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Carr, Jean Ferguson

Overview
Works: 13 works in 43 publications in 1 language and 2,223 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sources  Essays  Biography  Calendars  Quotations 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: PS1608, 814.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean Ferguson Carr
The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archives of instruction : nineteenth-century rhetorics, readers, and composition books in the United States by Jean Ferguson Carr( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Both a historical recovery and a critical rethinking of the functions and practices of textbooks, Archives of Instruction: Nineteenth-Century Rhetorics, Readers, and Composition Books in the United States argues for an alternative understanding of our rhetorical traditions. Jean Ferguson Carr, Stephen L. Carr, and Lucille M. Schultz describe how the pervasive influence and sophistication of nineteenth-century literacy textbooks demonstrate the early emergence of substantive instruction in reading and writing."--Jacket
The essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 215 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
Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Local histories : reading the archives of composition( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Ralph Waldo Emerson First series by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographical narration in Dickens and Trollope by Jean Ferguson Carr( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Teaching cultural history through primary sources : the gospel according to McGuffey by Jean Ferguson Carr( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson
Alternative Names
Carr, Jean F.

Ferguson Carr, Jean

Languages
English (42)

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Archives of instruction : nineteenth-century rhetorics, readers, and composition books in the United StatesThe essays of Ralph Waldo EmersonLocal histories : reading the archives of composition