Society and solitude twelve chapters by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin, Riverside Press in Boston, New York, Cambridge [Mass.] .

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On spine: Emerson"s works.

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Statementby Ralph Waldo Emerson.
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Pagination269 p. ;
Number of Pages269
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Open LibraryOL17149650M
OCLC/WorldCa29568700

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This book of twelve essays published in is a collection of lectures delivered throughout Emerson's career. Composed with his characteristic spark and wit, they are touching reflections on a life well spent.

Society and Solitude is a collection of twelve essays previously delivered as lectures on various occasions and before varied audiences. Each essay is preceded by a few lines of original verse. This is my own edition of R.W. Emerson's book of essays, Society and Solitude, Twelve Chapters.

This is a scholarly, hardback edition. I have added a full annotation of the text, an Introduction, a bibliography of Emerson's authors and related readings, and a short Chronology of Emerson's life--plus and index.4/5. Published inSociety and Solitude is Emerson's last great work, a collection of lectures he delivered on tour, in which he found profound insight on such seemingly prosaic topics as Art, Eloquence, Domestic Life, Books, Courage, Success, and Old by: Society and Solitude Quotes.

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Society and Solitude is a group of twelve essays previously delivered as lectures— on solitude, civilization, art, books, domestic life, old age and success in America—“providing a salient exemplification of Emerson’s thought.

More than any writer of his time, he forged a style distinct from his European predecessors and embodied and. Perhaps no writer has so dramatically shaped the course of American philosophy as Ralph Waldo Emerson, whose meditations on spirituality, freedom, and the power of knowledge have informed and inspired generations of activists, scholars, and thinkers.

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They remain the same. Humans are social creatures and socializing comes easy. Solitude is another matter. Solitude runs counter to the demands of society. Even so, happiness can be found in solitude, even though society depends on the combined efforts of all people to contribute to the greater good.

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Society and Solitude T HE SECOND branch of the social passions is that which administers to society in general. With regard to this, I observe, that society, merely as society, without any particular heightenings, gives us no positive pleasure in the enjoyment; but absolute and entire solitude, that is, the total and perpetual exclusion from.

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The book is for the most part a record of a man’s time spent in solitude, and the reflections he has in that state. He stresses the importance of an independent life, in which he relies on no one for his everyday existence, and he writes that society’s changing taste is a.

The advantage of life lived apart is the alternative set of qualities and perspective it furnishes compared to life lived together. Silence and solitude function best as supplements to society, not as substitutes for it.

Solitude and society are in fact equally important; each acts as a vital enhancement and balancing mechanism for the other. Society and Solitude, published inwas the first collection of essays Emerson had put into press since The Conduct of Life ten years earlier.

This edition is based on Ralph Waldo Emerson's holograph manuscripts and published sources. The text incorporates corrections and revisions he recorded in both sources, and thus restores for the reader the text he actually wrote. The philosophy of solitude.

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