Ralph Waldo Emerson


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United States writer and leading exponent of transcendentalism (1803-1882)

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In The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, edited by Douglas Emory Wilson, Joseph Slater, et al.
The rest of the current issue for Fall 2013 consists of a series of articles on Emerson, which of course make use of the riches contained in The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson.
By the time he settles in to case studies of Sunday in the lines of Jonathan Edwards, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Walt Whitman, it becomes clear that he is doing random picking from the thick growth which Sunday through the centuries has acquired.
Illustrated with full-color photography throughout, A Journey Through Literary America is a book for book lovers--surveying great American authors from Ralph Waldo Emerson to John Steinbeck, Sinclair Lewis, Ernest Hemingway, E.
Oliver Wendell Holmes: Physician and Man of Letters is an anthology of essays by learned authors discussing physician, author, and poet Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894), whose distinguished colleagues included the legendary Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
When Ralph Waldo Emerson called the sky "the daily bread of the eyes" and "the ultimate art gallery above," he spoke for too few among us.
Lanni has taught in the Los Angeles Unified School District for 30 years, most of those at Ralph Waldo Emerson Middle School in Westwood, where he is director of the Music Department.
3) "Conduct of Life: Beauty," Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson (New York: Garden City Publishing Company, 1941), 466.
The friendly Ellie the Eagle encourages poet Ralph Waldo Emerson to retell the story of Paul Revere's crucial ride to Lexington, in order to warn colonial leaders that the British had mobilized.
Anna and Casey Pickett fell in love during a college class on Transcendental literature, reveling in the nature-loving rhapsodies of Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Formed in the 1976, the Emerson String Quartet took its name from the American poet and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Readers learn that Louisa May Alcott had a crush on both Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson when she was young, that Thoreau was devastated when his brother John died of lockjaw, that Hawthorne spent the good part of 12 years in his sister's attic, and that utopian societies of the era had casual sexual mores.
In a speech he gave on July 18, 1867, to the Phi Beta Kappa Society at Cambridge University, Ralph Waldo Emerson extolled nineteenth-century innovation and its effect on the individual imagination.
Compiling excerpts of classical moon-themed writings by authors such as Mark Twain, Walt Whitman, and Ralph Waldo Emerson with diverse and eclectic moon-themed artworks, "full-moon journal" pages in which the reader can write, a three-year lunar calendar, moon- related information, and a list of suggested full moon gifts, As Long as the Moon Shall Rise is a quality, one-of-a-kind gift-book that celebrates the full moon and humanity's reflections upon it as surely as it expresses thoughts of tenderness and compassion.
Much of the script dialogue comprises actual or composite quotes from Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson.