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Original autograph manuscript, signed

"I HAVE HAD A HAPPY LIFE, AND THERE IS NOT MUCH OF IT I WOULD CHANGE IF I COULD LIVE IT OVER AGAIN": ORIGINAL 1904 JOHN BURROUGHS MANUSCRIPT FOR HIS ESSAY "AN OUTLOOK UPON LIFE," TWICE SIGNED BY HIM

BURROUGHS, John. Original autograph manuscript, signed. No place, circa 1904.

Original John Burroughs 55-page manuscript in pencil and ink for his 1904 essay "An Outlook upon Life," later collected in his 1908 book Leaf and Tendril, signed by him in ink on the first page and again on the final page of what eventually became Part II of the three-part essay. $12,000.

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Original autograph manuscript signed

ORIGINAL 1895 JOHN BURROUGHS MANUSCRIPT FOR HIS INTRODUCTION TO GILBERT WHITE'S 1789 CLASSIC THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE, SIGNED

BURROUGHS, John. Original autograph manuscript signed. No place, 1895.

Original John Burroughs 29-page ink manuscript for his Introduction to Gilbert White's 1789 classic of nature writing, The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, signed by Burroughs in pencil on the final page. $9000.

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Original autograph manuscript and autograph letter, both signed

ORIGINAL 1912 JOHN BURROUGHS MANUSCRIPT FOR HIS REVIEW OF JOHN MUIR'S YOSEMITE, SIGNED, WITH AN AUTOGRAPH LETTER TO THE EDITOR, ALSO SIGNED

BURROUGHS, John. Original autograph manuscript and autograph letter, both signed. West Point, NY, May 15, [1912].

Original John Burroughs 20-page penciled manuscript for his review of John Muir's book Yosemite, signed by him on the final page, accompanied by his one-page penciled cover letter to the editor of the Literary Digest, also signed. $8000.

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Original autograph manuscript

"WHEN MAN EMERGED FROM THE LOWER ORDERS & BECAME A REASONING THINKING BEING—WHAT NEW BURDENS WERE PUT UPON HIM!"

BURROUGHS, John. Original autograph manuscript. No place, no date.

Original autograph manuscript by naturalist John Burroughs, apparently unpublished, with his penciled musings on astronomy and physics and the burdens and blessings of human consciousness. $3800.

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Original autograph manuscript signed

"UNTIL SCIENCE OPENED OUR EYES WE DID NOT KNOW THAT THE CELESTIAL AND THE TERRESTRIAL WERE ONE AND THAT WE WERE ALREADY IN THE HEAVENS AMONG THE STARS"

BURROUGHS, John. Original autograph manuscript signed. Experiment, Georgia, February 1914.

Autograph manuscript signed by naturalist John Burroughs. $3500.

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Writings

FINELY BOUND AUTOGRAPH EDITION OF BURROUGHS’ WRITINGS

BURROUGHS, John. Writings. Boston and New York, 1904-22. Twenty-three volumes. “Autograph Edition” of the works of one of America’s greatest nature writers, number 159 of only 750 copies signed by Burroughs and the publisher, illustrated with frontispieces and numerous plates from original photographs and etchings. $3500.

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Autograph quotation signed

"ONE MUST HAVE THE BIRD IN YOUR HEART BEFORE YOU CAN FIND IT IN THE BUSH"

BURROUGHS, John. Autograph quotation signed. No place, April 17, 1887.

Autograph quotation signed by naturalist and writer John Burroughs: "One must have the bird in your heart before you can find it in the bush. John Burroughs. .April 17, 1887." $275.

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