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Em·er·son

 (ĕm′ər-sən), Ralph Waldo 1803-1882.
American writer, philosopher, and central figure of transcendentalism. His poems, orations, and especially his essays, such as Nature (1836), are regarded as landmarks in the development of American thought and literary expression.

Em′er·so′ni·an (-sō′nē-ən) adj.
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Emerson

(ˈɛməsən)
n
(Biography) Ralph Waldo. (rælf ˈwɔːldəʊ). 1803–82, US poet, essayist, and transcendentalist
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Em•er•son

(ˈɛm ər sən)

n.
Ralph Waldo, 1803–82, U.S. essayist and poet.
Em`er•so′ni•an (-ˈsoʊ ni ən) adj.
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Emerson, Ralph Waldo. "New England Reformers." The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo. "Comedy." In The Early Lectures of Ralph Waldo Emerson, edited by Stephen E.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo. "Experience." The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo. Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson.
The other Wordsworth poems he included are: Fidelity, Cumberland Beggar, Ode to Duty, September, The Force of Prayer, Lycoris, Lines on the Death of Fox, Dion, Happy Warrior, Laodamia, the Ode (Emerson, Ralph Waldo. Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson 1820--1872, Vol.