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Emerson the essayist

Kenneth Walter Cameron

Emerson the essayist

an outline of his philosophical development through 1836, with special emphasis on the sources and interpretation of nature

by Kenneth Walter Cameron

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Published by Transcendental Books in Hartford .
Written in English


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Bibliographical foot-notes.

Statementalso bibliographical appendices of general and special interest to students of American literature, emphasizing Thoreau, Emerson, the Boston library society and selected documents of New England transcendentalism.
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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL13536825M
OCLC/WorldCa4650613


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