ISBN-10:
0674139917
ISBN-13:
9780674139916
Pub. Date:
09/11/1987
Publisher:
Harvard
The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume IV: Representative Men

The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume IV: Representative Men

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ISBN-13: 9780674139916
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 09/11/1987
Series: Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson Series , #4
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 501
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Douglas Emory Wilson, the former General Editor, was Textual Editor of the Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson at the time of his death in 2005.

Table of Contents

Historical Introduction

Statement of Editorial Principles

Textual Introduction

REPRESENTATIVE MEN: SEVEN LECTURES

1. Uses of Great Men

2. Plato, or the Philosopher, Plato: New Readings

3. Swedenborg, or the Mystic

4. Montaigne, or the Skeptic

5. Shakspeare, or the Poet

6. Napoleon, or the Man of the World

7. Goethe, or the Writer

Notes

Textual Apparatus

Annex A: The Manuscript

Appendix 1: The 1850 Compositors

Appendix 2 : Revisions in the Manuscript

Annex B: Parallel Passages

Index

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