Texts

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Essays: First Series

Essays: First Series First published in 1841 as Essays.  After Essays: Second Series was published in 1844, Emerson corrected this volume and republished it in 1847 as Essays: First Series.

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Essays: Second Series

Essays: Second Series (1844) First published in 1841 as Essays.  After Essays: Second Series was published in 1844, Emerson corrected this volume and republished it in 1847 as Essays: First Series.

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Nature: Addresses/Lectures

Nature: Addresses/Lectures (1849)

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Representative Men

Representative Men (1850)

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English Traits

English Traits (1856)

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The Conduct of Life

The Conduct of Life (1860)

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Lectures / Biographies

Lectures / Biographies Ralph Waldo Emerson. Lectures and Biographical Sketches. Edward W. Emerson, editor. Boston, 1883 and 1892.

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Letters and Social Aims

Letters and Social Aims Note: this volume has not yet been fully entered.  For now, what’s included here:

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Early Emerson Poems

Early Emerson Poems

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Uncollected Prose

Uncollected Prose Ralph Waldo Emerson. Lectures and Biographical Sketches. Edward W. Emerson, editor. Boston, 1883 and 1892.

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Government of Children

Government of Children Ralph Waldo Emerson. Lectures and Biographical Sketches. Edward W. Emerson, editor. Boston, 1883 and 1892.

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On Emerson

On Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson. Lectures and Biographical Sketches. Edward W. Emerson, editor. Boston, 1883 and 1892.

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