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On Heroes and Hero-Worship / Representative Men

By: Carlyle, Thomas; Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dolphin Books: 1966

Seller ID: 2270177

Condition: Good


Spine creased, ink marks on front wrapper, edges lightly rubbed, no publisher date (circa 1960s). 1966 Mass Market Paperback. 389 pp. Two titles in one volume: On Heroes and Hero-Worship by Thomas Carlyle, and Representative Men, by Ralph Waldo Emerson. In 1833, when Emerson and Carlyle first met--at Carlyle's home on a remote Scottish moor--the meeting gave both men a sense of sympathetic recognition. Early in their conversation it was revealed that they shared a belief in the importance of Great Men. Eight years later, in 1841, On Heroes appeared, and its influence on Emerson is undoubted. W... View more info

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Poems.

By: Emerson, R.W. [Ralph Waldo]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Ticknor and Fields: 1863

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2203629

Condition: Very Good


Civil War era reprint of the work originally published in 1847. Top corner of first few pages stained, front matter lightly foxed. 1863 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 251, 22 pp. 8vo. A collection of poems by the American transcendentalist, essayist, and poet who championed individualism. Includes the following: The Sphinx; Each and All; The Problem; To Rhea; The Visit; Uriel; The World-Soul; Alphonso of Castile; Mithridates; To J.W.; Fate; Guy; Tact; Hamatreya; Earth-Song; Good-Bye; The Rhodora; The Humble-Bee; Berrying; The Snow-Storm; Woodnotes I & II; Monadnoc; F... View more info

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Essays, in Two Volumes: First Series; Second Series

By: Emerson, R.W. [Ralph Waldo]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Thompson & Thomas:

Seller ID: 2280902

Condition: Good


Both volumes lack jackets, no publication date, spine of both volumes lightly toned, top corner of front board of volume two lightly bumped, light surface tear to front endpaper of volume one, pages of both volumes lightly toned. We have more books available by this author!. 304; 315 pp. Two volume set. First Series CONTENTS: History; Self-Reliance; Compensation; Spiritual Laws; Love; Friendship; Prudence; Heroism; The Over-Soul; Circles. Second Series CONTENTS: Intellect; Art; The Poet; Experience; Character; Manners; Gifts; Nature; Politics; Nominalist and Realist; New England Reformers; Lec... View more info

Image for Emerson's Works, 11 (of 12) Volume Set: Nature, Addresses, and Lectures; English Traits; Lectures and Biographical Sketches; Letters and Social Aims; Representative Men: Seven Lectures; Miscellanies; Natural History of Intellect and Other Papers; Poems; Society and Solitude: Twelve Chapters; Essays, Vol. 1; Essays, Vol. 2

Emerson's Works, 11 (of 12) Volume Set: Nature, Addresses, and Lectures; English Traits; Lectures and Biographical Sketches; Letters and Social Aims; Representative Men: Seven Lectures; Miscellanies; Natural History of Intellect and Other Papers; Poems; Society and Solitude: Twelve Chapters; Essays, Vol. 1; Essays, Vol. 2

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Company: 1893

Seller ID: 2297733

Condition: Good


Front free endpaper of Nature, Addresses and Lectures loose but included, rear free endpaper of Essays, Vol. 2 loose but included, stain along bottom edge of Representative Men: Seven Lectures, some spine loss to a few volumes. 1893 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 315; 236; 383; 285; 231; 354; 224; 368; 269; 226; 290 pp. 11 (of 12) volume set. Bound by Launder, textured floral endpapers in blue, gilt, and cream gilt titles, rules, dentelles on turn-ins, and motifs in compartments. View more info

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Collected Poems and Translations (The Library of America 70)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203827

ISBN: 0940450283

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Includes publisher's slipcase. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 637 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A collection of verse by the American philosopher, religious figure, and poet who was also a member of the Transcendentalists, with chronology, notes, and index following text. This edition is part of the Library of America series, published by a non-profit organization whose goal is to keep classic works of American literature and history in print as a way of preserving cultural heritage. View more info

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Friendship (A Revell Inspirational Classic)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fleming H. Revell Company: 1957

Seller ID: 2268956

Condition: Near Fine


Sticker on front jacket flap, very minor tears along jacket spine head and jacket spine base, a few faint small stains on jacket front. No publisher date(circa mid-1900's). 1957 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 55 pp. A book about friendship written by Ralph Waldo Emerson. View more info

