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    • John Burroughs Journal, 1876-1880

    • Literature; Natural history; Philosophy
    • During the time period covered in this journal, Julian Burroughs was born (1878); Birds and Poets (1877) was published, as was Locusts and Wild Honey (1879). In addition to his regular comments on flora, fauna and weather, Burroughs also describes...
    • John Burroughs Journal, 1883

    • Literature; Natural history; Philosophy
    • Subjects of particular note in this journal include Burroughs' visit with Walt Whitman on the New Jersey shore at Ocean Grove; as well as his thoughts about the writings of Charles Darwin, Thomas Carlyle, and Ralph Waldo Emerson.
    • John Burroughs Journal, 1884-1885

    • Literature; Natural history; Philosophy
    • During the period covered in this journal, Burroughs published Fresh Fields (1885) and much of the journal relates to his writing and research. There is also a description of his visit with Walt Whitman in Philadelphia in December 1885.
    • John Burroughs Journal, 1885-1886

    • Literature; Natural history; Philosophy
    • Events described in this journal include Burroughs' visit with Walt Whitman in October 1885 and a brief relationship he had with a young woman that caused a "domestic storm" at home.
    • John Burroughs Journal, 1886

    • Literature; Natural history; Philosophy
    • The nine months covered in this journal were relatively quiet. Burroughs made his usual notes on his reading and continued to be preoccupied with death.
    • John Burroughs Journal, 1887

    • Literature; Natural history; Philosophy
    • In this brief journal, Burroughs describes a summer visit with Walt Whitman. He also reminisces about his first experiences away from home.

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