Cover: Early Lectures of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume I: 1833–1836 in HARDCOVER

Early Lectures of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume I: 1833–1836

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HARDCOVER

$161.50 • £129.95 • €145.50

ISBN 9780674221505

Publication Date: 01/01/1959

Short

575 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

8 halftones

Belknap Press

Ralph Waldo Emerson > Early Lectures of Ralph Waldo Emerson

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  • Introduction
  • 1. Science
    • 1. The Uses of Natural History
    • 2. On the Relation of Man to the Globe
    • 3. Water
    • 4. The Naturalist
  • 2. Italy [Excerpts]
  • 3. Biography
    • 1. [Introduction]
    • 2. Michel Angelo
    • 3. Martin Luther
    • 4. John Milton
    • 5. George Fox
    • 6. Edmund Burke
  • 4. English Literature: “On the Best Mode of Inspiring a Correct Taste in English Literature”
    • 1. English Literature: Introductory
    • 2. Permanent Traits of the English National Genius
    • 3. The Age of Fable
    • 4. Chaucer
    • 5. Shakspear [First Lecture]
    • 6. Shakspear [Second Lecture]
    • 7. Lord Bacon
    • 8. Ben Jonson, Herrick, Herbert, Wotton
    • 9. Ethical Writers
    • 10. Modern Aspects of Letters
  • Bibliography of Principal Sources
  • Textual Notes and Variant Passages
  • Index

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