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The selected letters of Lidian Jackson Emerson

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Concord (Mass.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Marriage.,
    • Emerson, Lidian Jackson, 1802-1892 -- Correspondence.,
    • Authors" spouses -- United States -- Correspondence.,
    • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Concord (Mass.) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementedited with an introduction by Delores Bird Carpenter.
      ContributionsCarpenter, Delores Bird.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1632 .E484 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxii, 343 p. :
      Number of Pages343
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2722559M
      ISBN 100826206107
      LC Control Number86016102

      Emerson was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on , a son of Ruth Haskins and the Rev. William Emerson, a Unitarian minister. He was named after his mother's brother Ralph and his father's great-grandmother Rebecca Waldo. Ralph Waldo was the second of five sons who survived into adulthood; the others were William, Edward, Robert Bulkeley, and Rating: % positive. Emerson's marriages are studied in One First Love: The Letters of Ellen Louisa Tucker to Ralph Waldo Emerson, ed. Edith W. Gregg (); Henry F. Pommer, Emerson's First Marriage (); Ellen Tucker Emerson, The Life of Lidian Jackson Emerson, ed. Delores Bird Carpenter (); and The Selected Letters of Lidian Jackson Emerson, ed. Carpenter.


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Born on Augin Concord, Massachusetts; died in Brooklyn, New York, on May 1, ; daughter of William Emerson and Phebe (Bliss) Emerson; had four brother .