WorldCat Identities

Wolfe, Linnie Marsh 1881-1945

Overview
Works: 13 works in 66 publications in 1 language and 2,347 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Diaries  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QH31.M9, B
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Most widely held works about Linnie Marsh Wolfe
 
Most widely held works by Linnie Marsh Wolfe
Son of the wilderness : the life of John Muir by Linnie Marsh Wolfe( Book )

27 editions published between 1945 and 2003 in English and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working closely with Muir's family and with his papers, Wolfe was able to create a full portrait of her subject, not only as America's firebrand conservationist and founder of the national park system, but also as husband, father, and friend. All readers who have admired Muir's ruggedly individualistic lifestyle, and those who wish a greater appreciation for the history of environmental preservation in America, will be enthralled and enlightened by this splendid biography. The story follows Muir from his ancestral home in Scotland, through his early years in the harsh Wisconsin wilderness, to his history-making pilgrimage to California. (Midwest)
John of the mountains : the unpublished journals of John Muir by John Muir( Book )

18 editions published between 1938 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Son of the wilderness the life of John Muir by Linnie Marsh Wolfe( Recording )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All who have admired John Muir's ruggedly individualistic lifestyle, or who desire a greater appreciation of the history of environmental preservation in America, will be enthralled and enlightened by Linnie Marsh Wolfe's Pulitzer prize-winning biography. Following Muir from his ancestral home in Scotland, through his early years in the harsh Wisconsin wilderness, to his historic pilgrimage to California, Wolfe creates a full and rounded portrait of her subject
John Muir, 1838-1914 by Linnie Marsh Wolfe( Book )

6 editions published between 1914 and 1937 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memories of pioneer childhood and youth in French Corral and North San Juan, Nevada County, California; with a brief narrative of later life by Edith White( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Muirana by Mary Louise Brown( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Series I consists chiefly of correspondence, notes, bibliographies, and sketches for films relating to life and work of John Muir. Series II consists of expanded indices of two works on John Muir, Linnie Marsh Wolfe's "Son of the Wilderness" and Samuel Hall Young's "Alaska Days with John Muir," as well as the indices to "Collected Works" by Muir. Brown's adapted indices bring all citations together so that they may be examined simultaneously. Brown has expanded the textual information provided with illustrations, definitions and miscellaneous supporting materials found in other sources
Son of the wilderness; the life of John Muir, by Linnie Marsh Wolfe by Linnie Marsh Wolfe( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html
Papers relating to California pioneers and to California history by Linnie Marsh Wolfe( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also: notes on some California land grants, Franciscan missions, gold rush, etc
Linnie Marsh Wolfe letter to the editor of the San Francisco Chronicle : Berkeley, Calif. : by Linnie Marsh Wolfe( )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mimeographed copy; re proposed John Muir National Park
Letter to the editor of the San Francisco Chronicle : Berkeley, Calif. : by Linnie Marsh Wolfe( )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included also: resolution adopted by the John Muir Association, and a form letter from Mrs. Wolfe as secretary of the Association
 
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Son of the wilderness : the life of John Muir
Alternative Names
Linnie Marsh Wolfe American librarian

Languages
English (64)

Covers
John of the mountains : the unpublished journals of John MuirSon of the wilderness the life of John Muir