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The Portable Emerson: New Edition (Paperback)

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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.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780140150940
ISBN-10: 0140150943
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: August 27th, 1981
Pages: 720
Language: English
Series: Viking Portable Library