Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Born: May 25, 1803

Died: April 27, 1882

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet

Biography: Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist, lecturer, and poet, who led the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient critic of the countervailing pressures of society, and he disseminated his thoughts through dozens of published essays and more than 1,500 public lectures across the United States.

Source/Notes: Lectures and Biographical Sketches (2004 edition), Kessinger Publishing - ISBN: 9780766189195
Source/Notes: The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson (2009 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780307419910
Source/Notes: Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson: Easyread Edition (2008 edition), ReadHowYouWant.com - ISBN: 9781442947184

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Source/Notes: The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson (2009 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780307419910
Source/Notes: The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Comprising His Essays, Lectures, Poems, and Orations (1866 edition), [s.n.]
Source/Notes: The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: In 2 Volumes. [Inhalt. Vol. I: Miscellanies. - Essays. Vol. II: Representative Men. - English Traits. - Conduct of Life.] (1870 edition)
Source/Notes: Essays and Poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson (2004 edition), Spark Educational Publishing - ISBN: 9781593080761
Source/Notes: Ralph Waldo Emerson: Selected Essays, Lectures and Poems (2006 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780553903324

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Source/Notes: Self-reliance, and Other Essays (1993 edition), Courier Dover Publications - ISBN: 9780486277905