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Ralph waldo emerson - poet - american poet, essayist, and philosopher ralph known in the local literary circle as “the sage of concord, emerson representative men (1850), the conduct of life (1860), and english traits (1865 . Using excerpts from the works of ralph waldo emerson and henry david thoreau, comics, and songs biography and links to e-texts of essays and poetry. Essays and criticism on ralph waldo emerson - emerson, ralph waldo introduction source: “'what poems are many private lives': emerson writing the american plutarch,” in studies in the literary imagination, vol 27, no 1, spring. Ralph waldo emerson, (born may 25, 1803, boston, massachusetts, his juvenile verses were encouraged and his literary gifts recognized.
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