Ralph Waldo Emerson (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Ralph Waldo Emerson (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by Oscar W. Firkins
     
 

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In this engaging biography, Firkins provides a comprehensive account of Emerson’s life and a scholarly review of his writings. A narrative filled with colorful excerpts from Emerson’s letters, journals, and other writings, as well as anecdotes from Emerson’s family and friends, this work brings to life a leading figure of American

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In this engaging biography, Firkins provides a comprehensive account of Emerson’s life and a scholarly review of his writings. A narrative filled with colorful excerpts from Emerson’s letters, journals, and other writings, as well as anecdotes from Emerson’s family and friends, this work brings to life a leading figure of American thought. 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411447202
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
03/22/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
396
File size:
365 KB

Meet the Author


Oscar W. Firkins (1864–1932) was an American academic, literary critic, dramatist, biographer, and poet. A professor at the University of Minnesota for more than forty years, his Selected Essays was published in 1933, a compilation of his best work in the field of the critical essay.

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