The Portable Emerson (Viking Portable Library)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

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This volume, edited by Carl Bode in collaboration with Malcolm Cowley, presents the essential Emerson, selected from works that eloquently express the philosophy of a worldly idealist. The Portable Emerson comprises essays, including "History," "Self-Reliance," "The Over-Soul," "Circles," and "The Poet"; Emerson's first book, Nature, in its entirety; twenty-two poems, including "Uriel," "The Humble-Bee," and "Give All to Love"; orations, including "The American Scholar," "The Fugitive Slave Law," and "John Brown"; English Traits, complete; and biographical essays on Plato, Napoleon, Henry David Thoreau, Thomas Carlyle, and others.

Title: The Portable Emerson (Viking Portable Library)

Author: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Categories: Philosophy,

Publisher: N Y, Penguin Books: 1982

ISBN Number: 0140150943

ISBN Number 13: 9780140150940

Binding: Mass Market Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Philosophy

Seller ID: 144551

Description: A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Yellowing pages. 670 pages.

Keywords: American, Essays, lectures, Poetry, Transcendentalist, Individualism, Critic, Nature,