In writing Nature, Emerson drew upon material from his journals, sermons, and lectures. A new edition also published by Munroe, with Emerson paying the printing costs, his usual arrangement with Munroe appeared in December of This second edition was printed from the plates of the collection Nature; Addresses, and Lectures, published by Munroe in September
He attended the Boston Latin School, and in entered Harvard, graduating in Emerson supported himself as a schoolteacher from In he was "approbated to preach," and in became pastor of the Scond Church Unitarian in Boston.
That same year he married Ellen Louise Tucker, who was to die of tuberculosis only seventeen months later. In Emerson resigned his pastorate and traveled to Eurpe, where he met Coleridge, Wordsworth, and Carlyle.
He settled in Concord, Massachusetts, inwhere he began a new career as a public lecturer, and married Lydia Jackson a year later.
Every year Emerson made a lecture tour; and these lectures were the source of most of his essays. Naturehis first published work, contained the essence of his transcendental philosophywhich views the world of phenomena as a sort of symbol of the inner life and emphasizes individual freedom and self-reliance.
He died of pneumonia in and was buried in Concord. Larzer Ziff is a research professor of English at Johns Hopkins University who has written extensively on American literary culture.From the timeless nature, and selected essays, philosophy of nature, by ralph waldo emerson by ralph waldo,.
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