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Author Name    EMERSON, Ralph Waldo

Title   ESSAYS. First (and) Second Series. 2 Volumes.

Binding   Hardcover

Publisher   Philadelphia David McKay 1888

Seller ID   1097

12mo.s (7 x 5 inches) in original green cloth with gilt lettering on spines. Top edges gilt. Tips and spine ends a little rubbed, otherwise a very good set. This is a nice 19th century reprint of Emerson's Essays: First Series and Second Series originally published in 1841 and 1844 respectively. Emerson (1803-1882) was a lecturer, essayist and a leader in the American Transcendeltalist movement. These essays include his seminal works "Nature," "The Over-Souls," and "Self-Reliance" as well as essays on "History," "Heroism," "Circles," "Experience," "Love," "Art," "Poetry," "Politics," &c. &c.

Essays Transcendentalism Concord Nature Philosophy Individualism

Price = 75.00 USD

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