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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson - Page 15
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1904
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The New quarterly review, and digest of current literature, Volume 5

1856
...cliff-like brow, self-possessed, and holding his extraordinary powers of conversation in easy con~mand; clinging to his northern accent with evident relish; full of lively anecdote, and with a streaming humour, which floated everything he looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the familiar objects,...
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English Traits

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1856
...if holding on his own terms what is best in London. He was tall and gaunt, with a cliff-like brow, self-possessed, and holding his extraordinary powers...thing he looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the familial objects, put the companion at once into an acquaintance with his Lars and Lemurs, and it was...
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English Traits

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1856 - 312 pages
...with evident relish; full of lively anecdote, and with a streaming humour, which floated everything he looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the familiar...with his Lars and Lemurs, and it was very pleasant ~fco learn what was predestined to be a prettv mythology. Few were the objects and lonely the man,...
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English Traits

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1856 - 176 pages
...if holding on his own terms what is best in London. He was tall and gaunt, with a cliff-like brow, self-possessed, and holding his extraordinary powers...relish ; full of lively anecdote, and with a streaming humour, which floated everything he looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the familiar objects,...
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The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Comprising His Essays ..., Volume 2

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1866 - 942 pages
...if holding on his own terms what is best in London. He was tall and gaunt, with a cliff-like brow, selfpossessed, and holding his extraordinary powers...relish ; full of lively anecdote, and with a streaming humour, which floated evervthing he looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the familiar objects,...
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The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume II

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1870
...if holding on his own terms what is best in London. He was tall and gaunt, with a cliff-like brow, selfpossessed, and holding his extraordinary powers...anecdote, and with a streaming humor, which floated everything he looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the familiar objects, put the companion at once...
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The Prose Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Representative men. English traits ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1870
...if holding on his own terms what is best in London. He was tall and gaunt, with a cliff-like brow, selfpossessed, and holding his extraordinary powers...anecdote, and with a streaming humor, which. floated everything he looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the familiar objects, put the companion at once...
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THE PROSE WORKS OF RALPH WALDO EMERSON.

1875
...evident relish ; full of lively anecdote, and with a streaming humor, which floated everything lie looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the familiar...Lars and Lemurs, and it was very pleasant to learn wrhat was predestined to be a pretty mythology, j Few were the objects and lonely the man, " not a...
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Representative men. English traits. Conduct of life

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1875
...if holding on his own terms what is best in London. He was tall and gaunt, with a cliff-like brow, selfpossessed, and holding his extraordinary powers...accent with evident relish ; full of lively anecdote, aud with a streaming humor, which floated everything he looked upon. His talk playfully exalting the...
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The treasury of modern biography, compiled by R. Cochrane, Issue 92

Robert Cochrane (miscellaneous writer) - 1878
...if holding in his own terms what is best in London. He was tall and gaunt, with a cliff-like brow, selfpossessed, and holding his extraordinary powers...northern accent with evident relish ; full of lively aneedote, and with a streaming humour, which floated everything he looked upon. His talk playfully...
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