Ralph Waldo Emerson
New book find - The Portable Emerson 🌳🍁
In his first publication, Nature (1837), the foundational text for transcendentalism, Emerson prioritized the vastness of nature over civilization, and urged his readers to accept fully the truths and beauty emanating from nature.
This book contains a variety of his texts including 'Nature' (1837)
'To believe your own thought, to believe that what is true for you in your private heart is true for all men,– that is genius' - Emerson in 'Self-Reliance'.