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The Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson (The Illustrated Modern Library)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Illustrated Modern Library / Random House, Inc.: 1944

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2275632

Condition: Very Good


Lacks publisher's slipcase, includes clear acetate jacket. Edges rubbed, 1 inch chip from front jacket corner. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 557, [7] pp. 8vo. A collection of nearly thirty essays by the 19th century American philosopher who encouraged individualism. He was good friends with Henry David Thoreau, and a co-founder of the Transcendentalist movement. Color illustrations by John Steuart Curry. View more info

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Letters and Social Aims

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: James R. Osgood and Company: 1876

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2291938

Condition: Very Good


1876 Osgood reprint. Boards rubbed & lightly soiled. We have more books available by this author!. 314 pp. 8vo. A collection of essays by the 19th century Transcendentalist author and champion of individualism. CONTENTS: Poetry and Imagination; Social Aims; Eloquence; Resources; The Comic; Quotation and Originality; Progress of Culture; Persian Poetry; Inspiration; Greatness; Immortality. Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882) was an American lecturer, essayist, and poet, best remembered for leading the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champio... View more info

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Essays: Second Series, Being Volume III of Emerson's Complete Works (Riverside Edition, New and Revised Edition)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Company: 1884

Seller ID: 2294683

Condition: Very Good


Minor loss to leather on spine, board edges lightly rubbed. 1884 Three-Quarter Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 270 pp. Three-quarter leather with marbled endpapers and page ridges. CONTENTS: The Poet; Experience; Character; Manners; Gifts; Nature; Politics; Nominalist and Realist; New England Reformers. Lecture at Armory Hall. View more info

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Poems (Household Edition)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Cabot, J.E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company / The Riverside Press: 1885

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2269226

Condition: Very Good


Owner bookplate and ink name stamps on endpapers, ink name and date on front flyleaf. 1885 Hard Cover. vi, 315, [3] pp. 8vo. A collection of poems by the American transcendentalist, essayist, and poet who championed individualism. Prefatory note by J.E. Cabot stating that 'This volume contains nearly all the pieces included in the Poems and May-Day of former editions'. Includes: The Sphinx; Each and All; The Problem; To Rhea; The Visit; Uriel; The World-Soul; Alphonso of Castile; Mithridates; To J.W.; Destiny; Guy; Hamatreya; Earth-Song; Good-Bye; The Rhodora; The Humble-Bee; Berrying; The Sno... View more info

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Poems of Ralph Waldo Emerson (Little Blue Book No. 742)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Crawford, Nelson Antrim

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Company: 1947

Seller ID: 2280569

Condition: Very Good


Small stain on front wrapper, half-inch tear along bottom edge of rear wrapper, ink crossover on last page verso, pages faintly toned. 1947 Stapled Binding. 61 pp. CONTENTS: The Life of Ralph Waldo Emerson; The Poetry of Ralph Waldo Emerson; Hymn; Politics; The Three Dimensions; Spiritual Laws; The Problem; Good-Bye; Compensation; Forbearance; Give All to Love; The Apology; Painting and Sculpture; Intellect; Ghaselle; Fable; Each and All; Hamatreya; From Monadnoc; The Rhodora; The Humble-Bee; The Snow Storm; Sea-Shore; Woodnotes--I; Woodnotes--II; Voluntaries; Days; Terminus; Notes. View more info

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Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson, with Annotations, 1820-1824 (Volume 1 of 10)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Forbes, Waldo Emerson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1909

Seller ID: 2297507

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Pencil marginalia. 1909 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxv, 394 pp. Volume 1 of 10. Green boards with gilt titles on spine and gilt top page ridge. The journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson from 1820-1824. View more info

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Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson, with Annotations, 1824-1832 (Volume 2 of 10)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Forbes, Waldo Emerson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1909

Seller ID: 2297508

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Pencil marginalia, light stains on last few pages. 1909 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 542 pp. Volume 2 of 10. Green boards with gilt titles on spine and gilt top page ridge. The journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson from 1824-1832. View more info

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Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson, with Annotations, 1833-1835 (Volume 3 of 10)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Forbes, Waldo Emerson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1910

Seller ID: 2297509

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Very faint stain on front board, ink name on front free endpaper. 1910 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 573 pp. Volume 3 of 10. Green boards with gilt titles on spine and gilt top page ridge. The journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson from 1833-1835. View more info

