I love this product because it is loaded with the kind of thinking I want to incorporate into my own personal moral compass model. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Ben J Korgen
Dr. Richardson has produced the most thorough work on the life of the great man once affectionately known as "The Boston Brahman". Read morePublished 17 months ago by john choquette
By researching Emerson's voluminous notebooks as well as his published works and lucidly knitting his narrative into a coherent and thought-provoking account of Emerson's... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Richard
Richardson's writing is top notch.
He delves into Emerson's ideas with tenacity.
Gives us an Emerson that is undoubtedly a great man, but Richardson also... Read more
I had tried to read Emerson but had no context. This bio is a great insight into Emerson and how he developed his ideas and writings.Published on September 22, 2010 by C Lockwood
In the past, my experience in reading Emerson has been similar to reading the Tao Te Ching; interesting, non-mainstream in its point of view, puzzling to understand what exactly it... Read morePublished on November 29, 2006 by Tom McCubbin
Mr. Richardson's 'Thoreau A Life of the Mind' was not only the best biography I've read on Thoreau, but one of the most exhilerating and enlightening reading experiences of my... Read morePublished on September 23, 2005 by Thomas Lapins