Product Description

The present edition of Emerson’s “Essays” contains both his “First Series”, published in 1841 and the “Second Series”, published in 1844. These 21 essays represent the core of Emerson’s thinking, and the heart of Transcendentalism. Essays included are: “History,” “Self-Reliance,” “Compensation,” “Spiritual Laws,” “Love,” “Friendship,” “Prudence,” “Heroism,” “The Over-Soul,” “Circles,” “Intellect,” “Art,” “The Poet,” “Experience,” “Character,” “Manners,” “Gifts ,” “Nature,” “Politics,” “Nominalist and Realist,” “New England Reformers.”