EMERSON, Ralph Waldo, letters, autographs, documents, manuscripts Home | Archive | Facsimiles | Forgeries | Back EMERSON, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882). American poet & essayist. Fine bold signature on a small slip, ca 35 x 115 mm (1½ x 4½ inches) laid down on an album leaf (somewhat browned). [No: 24647] This is the archived description of an item that has already been sold. Please contact me if you would like any further intormation.