traits by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
42 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The combination of Emerson's best essays with those that made him the most esteemed American in the Old World form the foundation of the American Renaissance and epitomize the corpus of this country's greatest thinker
Friendship an essay by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
62 editions published between 1886 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
96 editions published between 1842 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The American scholar by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
15 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compensation an essay by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
34 editions published between 1897 and 1971 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An address by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
14 editions published between 1858 and 2001 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The transcendentalist by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nature addresses, and lectures by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
131 editions published between 1844 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( )
87 editions published between 1842 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Ai-mo-sheng, 1803-1882
Emarsan̲, 1803-1882
Emersʺn Ralf Valdo 1803-1882
Èmerson, R. V.
Emerson, R. W.
Emerson, R. W. 1803-1882
Emerson, R. W. (Ralph Waldo), 1803-1882
Emerson, R. Waldo (Ralph Waldo), 1803-1882
Emerson, Rafael W.
Emerson, Rafael W., 1803-1882
Emerson, Ralf 1803-1882
Ėmerson, Ralʹf Uoldo, 1803-1882
Emerson, Ralf Valdo
Emerson, Ralf Valdo, 1803-1882
Emerson, Ralf Waldo.
Emerson, Ralp Waldo
Emerson, Ralph.
Emerson, Ralph W. 1803-1882
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Emerson, Ralph-Waldo 1803-1882
Emerson, Raph W.
Emerson, Waldo
Emerson, Waldo, 1803-1882
Emerson, Waldo Ralph
Emersons, R. W., 1803-1882
Emersons, Ralfs, 1803-1882
Imarsana, Rāfa Vālḍō, 1803-1882
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Waldo Emerson, Ralph 1803-1882
Эмерсон, Р. У. (Ралф Уолдо), 1803-1882
Эмерсон, Ралф, 1803-1882
אמרסון, רלף ולדו, 1803-1882
עמערסון, ראלף וואלדא, 1882־1803
إمرسن، رالف والدو، 1803-1882
رالف والدو إمرسون، 1803-1882
エマアスン
エマアソン
エマースン, ラルフ・ウォルド
エマソン
エマソン, ラルフ・ウォルドー
恵磨遜
恵馬遜
愛黙森, 拉爾夫・瓦都
Languages
English (2,345)
German (33)
French (4)
Danish (2)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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