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The Emerson brothers : a fraternal biography in letters / Ronald A. Bosco and Joel Myerson.

Author/Creator:
Bosco, Ronald A., author.
Publication:
Oxford, [England] : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (453 p.)
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Subjects:
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Family relationships.
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Correspondence.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Family.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Correspondence.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Features a narrative and epistolary biography, based upon the correspondence exchanged among the four Emerson brothers and the women who were most important to them. The Emerson brothers' correspondence is the last body of personal writings remaining in manuscript from Ralph Waldo Emerson and his extended family.
Contents:
"What poems are many private lives": the Emerson brothers
William in Germany
Edward and Charles
Aunt Mary and the brothers Emerson
Charles and Elizabeth
William and Waldo: finances and family.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-280-48142-0
1-4237-6088-3
0-19-534985-7
1-60256-959-2
OCLC:
252579069