The Portable Emerson

The Portable Emerson

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Penguin Putnam
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.


Random House, Inc.
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.

Baker & Taylor
An anthology of poems and essays reveals Emerson's philosophies on man, nature, and culture as well as providing insight into Emerson as a transcendentalist and New Englander

Publisher: New York : Penguin, 1981.
Edition: Rev. ed.
ISBN: 9780140150940
0140150943
Branch Call Number: 814.3 EME
Characteristics: xxxix, 670 p. ; 18 cm.
Additional Contributors: Bode, Carl 1911-
Cowley, Malcolm 1898-

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