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Burroughs, John 1837-1921

Overview
Works: 905 works in 3,083 publications in 3 languages and 43,213 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Juvenile works  Diaries  Drama  Educational films  Internet videos  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Other, Author of introduction, Signer, Composer, Illuminator
Classifications: QH81, 814.4
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Most widely held works by John Burroughs
The breath of life by John Burroughs( )

36 editions published between 1901 and 2020 in English and held by 1,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much of the time, our bodies carry out the process of respiration without our conscious involvement. But when you stop to really ponder the miraculous nature of breathing, as author John Burroughs does at length in
Wake-Robin by John Burroughs( Book )

132 editions published between 1871 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is mainly a book about the Birds, or more properly an invitation to the study of Ornithology, and the purpose of the author will be carried out in proportion as it awakens and stimulates the interest of the reader in this branch of Natural History. This is mainly a book about the Birds, or more properly an invitation to the study of Ornithology, and the purpose of the author will be carried out in proportion as it awakens and stimulates the interest of the reader in this branch of Natural History
Winter sunshine by John Burroughs( Book )

105 editions published between 1875 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating collection of writings on many naturalist and conservationist themes by American essayist John Burroughs
Whitman : a study by John Burroughs( Book )

58 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various letters and manuscripts
Signs and seasons by John Burroughs( Book )

54 editions published between 1886 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 960 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]
Pepacton by John Burroughs( Book )

93 editions published between 1881 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locusts and wild honey by John Burroughs( Book )

87 editions published between 1879 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

75 editions published between 1885 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 759 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 716 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
Literary values, and other papers by John Burroughs( Book )

27 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

52 editions published between 1877 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

34 editions published between 1901 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of nature by John Burroughs( Book )

28 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ways of nature by John Burroughs( Book )

32 editions published between 1904 and 2020 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indoor studies by John Burroughs( Book )

39 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time and change by John Burroughs( Book )

37 editions published between 1912 and 2019 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riverby by John Burroughs( Book )

47 editions published between 1894 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 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?"
Notes on Walt Whitman, as poet and person by John Burroughs( Book )

33 editions published between 1867 and 1971 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last harvest by John Burroughs( Book )

27 editions published between 1922 and 2020 in English and held by 557 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 )

23 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The breath of life
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Wake-RobinWinter sunshineSigns and seasonsPepactonLocusts and wild honeyJohn 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 (1,115)

Chinese (7)

French (1)