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Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson, with Annotations, 1849-1855 (Volume 8 of 10)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Forbes, Waldo Emerson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1912

Seller ID: 2297510

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Small holes on spine. 1912 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxiii, 588 pp. Volume 8 of 10. Green boards with gilt titles on spine and gilt top page ridge. The journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson from 1849-1855. View more info

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Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson, with Annotations, 1856-1863 (Volume 9 of 10)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Forbes, Waldo Emerson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1913

Seller ID: 2297511

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. Minor general wear. 1913 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxii, 581 pp. Volume 9 of 10. Green boards with gilt titles on spine and gilt top page ridge. The journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson from 1856-1863. View more info

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Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson, with Annotations, 1864-1876 (Volume 10 of 10)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Forbes, Waldo Emerson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1914

Seller ID: 2297512

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Tissue guard loose but included. 1914 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxii, 546 pp. Volume 10 of 10. Green boards with gilt titles on spine and gilt top page ridge. The journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson from 1864-1876. View more info

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The Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson: The First Series, MDCCCXLI, and The Second Series, MDCCCXLIV, in One Volume (The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; O'Day, Edward F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 2294831

Condition: Very Good


A few light scuffs, top edge faintly foxed, blank publisher's bookplate laid in. 1979 Full-Leather. 262 pp. Original light brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. The first and second series of essays by the poet, philosopher, and religious thinker of the 19th century known for his friendship with Henry David Thoreau and his association with Louisa May Alcott and other Transcendentalists. View more info

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The Works of Michel de Montaigne, with Notes, Life and Letters, Complete in Ten Volumes: An Essay by Ralph Waldo Emerson; Essays of Montaigne (9 Volumes); Life and Letters of Montaigne with Notes and Index (Emerson Edition)

By: Montaigne, Michel De; Cotton, Charles; Hazlett, William Carew; Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Edwin C. Hill: 1910

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2289608

Condition: Very Good


Limited 'Emerson Edition,' #351 of 1050 copies. Spines toned. 1910 Hard Cover. Complete in ten volumes. Beige cloth spines over blue paper covered boards, paper spine labels. 8vo. An English translation of Montaigne's essays by Charles Cotton, with his life letters, notes, an index, and an essay by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Revised by William Carew Hazlett. Includes tinted gravure plates, and additional frontispieces and titles for this edition. Essays is the title of a book written by Michel de Montaigne that was first published in 1580. Montaigne essentially invented the literary form of essay, a... View more info

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The Complete Writings of Plutarch, Including The Lives, Essays, Morals, Apothegms, Miscellanies, Etc., in Ten Volumes [Plutarch's Lives of Illustrious Men]

By: Plutarch; Dryden, John; Clough, A.H.; Goodwin, William W.; Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $600.00

Publisher: The Colonial Company, Limited: 1906

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2267185

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition, #108 of 1000 sets. Spines and corners faded and a bit dried, corners rubbed with minimal loss. 1906 Half-Leather. Complete in ten hardcover volumes. 8vo. Original morocco spines and corners, cloth boards, gilt titles and decorations, decorated endpapers. Translated by John Dryden, A.H. Clough, and William W. Goodwin, with an introduction by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Illustrated with photogravure reproductions of paintings and sculptures. Plutarch's Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, commonly called Parallel Lives or Plutarch's Lives, is a series of biographies of famous men, arr... View more info

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The Spirit of Democracy (Patriotism Through Literature)

By: Powell, Lyman P. & Gertrude W. (Editors); Wilson, Woodrow; Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Roosevelt, Theodore; Lincoln, Abraham; Scott, Walter; Tennyson, Alfred; Service, Robert W.; van Dyke, Henry; Key, Francis Scott; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth; Bryant, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company: 1918

Seller ID: 1807361

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge just starting, front free endpaper removed, pencil name on page ridges. 1918 Hard Cover. xvi, 272 pp. Original red cloth, black titles. Includes contributions by Woodrow Wilson, Theodore Roosevelt, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, etc. in support of patriotism during World War I. View more info

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Emerson Year Book: Selections for Every Day in the Year from the Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson

By: [Emerson, Ralph Waldo]; A.R.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Company: 1901

Seller ID: 2273752

Condition: Very Good


Page ridges and endpapers lightly foxed. 1901 Small Hard Cover. 157 pp. Selections for every day in the year from the essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson. View more info