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Burroughs, John 1837-1921

Overview
Works: 864 works in 2,856 publications in 2 languages and 40,547 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Poetry  Juvenile works  Diaries  Drama  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Signer, Author of introduction, Illuminator, Other
Classifications: QH81, 814.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Burroughs
The breath of life by John Burroughs( )

32 editions published between 1913 and 2019 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in 1915, The Breath of Life was written by John Burroughs, an American naturalist and essayist who played an important role in the US conservation movement
Wake-Robin by John Burroughs( Book )

121 editions published between 1871 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi mei guo zhu ming san wen zuo jia yue han, ba te le de cheng ming zuo, shu zhong jie shao le mei guo ha de xun shan gu li ge zhong niao de qing kuang, shi du zhe gan shou dao niao yu hua xiang de da zi ran de qing xin you mei, er qie hai gao su wo men dui dai da zi ran de tai du
Whitman : a study by John Burroughs( Book )

58 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winter sunshine by John Burroughs( Book )

98 editions published between 1875 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating collection of writings on many naturalist and conservationist themes by American essayist John Burroughs
Signs and seasons by John Burroughs( Book )

51 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition of John Burrough's Signs and Seasons, reveals how these timeless essays resonate with the environmental issues of today. Collected and arranged by Burroughs himself, the essays offer a synoptic view of his complex and many-sided genius and cover a wide range of his interest, including plants and animals, the wilderness, pastoral landscapes, and the methods and goals of the naturalist.--[book cover]
Locusts and wild honey by John Burroughs( Book )

81 editions published between 1879 and 2019 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature essays written by John Burroughs, the naturalist of the Catskills
Pepacton by John Burroughs( Book )

86 editions published between 1881 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Burroughs' America; selections from the writings of the Hudson River naturalist by John Burroughs( Book )

12 editions published between 1951 and 1997 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich selection of passages from the famed naturalist's 25 books. Delightful pieces, written with grace and elegance, about the rewards (and frustrations) of trout fishing; the lives and habits of foxes, chipmunks, hawks, weasels, honeybees and other creatures; the rhythms of the seasons and many other topics. Enhanced with 28 charming woodcut illustrations. A must for any nature lover
Fresh fields by John Burroughs( Book )

72 editions published between 1885 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary values, and other papers by John Burroughs( Book )

25 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of nature by John Burroughs( Book )

28 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds and poets, with other papers by John Burroughs( Book )

48 editions published between 1877 and 1922 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accepting the universe : essays in naturalism by John Burroughs( Book )

32 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ways of nature by John Burroughs( Book )

31 editions published between 1904 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indoor studies by John Burroughs( Book )

36 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on Walt Whitman, as poet and person by John Burroughs( Book )

30 editions published between 1867 and 1971 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time and change by John Burroughs( Book )

34 editions published between 1912 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riverby by John Burroughs( Book )

42 editions published between 1894 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Burroughs (1837-1921) was one of the most popular authors of his day and is credited with creating the modern nature essay and influencing a whole generation of conservationists. Riverby was the name of his home on the banks of the Hudson River, and in the prefatory material to this collection of essays, he asks, "Why should not one name his books as he names his children, arbitrarily, and let the name come to mean much or little, as the case may be?"
The last harvest by John Burroughs( Book )

23 editions published between 1922 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portions of draft copy (in typescript and ms. form) of John Burroughs' Last harvest, Chapter 1, Emerson and his journals, (Boston : Houghton Mifflin ; Cambridge : Riverside Press, 1922; BAL 2203). Typescript corresponds to p. 1-8 and 35 of the printed vol.; ms. corresponds to various portions of the printed vol
The writings of John Burroughs by John Burroughs( Book )

22 editions published in 1904 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The breath of life
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Wake-RobinWinter sunshineSigns and seasonsLocusts and wild honeyPepactonJohn Burroughs' America; selections from the writings of the Hudson River naturalistLiterary values, and other papersAccepting the universe : essays in naturalism
Alternative Names
Burough John

Con Berrouz

John Burroughs

John Burroughs Amerikaans auteur

John Burroughs poeta statunitense

John Burroughs US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Essayist, Naturforscher, Sozialphilosoph und Künstler

Джон Берроуз

ג'ון בורוז מסאי, חוקר טבע, אמן ופילוסוף אמריקאי

جون بوروز

버로스, 존 1837-1921

버로우스, 존 1837-1921

バローズ, ジョン

约翰·巴勒斯

Languages
English (1,051)

Chinese (7)