Ralph Waldo Emerson

Peyton Burton

Ralph Waldo Emerson

1803-1882
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~Nature~

Nature, this was an essay written by Emerson and published by James Munroe and Company in 1836. This is one of Ralph Waldo's more popular essay's and is about his involvement with trancendentalism and his literary career.

Some of Emerson's other books and lectures

In 1846 Waldo began planning a series of essays and began publishing them.In 1847, Emerson traveled to England, when he returned to the states nine months later, he expressed his lectures in a book called "English Traits". By the end of 1850, Ralph Waldo Emerson had given over 80 lectures. In 1851 he started a series of lectures, that became "The Conduct of Life", published in 1860.

Death and Rememberance

Emerson died in 1882 of pneumonia. Ralph waldo is remembered for his books and lectures of trancendentalism.