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Short Stories - Louisa May Alcott
Short Stories - Louisa May Alcott
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Contains five stories by Louisa May Alcott: "Obtaining Supplies" and "A Night," both from Hospital Sketches; "My Contraband," "Happy Women," and "How I Went to Service." Provides a different view than you may have had of Louisa.
Dover Thrift Editions, 2018. Paperback, 55 pp.
Self-Reliance
Self-Reliance and Other Essays - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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This slim and inexpensive volume contains seven of Emerson's most famous essays: "History," "Self-Reliance," "Friendship," "The Over-Soul," "The Poet," "Experience," and "The Divinity School Address."
Dover Publications, Inc., 1993. 117 pp. Paperback.

Woman in the Nineteenth Century
Woman in the Nineteenth Century - Margaret Fuller
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First published in book form in 1845. In this book, Fuller articulates values arising from her passionate belief in justice and equality for all humankind, with a particular focus on women. Although her notion of basic rights certainly includes those of an educational, economic, and legal nature, it is intellectual expansion and changes in the prevailing attitudes towards women that Fuller cherishes far above the superficial manifestations of liberation.
Dover Publications, 1999. Dover Thrift Editions, 2016. paperback. 132 pp.

Concord Authors
Concord Authors, Alex Moore
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Moore, Alex W., Jr. Concord Authors: Biographical Notes. Concord: Anaxagoras Publications, 1996. Booklet. 26 pp.

This handy booklet traces the lives of four of Concord's nineteenth century writers: Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry David Thoreau and Louisa May Alcott. The timeline format clarifies the interconnectedness of these authors and their families.

Little Women (Oxford World's Classics) - Louisa May Alcott, Valerie Alderson
Little Women (Oxford World's Classics) - Louisa May Alcott, Valerie Alderson
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Originally published in 1868. This classic has remained enduringly popular, becoming the inspiration for a whole genre of family stories. It tells of the March family: Marmee, who looks after her four daughters while her husband serves in the Civil War; and the girls Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy who experience domestic trails and triumphs as they attempt to supplement the family's small income. In the second part of the book (sometimes known as Good Wives), the girls grow up and fall in love. Highly autobiographical! With an introduction by Valerie Alderson.
Oxford University Press, 1994, 2008. Paperback, 489 pp.
Transcendental Wild Oats, And Excerpts from the Fruitlands Diary - Louisa May Alcott
Transcendental Wild Oats, And Excerpts from the Fruitlands Diary - Louisa May Alcott
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Originally published in 1873. Bronson Alcott -- along with his wife and four daughters, and an odd assortment of friends who knew more about philosophy than they did about farming -- set out to make a utopian dream come true. Would their experiment at Fruitlands last through the hard New England winter? Louisa May Alcott's classic satire on her father's Transcendental commune is for readers of all ages who love Alcott, history, or just a good story told with huor and sensitivity.
Applewood Books, 1981. Paperback, 92 pp.
Meditations of John Muir:  Nature's Temple - John Muir, Chris Highland
Meditations of John Muir: Nature's Temple - John Muir, Chris Highland
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John Muir's exuberance for nature was the touchstone for his commitment to the earth and all its creatures. As naturalist, writer, and activist, Muir shaped the spiritual and physical boundaries of some of our most treasured national parks. Editor Chris Highland pairs 60 insightful Muir quotes with selections from other celebrated thinkers and spiritual texts. Let Muir's words enrich your experience as you ponder the wilderness from river bank, mountain top, or as you relax beside your campfire under night stars.
Wilderness Press, 2001. Paperback, 5 x 7 inch format, 145 pp.
Meditations of John Burroughs: Nature is Home - John Burroughs, Chris Highland
Meditations of John Burroughs: Nature is Home - John Burroughs, Chris Highland
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Presents 60 reflections from this great and prolific American naturalist, John Burroughs (1837-1921). Pairs his writings with other and more contemporary writers.
2007. Paperback, 5 x 8 inch format, 142 pp.
Creating Waldens: An East-West Conveersation on the American Renaissance - Ronald A Bosco, Joel Myerson, Daisaku Ikeda
Creating Waldens: An East-West Conveersation on the American Renaissance - Ronald A Bosco, Joel Myerson, Daisaku Ikeda
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Consists of provocative discussions among Ronald A Bosco, Joel Myerson and Daisaku Ikeda. In it they explore the multifaceted, enduring legacy of Emerson, Thoreau, and Whitman, with a view toward answering the question: How can I incorporate the spiritual and ethical insights of Emerson, Thoreau, and Whitman into my life today?
Dialogue Path Press, 2009. Paperback. 203 pp.
Meditations of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Into the Green Future
Meditations of Ralph Waldo Emerson: Into the Green Future - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Chris Highland
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This portable sample of 60 selections from 30 years of Emerson's writings reveal the essence of this great author, poet and philosopher/ Complementing each passage is an inspirational quote from historical and contemporary thinkers as diverse as Margaret Fuller, the Dalai Lama, and Jack Kerouac. See why his writings remain relevant and inspiring to us today.
Wilderness Press, 2004, 2008. Paperback. 5 x 7 inch format, 145 pp.