NATURE, ADDRESSES, AND / LECTURES
(Vol. 1 of 12)
|Author/Composer/Artist||Emerson, Ralph Waldo|
|Publisher / Producer||Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Riverside Press|
|Publishing Location / Performance Venue||Cambridge, MA.|
Vol. 1 of 12 vol. set
10 Orations or lectures delivered between approximately. 1837 and 1844.
Etching of Emerson opposite title page: done by Mr. Schroff, taken from a daguerreotype from 1847 or 1848. Examples are: Nature, The American Scholar, Literary Ethics. Most have notations as to where and to whom the essay was delivered. For example: The Young American. A lecture read before The Mercantile Library Association, in Boston, on February 7, 1844.
Navy buckram cover, gold lettering on spine, plain blue endpapers, gilded page edges on top.
7.5" x 5.25" x 1.25"
pagination: 372 pages
One etching/portrait of Emerson