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A home for Mr. Emerson —Kerley, Barbara, author.

Before Ralph Waldo Emerson was a great writer, he was a city boy who longed for the broad, open fields and deep, still woods of the country, and then a young man who treasured books, ideas, and people. When he grew up an...

Solid seasons : the friendship of Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson —Cramer, Jeffrey S., 1955- author.

A thoughtfully researched, movingly presented dual-biography of two iconic American writers, each trying to find the ideal friend with whom they could share their journey through our imperfect world. Any biography that c...

The annotated Emerson —Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882.

This collection presents the letters, essays, and poems of the celebrated American writer and provides running commentaries to help shed light on particular passages and examine the writer's motives and style. A brillian...

The Dante Club : a novel —Pearl, Matthew.

In 1865 Boston, the Dante Club which consists of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes, James Russell Lowell, and J.T. Fields are finishing America's first translation of Dante's Divine comedy, but unfort...

The heart of Emerson's journals —Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882.
EBook
1995

Carefully selected passages from 55 years of journal entries: thoughts, religious sentiments, impressions of books, authors, contemporaries, much more. Splendid, revealing record of Emerson's personal beliefs, as well as...

The Dante Club a novel —Pearl, Matthew.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2006

The literary geniuses of the Dante Club are finishing America's first translation of The Divine Comedy. The powerful old guard of Harvard College wants to keep Dante in obscurity and the members of the Dante Club must fi...

The posthumous essays of John Churton Collins John Churton Collins. —Collins, John Churton, 1848-1908.
EBook
2011

John Churton Collins was described by the New York Times as a man of great knowledge and of strong convictions" and a brilliant writer." Collected here are thirteen of his essays, most originally delivered as lectures on...

Essays and poems —Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882.
EBook
2004

Essays and Poems, by Ralph Waldo Emerson, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful des...

The heart of Emerson's journals —Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882, author.
EBook
2011

For more than fifty-five years Ralph Waldo Emerson kept a journal, recording his thoughts on books, authors, and religion, among other subjects. In this engrossing volume editor Perry Bliss presents the best from these j...

My study windows —Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891, author.
EBook
2011

The popular success of Lowell's Among My Books series encouraged him to publish this eclectic collection, which includes My Garden Acquaintance," A Good Word for Winter," On a Certain Condescension in Foreigners," A Grea...

Waldo Emerson a biography —Allen, Gay Wilson, 1903-
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2011

Allen traces the emotional and intellectual growth of Emerson as artist and thinker from his early years of self-doubt and frustrated ambition. 1981.

Ralph Waldo Emerson —Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894.
EBook
2011

In this absorbing biography of Robert Browning, one of the most important Victorian poets, Chesterton examines the poet from his early life to his early poems. He places an emphasis on how Browning's life informed and in...

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