Books tagged: emerson

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The Ideal of Beauty and Other Essays
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The collection of essays continues to examine the history and influence of the Ideal tradition as begun in "The Ideal in the West." It looks at topics such as Beauty, Love, the Quest, and Immortality in light of the teachings of Plato, Plotinus, Ficino, Emerson and others.
Little Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This novel takes the reader into the mind of Ralph Waldo Emerson during the months he wrote his first book, "Nature," when he was in his early '30s, as well as re-creates the major events of his life leading up to that point, from early childhood up to his marriage to his second wife.
Creative Obsession - Philosophic Life in Broad Daylight (An Apomary)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Pragmatism, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Creative Obsession is a modern apomary (a fusion of discrete aphorisms, apothegms and apologues) which depicts a "boiling pot of philosophy" with astonishing succinctness. The fervent protagonist of Creative Obsession is Homer Dogg, “a hardcore traveler, an honest scholar and an infatuated artist.”
The Classical Reciter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,230. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
The gauntlet is down! The Classical Reciter is the companion book for the overnight sensation blog by the same name. Includes 135 of the best poems ever for memorizing, reciting, and challenging your friends. Shakespeare, Keats, Shelley, Dickinson, Poe, Longfellow, Wordsworth, and many, many more. Perfect for classroom, homeschool, or personal use. Will YOU be the next internet poetry sensation?
Killer App
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,840. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
When Jacob is hired to find lost property, his instinct screams that something stinks. Finn and Victoria bicker while trying to stop a terrorist cell from slaughtering thousands. Ben is being chased across the country by remorseless killers, trying to reach a safe haven that haunts his dreams.
A.C.T Advice #1: Discern the Design
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - ACT
Does the A.C.T have a design? Or, is it randonmly thrown together? No, the A.C.T. is not random. Yes, the A.C.T. has a design! Download A.C.T. Advice #1: Discern the Design by Yale alumnus Conderidge Smith now in order to learn the design behind the A.C.T. and leverage it to your advantage.
Collection of Poetry and Prose: from Young Mystic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Essay » Literature
A collection of poems, short stories, and essays on a variety of topics. Pulling from different cultures and times. Revealing an underlying unity, that appeals to the childlike yet wise Inner Self.
The Ideal in the West
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Plato defined the Ideal as "the universal author of all things beautiful and right." This book traces its history from before Plato through Imperial Rome, the Renaissance, and 19th century America, and its influence on artists such as Michelangelo, Shakespeare and Whitman. In addition it shows how the Ideal's timeless principles can benefit people in the 21st century
A New Myth for America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Every great civilization has had its own myth, a cosmic story of how we fit into the universe, a divine story of who we are and where we came from. Greece had Zeus and Athena. Rome had Romulus and Remus. Western civilization had the Old Testament prophets and stories of the Bible. Now a great new myth comes forth in America. It is the reason for the existence of the universe itself.
Rediscovering Your Divine Music
Price: $13.97 USD. Words: 50,360. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
What if there was an underlying universal language that encompassed everything in your reality but you simply were not aware? What if you had been led away from this truth as a child? Would you want to know? What if you could find a way to rediscover your connection to it and in doing so could change your whole perspective on life and your powerful place within it? Rediscover your divine music.