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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau both climbed the peak multiple times and praised it in their writings.
  • Rousseau's Confessions was the favourite book of both (as it was of Emerson), but George Eliot was never converted by the high priest of sentimentalism into a belief in human perfectibility and a return to nature.
  • Emerson declares that " the impulse to seek proof of immortality is itself the strongest proof of all."
  • Emile Montegut translated Essais de philosophie americaine (1850) from Emerson; Revolution de 1688 (2 vols.
  • Fears were raised when officers arrived at Lorraine Lovell 's parent 's home in Emerson Green to find bloodstains and signs of forced entry.

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