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Burroughs, John 1837-1921

Overview
Works: 754 works in 2,602 publications in 2 languages and 39,381 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Poetry  Juvenile works  Diaries  Drama  Educational films  Internet videos  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Signer, Composer, Author of introduction, Illuminator
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 2016 in English and held by 1,558 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 )

113 editions published between 1871 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,300 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 )

64 editions published between 1896 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winter sunshine by John Burroughs( Book )

88 editions published between 1875 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 924 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 )

46 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 885 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]
The writings of John Burroughs by John Burroughs( Book )

58 editions published between 1886 and 2012 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locusts and wild honey by John Burroughs( Book )

78 editions published between 1879 and 2016 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature essays written by John Burroughs, the naturalist of the Catskills
Birds and poets, with other papers by John Burroughs( Book )

77 editions published between 1877 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1951 and 1997 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pepacton by John Burroughs( Book )

76 editions published between 1881 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh fields by John Burroughs( Book )

65 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 )

26 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of nature by John Burroughs( Book )

27 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ways of nature by John Burroughs( Book )

31 editions published between 1904 and 2017 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

39 editions published between 1867 and 2012 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indoor studies by John Burroughs( Book )

33 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riverby by John Burroughs( Book )

40 editions published between 1894 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 554 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?"
Time and change by John Burroughs( Book )

29 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last harvest by John Burroughs( Book )

23 editions published between 1922 and 2016 in English and held by 501 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
 
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The breath of life
Alternative Names
Con Berrouz

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

バローズ, ジョン

约翰·巴勒斯

Languages
English (1,077)

Chinese (10)

Covers
Wake-RobinWhitman : a studyWinter sunshineSigns and seasonsThe writings of John BurroughsLocusts and wild honeyBirds and poets, with other papersJohn Burroughs' America; selections from the writings of the Hudson River naturalist