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Essays 2 Vol Set First Series, Second Series c. 1905 by Ralph Waldo Emerson - First Thus - c. 1905 - from booksnvintage (SKU: biblio659)

Essays 2 Vol Set First Series, Second Series c. 1905

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Essays 2 Vol Set First Series, Second Series c. 1905

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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No publication date, personal gift inscription dated May 23, 1905. Leather bindings are in good condition. Inside of book Near Fine with the exception of the inscription written on the third end paper. Each book contains a red ribbon bookmark. Top edges gilt. Title on backstrip is Critical Essay Vol. I, Vol. II but on title page is Essays First Series, Essays Second Series. Spines on leather covers are faded and have some tears at the top and bottom edges. There is corner and edgewear and tear at the foredge of volume 1. Size of books are 6 3/8" X 4 1/16". Contents Vol 1, Essay 1. The Poet, Essay 2. Experience, 3. Character, 4. Manners, 5. Gifts, 6. Nature, 7. Politics, 8. Nominalist and Reality, also Emancipation Address, Delivered in Congress, Mass. Frontis piece of Emerson. Contents Vol 2, Essay 1. History, Essay 2. Self Reliance, 3. Compensation, 4. Spiritual Laws, 5. Love, 6. Friendship, 7. Prudence, 8. Heroism, 9. The Over-Soul, 10, Circles, 11. Intellect, 12. Art. Frontis piece of his home. Ships with delivery confirmation where available.

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Title
Essays 2 Vol Set First Series, Second Series c. 1905
Author
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Book condition
Used - Very Good
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Edition
First Thus
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.
Place of Publication
NY
Date published
c. 1905
Keywords
Emerson Essays
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