Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

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List of Works
[English Traits]   [Essays]   [Journal]   [Poems]   [Representative Men]  

English Traits (1856) [HC]
  • HTML (19 pages, indexed) at Bartleby.com
  • HTML (20 pages, indexed) at RWE.org

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  • Paperback edition of The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson, includes English Traits, both series of essays, 23 poems, and other writings (Princeton Review, 2000, 896 pg).
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Essays (1841-44) [HTR,HC]
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at the American Literary Classics Library
  • HTML (18 pages, indexed) at Bartleby.com
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg
  • HTML in two series at Project Gutenberg:
    First Series (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text)
    Second Series (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text)
  • HTML in two series at RWE.org:
    First Series (12 pages, indexed)
    Second Series (9 pages, indexed)


    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition of The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson, includes English Traits, both series of essays, 23 poems, and other writings (Princeton Review, 2000, 896 pg).
  • Paperback edition, First and Second series complete in one volume (HarperCollins, 1984, 480 pg).
  • Mass Market Paperback edition, Ralph Waldo Emerson : Selected Essays, Lectures, and Poems (Bantam Classic and Loveswept, 1996).
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Journal (1820-76) [HTR]
  • No on-line versions known

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  • Paperback edition of Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson: With Annotations in ten volumes (reprints):
    1820-1824 (Kessinger Publishing, 2010, 436 pg).
    1824-1832 (Mcintosh Press, 2007, 568 pg).
    1833-1835, cover says 1823-1835 but this is likely a misprint (Mcmaster Press, 2007, 600 pg).
    1836-1838 (Mill Press, 2007, 520 pg).
    1838-1841 (Meisel Press, 2007, 600 pg).
    1841-1844 (Mellon Press, 2007, 584 pg).
    1845-1848 (Merz Press, 2007, 588 pg).
    1849-1855 (Mcgiffert Press, 2007, 620 pg).
    1856-1863 (Meyer Press, 2007, 612 pg).
    1864-1876 (Metcalf Press, 2007, 580 pg).
  • Paperback edition, The Heart of Emerson's Journals (Kessinger Publishing, 2003, 368 pg).
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Poems (1840-47) [HC]
  • HTML (10 pages, indexed; listings 763-772) at Bartleby.com
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Hardcover edition of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Collected Poems and Translations (Library of America, 1994, 637 pg).
  • Paperback edition of The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson, includes English Traits, both series of essays, 23 poems, and other writings (Princeton Review, 2000, 896 pg).
  • Mass Market Paperback edition, Ralph Waldo Emerson : Selected Essays, Lectures, and Poems (Bantam Classic and Loveswept, 1996).
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Representative Men (1850) [HTR]
  • HTML (7 pages, indexed) at RWE.org
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Paperback edition (Belknap Pr, 1996).
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Poems (Johnson) (c. 1750-80?)
An Inquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (1751)
On the Origin of Inequality (1754)
Treatise on Good Manners and Good Breeding (pub. 1754)
A Dictionary of the English Language (1755)
On Political Economy (1755)
On the Sublime and Beautiful (1756)
On Taste (Burke) (1756)
Of the Standard of Taste (Hume) (1757)
Candide (1759)
The Prince of Abyssinia (or, Rasselas) (1759)
The Theory of the Moral Sentiments (1759)
Tristam Shandy (1759-67)
Confessions (Rousseau) (c. 1762; Pub. 1782)
Emile (or, On Education) (1762)
Rameau's Nephew (1762)
The Social Contract (1762)
Philosophical Dictionary (1764)
The Plays of William Shakespeare (Johnson) (1765)
A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy (1765? - 2nd ed. 1768)
Sorrows of the Young Werther (1774)
Common Sense (1776)
Declaration of Independence (1776)
Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (1776-88)
Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (1776)
Articles of Confederation (1777)
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion (pub. 1779)
The Metaphysical Elements of Ethics (1780)
Critique of Pure Reason (1781)
The Lives of the Poets (1781)
Poems (Blake) (1783-94)
Prolegomena (1783)
Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals (1785)
Introduction to the Metaphysics of Morals (1785)
Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides (1786)
Constitutional Convention Debates (1787)
Constitution of the United States (1787; effect. 1789)
Anti-Federalist Papers (1787-88)
Federalist Papers (1787-88)
Critique of Practical Reason (1788)
Elements of Chemistry (1789)
Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation (1789)
Songs of Innocence (1789)
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