RALPH WALDO EMERSON: The Wisdom & The Philosophy

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This meticulously edited Ralph Waldo Emerson collection is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Introduction: Ralph Waldo Emerson Books: The Conduct of Life: Fate Power Wealth Culture Behavior Worship Considerations by the Way Beauty Illusions Essays-First Series: History Self-Reliance Compensation Spiritual Laws Love Friendship Prudence Heroism The Over-Soul Circles Intellect Art Essays-Second Series: The Poet Experience Character Manners Gifts Nature Politics Nominalist and Realist New England Reformers Nature: Commodity Beauty Language Discipline Idealism Spirit Prospects Representative Men: Plato Emanuel Swedenborg Michel de Montaigne William Shakespeare Napoleon Johann Wolfgang von Goethe English Traits: First Visit to England Voyage to England Land Race Ability Manners Truth Character Cockayne Wealth Aristocracy Universities Religion Literature The Times Stonehenge Personal Result Speech at Manchester Society and Solitude: Civilization Art Eloquence Domestic Life Farming Works and Days Books Clubs Courage Success Old Age Letters and Social Aims: Poetry and Imagination Social Aims Eloquence Resources The Comic Quotation and Originality Progress of Culture Persian Poetry Inspiration Greatness Immortality Addresses and Lectures: The American Scholar An Address in Divinity College Literary Ethics The Method of Nature Man the Reformer Lecture on The Times The Conservative The Transcendentalist The Young American Letter to President Van Buren The Man of Letters The Celebration of Intellect… Other Essays: The Lord's Supper Thoughts on Modern Literature Walter Savage Landor The Senses and the Soul Transcendentalism Prayers Fourierism and the Socialists Chardon Street and Bible Conventions Agriculture of Massachusetts Harvard University English Reformers Europe and European Books The Tragic Past and Present Perpetual Forces Demonology The Preacher Milton Thoreau Michael Angelo Plutarch Ezra Ripley Mary Moody Emerson Samuel Hoar Carlyle George L. Stearns Saadi American Civilization The Fortune of the Republic The Sovereignty of Ethics The Natural History of Intellect…

Über den Autor

Ralph Waldo Emerson, born on May 25, 1803, in Boston, Massachusetts, stands among the towering figures of American literature and philosophy. As a leader of the Transcendentalist movement in the 19th century, Emerson's influence extended far beyond his time, advocating for individualism, self-reliance, and a deep connection with nature. His essays, notably 'Self-Reliance' and 'Nature,' represent cornerstones of his thought and have profoundly shaped American identity. Emerson was not only an essayist but also a poet and speaker whose public addresses often echoed with a poetic rhythm and philosophical depth that captured the imaginations of his contemporaries. After studying at Harvard and briefly serving as a Unitarian minister, Emerson's career took a decisive turn towards literature. He meticulously combined the wisdom of the East with the philosophy of the West, drawing upon an extensive range of religious, philosophical, and literary traditions in his works, which is lucidly presented in compilations such as 'RALPH WALDO EMERSON: The Wisdom & The Philosophy.' His prose articulated a uniquely American perspective that advocated for self-cultivation, spiritual development, and social reform. Emerson's literary style is characterized by its aphoristic sharpness, moral earnestness, and an optimistic belief in the potential of the individual. His legacy endures in the American canon as a defining voice of a nation's philosophical identity. Emerson passed away on April 27, 1882, but his profound insights into human nature and the values of life resonate to this day.

Produkt Details

Verlag: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Sprache: English

Umfang: 2158 Seiten

Größe: 2,3 MB

ISBN: 8596547754817