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Burroughs, John 1837-1921

Overview
Works: 674 works in 2,215 publications in 2 languages and 37,393 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Biography  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Signer, Composer, Author of introduction
Classifications: QH81, 814.4
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Most widely held works by John Burroughs
Whitman : a study by John Burroughs( Book )

63 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wake-Robin by John Burroughs( Book )

94 editions published between 1871 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 914 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
The writings of John Burroughs by John Burroughs( Book )

41 editions published between 1895 and 2006 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1895 and 2001 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locusts and wild honey by John Burroughs( Book )

72 editions published between 1879 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature essays written by John Burroughs, the naturalist of the Catskills
Signs and seasons by John Burroughs( Book )

36 editions published between 1886 and 2008 in English and held by 673 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]
Winter sunshine by John Burroughs( Book )

82 editions published between 1875 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating collection of writings on many naturalist and conservationist themes by American essayist John Burroughs
Birds and poets, with other papers by John Burroughs( Book )

72 editions published between 1877 and 2011 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of nature by John Burroughs( Book )

25 editions published between 1901 and 1985 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ways of nature by John Burroughs( Book )

21 editions published between 1905 and 2009 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pepacton by John Burroughs( Book )

73 editions published between 1881 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camping & tramping with Roosevelt by John Burroughs( Book )

14 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh fields by John Burroughs( Book )

41 editions published between 1885 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1920 and 1987 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indoor studies by John Burroughs( Book )

28 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

39 editions published between 1867 and 2013 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The summit of the years by John Burroughs( Book )

18 editions published between 1913 and 2007 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Time and change by John Burroughs( Book )

20 editions published between 1912 and 2004 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riverby by John Burroughs( Book )

28 editions published between 1894 and 1924 in English and held by 441 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 breath of life by John Burroughs( Book )

32 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether the evolution of the human mind from the animal was by insensible gradations, or by a few sudden leaps, who knows? The animal brain began to increase in size in Tertiary times, and seems to have done so suddenly, but the geologic ages were so long that a change in one hundred thousand years would seem sudden. "The brains of some species increase one hundred per cent." The mammal brain greatly outstripped the reptile brain. Was Nature getting ready for man? The air begins at once to act chemically upon the blood in the lungs of the newly born, and the gastric juices to act che
 
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Signs and seasons
Alternative Names
John Burroughs Amerikaans auteur

John Burroughs poeta statunitense

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

Джон Берроуз

جون بوروز

バローズ, ジョン

约翰·巴勒斯

Languages
English (922)

Chinese (5)

Covers
Wake-RobinThe writings of John BurroughsLiterary values, and other papersLocusts and wild honeySigns and seasonsWinter sunshineBirds and poets, with other papersWays of nature