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Heroism

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Heroism

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Published by M. Shepard Co. in New York, San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heroes

  • Edition Notes

    Frontispiece and title within ornamental border.

    Statementby Ralph Waldo Emerson.
    SeriesBirdalone series of essays
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1615 .H4 1906
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p.l., 28 p., 1l. front.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16587442M
    LC Control Number06045704

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