Search Results: ''
Ralph Waldo Emerson Series: Essays
eBook (ePub): $2.99
Emerson wrote most of his important essays as lectures first, then revised them for print. His first two collections of essays – Essays: First Series and Essays: Second Series, published... More > respectively in 1841 and 1844 – represent the core of his thinking, and include such well-known essays as Self-Reliance, The Over-Soul, Circles, The Poet and Experience. Together with Nature, these essays made the decade from the mid-1830s to the mid-1840s Emerson's most fertile period. Emerson wrote on a number of subjects, never espousing fixed philosophical tenets, but developing certain ideas such as individuality, freedom, the ability for humankind to realize almost anything, and the relationship between the soul and the surrounding world. Emerson's "nature" was more philosophical than naturalistic; "Philosophically considered, the universe is composed of Nature and the Soul."< Less
Top 10see more >
Ode to a Scholar
Rising from the Ashes: A...
Woman of Influence
Plums on the Wall
Not Gonna Write Poems: A...
The page you are attempting to access contains content that is not intended for underage readers.
Please verify your birth date to continue.