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Emerson, Ralph Waldo 1803-1882

Overview
Works: 5,932 works in 17,971 publications in 18 languages and 433,924 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Diaries  Study guides  Poetry  Calendars  Quotations 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Honoree, Dedicatee, Lyricist, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Creator, Originator, Compiler
Classifications: PS1631, 814.3
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Publications about Ralph Waldo Emerson
Publications by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Publications by Ralph Waldo Emerson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ralph Waldo Emerson
 
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Most widely held works by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
1,331 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 12,091 libraries worldwide
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English traits by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
405 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 5,228 libraries worldwide
This collection of essays, published in 1856, grew out of Emerson's travels in England, undertaken shortly after he resigned his ministry following a loss of faith. An insightful survey of English history and manners, English Traits also features accounts of Emerson's meetings with such luminaries as Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Carlyle
Representative men seven lectures by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
435 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 4,320 libraries worldwide
In 1845 Ralph Waldo Emerson began a series of lectures and writings in which he limned six figures who embodied the principles and aspirations of a still-young American republic. Emerson offers timeless meditations on the value of individual greatness, reconnecting readers with the everyday virtues of his "Representative Men"
Essays & lectures by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
52 editions published between 1894 and 2009 in English and held by 3,445 libraries worldwide
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
Poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
346 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,431 libraries worldwide
Interspersed are passages from the author's "Essays" and "Journal."
Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
118 editions published between 1836 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,716 libraries worldwide
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Penguin is republishing Emerson's classic work in an affordable, high quality edition, using the original text and artwork
The portable Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
91 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,664 libraries worldwide
This volume presents the essential Emerson, selected from works that eloquently express the philosophy of a worldy idealist
The Conduct of Life by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
330 editions published between 1860 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,419 libraries worldwide
This 1860 collection, based on Emerson's lectures, contains classic essays on broad topics such as Fate, Power, Wealth, Culture, and Worship, among others. Printed in the year Lincoln became President, it probes questions of the necessary conditions for human life and freedom. Emerson's friend, the great English historian Thomas Carlyle, wrote of this book, I never read from you such lightning-gleams of meaning as are to be found here
Collected poems and translations by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
24 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 2,375 libraries worldwide
Contains Emerson's published poetry, plus selections of his unpublished poetry from journals and notebooks, and some of his translations of poetry from other languages, notably Dante's La vita nuova
Essays : first and second series by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
214 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,318 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
Poems of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
55 editions published between 1800 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,041 libraries worldwide
Self reliance by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
46 editions published between 1888 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,835 libraries worldwide
"The modern edition of Ralph Waldo Emerson's most famous work includes self-reflections from both historical and contemporary luminaries. With quotes from the likes of Henry Ford and Helen Keller to modern-day thought leaders like Jesse Dylan, Steve Pressfield, and Milton Glaser, readers are reminded of the relevance of Emerson's powerful words today...This modern edition is ideal for graduates or those who are in the midst of a career or lifestyle change." -- amazon.com
The American scholar by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
32 editions published between 1837 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,773 libraries worldwide
The selected letters of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,725 libraries worldwide
The Selected Letters of Ralph Waldo Emerson presents Emerson at his most guarded and his most vulnerable, writing to other Transcendentalists such as Henry David Thoreau and Margaret Fuller, to his wife and brothers, to friends like Longfellow and Whitman. With effusions of love, messages of condolence, letters of support for Thoreau and Whitman, and critiques of friends' writings, this extraordinary collection presents an Emerson deeply connected to the world around him
Essays and English traits by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )
45 editions published between 1909 and 2007 in English and held by 1,674 libraries worldwide
The combination of Emerson's best essays with those that made him the most esteemed American in the Old World form the foundation of the American Renaissance and epitomize the corpus of this country's greatest thinker
Friendship an essay by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
61 editions published between 1886 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,591 libraries worldwide
Compensation an essay by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
42 editions published between 1897 and 1971 in English and held by 1,520 libraries worldwide
An address by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
16 editions published between 1858 and 2001 in English and held by 1,480 libraries worldwide
The transcendentalist by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
Lecture on the themes by Ralph Waldo Emerson( file )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,470 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ai-mo-sheng 1803-1882
Emarsan̲ 1803-1882
Emersʺn Ralf Valdo 1803-1882
Èmerson, R. V.
Emerson, R. W.
Emerson, R. W. 1803-1882
Emerson, R. W. (Ralph Waldo), 1803-1882.
Emerson, R. Waldo 1803-1882
Emerson, R. Waldo (Ralph Waldo), 1803-1882.
Emerson, Rafael W.
Emerson, Rafael W. 1803-1882
Emerson, Ralf 1803-1882
Ėmerson, Ralʹf Uoldo 1803-1882
Emerson, Ralf Valdo
Emerson, Ralf Valdo 1803-1882
Emerson, Ralf Waldo.
Emerson, Ralp Waldo
Emerson, Ralph.
Emerson, Ralph W. 1803-1882
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Emerson, Ralph-Waldo 1803-1882
Emerson, Raph W.
Emerson, Waldo
Emerson Waldo 1803-1882
Emerson, Waldo Ralph
Emersons, R. W. 1803-1882
Emersons, Ralfs 1803-1882
Imarsana, Rāfa Vālḍō 1803-1882
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Waldo Emerson, Ralph 1803-1882
Эмерсон, Р. У 1803-1882
Эмерсон, Р. У. (Ралф Уолдо), 1803-1882
Эмерсон, Ралф 1803-1882
אמרסון, ראלף וולדו
אמרסון, רלף ולדו 1803-1882
עמערסון, ראלף וואלדא 1882־1803
إمرسن، رالف والدو، 1803-1882
رالف والدو إمرسون، 1803-1882
エマアスン
エマアソン
エマースン, ラルフ・ウォルド
エマソン
エマソン, ラルフ・ウォルドー
恵磨遜
恵馬遜
愛黙森, 拉爾夫・瓦都
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English (3,580)
German (152)
French (69)
Chinese (37)
Italian (35)
Spanish (30)
Japanese (29)
Dutch (13)
Polish (10)
Danish (8)
Hebrew (6)
Swedish (2)
Romanian (2)
Russian (2)
Korean (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Portuguese (1)
Finnish (1)
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