Representative Men: Seven Lectures, Emerson, Ralph Waldo. Published by Donohue, Henneberry & Co., Chicago IL No date. Circa 1890. 267 pages. Illustrated flower cloth boards, 1/3 silver on gray ; silver spine titles. Top edge gilt; rose reading ribbon. Title page in red titles; frontispiece portrait of Emerson protected by tissue guard. Text block is clean without any marks, tears or folds; boards have the lightest of wear.
Chapters: 1. Uses of Great Men; 2. Plato; or, the Philosopher, Plato; New Readings; 3.Swedenborg; or, the Mystic; 4. Montaigne; or, the Skeptic; 5. Shakespeare; or the Poet; 6.Napoleon; or, the Man of the World; 7. Goethe; or, the Writer. 002165
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