The Conduct of Life
. By R[alph]. W[aldo]. Emerson. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1860. [1st edition]. 8vo. (viii), 288pp., plus 16pp. ads listing books offered. Light brown pebbled cloth, stamped floral design on covers, gilt lettering on spine. Covers rubbed, sm 1/2" piece of front hinge torn, corners and edges rubbed, pen marks at fly leaf, else a tight copy, generally Good to VG. At rear, in the books offered by this publisher, this volume is listed as Nearly Ready.
The author discusses Fate; Power; Wealth; Culture; Behavior; Worship; Considerations By The Way; Beauty;