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Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson; Joel Porte
Publisher: New York : Literary Classics of the U.S. : Distributed to the trade in the U.S. and Canada by Viking Press, ©1983.
Series: Library of America.
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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.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Waldo Emerson; Joel Porte
ISBN: 0940450151 9780940450158
OCLC Number: 9392202
Notes: Spine title: Essays and lectures.
"Joel Porte wrote the notes and selected the texts for this volume"--Leaf ff. title page.
Description: 1321 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Nature --
Addresses --
Lectures --
Essays, first and second series --
Representative men --
English traits --
The conduct of life --
Uncollected prose.
Series Title: Library of America.
Other Titles: Essays and lectures.
Nature.
Representative men.
English traits.
Conduct of life.
Prose works.
Responsibility: Ralph Waldo Emerson.
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