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Pictures from the Riverby Edition of the Writings of John Burroughs

Wake-Robin Signs and Seasons Far and Near Under the Apple Trees
Winter Sunshine Indoor Studies Ways of Nature Field and Study
Birds and Poets Riverby Leaf and Tendril Accepting the Universe
Locusts and Wild Honey Whitman: A Study Time and Change Under the Maples
Pepacton The Light of Day The Summit of the Years The Last Harvest
Fresh Fields Literary Values The Breath of Life  

Wake-Robin Photos

John Burroughs

John Burroughs, etched by W. H. W. Bicknell, from a daguerreotype, from frontispiece of Wake-Robin, Riverby Edition.

Partrige's Nest

Partridge's Nest, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Wake-Robin, Page 20, Riverby Edition.

Cabin in the Adirondacks

A Cabin in the Adirondacks, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Wake-Robin, Page 78, Riverby Edition.

American Osprey

American Osprey, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Wake-Robin, Page 112, Riverby Edition.

Bird's-Foot Violets

Bird's-Foot Violets, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Wake-Robin, page 160, Riverby Edition.

Bluebird

Bluebird, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Wake-Robin, page 206, Riverby Edition.

   

Winter Sunshine Photos

An English Lane

An English Lane, from a photograph by Walmsley Brothers. Winter Sunshine, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.

Drifts About Stone Wall

Drifts About A Stone Wall, from a photograph taken by Herbert W. Gleason. Winter Sunshine, page 48, Riverb Edition.

Downy Woodpecker

 Downy Woodpecker, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Winter Sunshine, page 104, Riverby Edition.

Cows in English Landscape

Cows in an English Landscape, from a photograph by Walmsley Brothers. Winter Sunshine, page 154, Riverby Edition.

St. Paul's Cathedral

St. Paul's Cathedral, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Winter Sunshine, page 174, Riverby Edition.

Irish Cottages

Irish Cottages, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Winter Sunshine, page 244, Riverby Edition.

   

Birds and Poets Photos

Barn Swallow

Barn Swallow, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Birds and Poets, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.

Emerson's House

Emerson's House in Concord, from a photgraph by Herbert W. Gleason. Birds and Poets, page 40, Riverby Edition.

River View in Apri

 A River View in April, from a drawing by Charles H. Woodbury. Birds and Poets, page 108, Riverby Edition.

Flicker

Flicker, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Birds and Poets, page 118, Riverby Edition.

Cow in Rural Landscape

Cow in a Rural Landscape, froma photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Birds and Poets, page 132, Riverby Edition.

View From a Hilltop

View From a Hilltop, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Birds and Poets, page 170, Riverby Edition.

   

Locusts and Wild Honey Photos

John Burroughs

John Burroughs, from a photograph. Locusts and Wild Honey, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.

Whip-poor-will

Whip-Poor-Will, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Locusts and Wild Honey, page 46, Riverby Edition.

Trout Stream

Trout Stream, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Locusts and Wild Honey, page 106, Riverby Edition.

Yellow Birches

Yellow Birches, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Locusts and Wild Honey, page 174, Riverby Edition.

Ledges

Ledges, frm a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Locusts and Wild Honey, page 194, Riverby Edition.

Kingfisher

Kingfisher, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Locusts and Wild Honey, page 206, Riverby Edition.

   

Pepacton Photos

Fringed Gentian

Fringed Gentian, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Pepacton, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.

Asa Gray Spring

The Asa Gray Spring, from a photgraph by Herbert W. Gleason. Pepacton, page 40, Riverby Edition.

Kingbird

Kingbird, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Pepacton, page 76, Riverby Edition.

Red-Winged Blackbird

Red-Winged Blackbird, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Pepacton, page 90, Riverside Edition.

In the Orchard

In the Orchard, from a drawing by Charles H. Woodbury. Pepacton, page 112, Riverside Edition.

Muscrat's Nest

A Muscrat's Nest, from a photography by Herbert W. Gleason. Pepacton, page 138, Riverby Edition.

Field Path

A Field Path, from a photgraph by Clifton Johnson. Pepacton, page 196, Riverby Edition.

   

Fresh Fields Photos

Rydal Water

Rydal Water, from a photograph by Walmsley Brothers. Fresh Fields, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.

Shakespeare's Cliff

Shakespeare's Cliff, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Fresh Fields, page 16, Riverby Edition.

Drinking Pool

The Drinking Pool, from a photograph by Walmsley Brothers. Fresh Fields, page 70, Riverby Edition.

English Inn

An English Inn, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Fresh Fields, page 106, Riverby Edition.

Yellow-Breasted Chat

Yellow-Breasted Chat, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Fresh Fields, page 128, Riverby Edition.

Rose-Breasted Grosbeak

Rose-Brested Grosbeak, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Fresh Fields, page 158, Riverby Edition.

Evening on Windermere

Evening on Windermere, from a photograph by Walmsley Brothers. Fresh Fields, page 170, Riverby Edition.

An English Landscape

An English Landscape, from a drawing by Charles H. Woodbury. Fresh Fields, page 206, Riverby Edition.

   

Signs and Seasons Photos

Least Flycatcher

Least Flycatcher, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Signs and Seasons, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.

A Pine Grove

A Pine Grove, from a drawing by Charles H. Woodbury. Signs and Seasons, page 44, Riverby Edition.

Birds' Winter Breakfast

The Birds' Winter Breakfast, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Signs and Seasons, page 56, Riverby Edition.

Brown Creeper

Brown Creeper, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Signs and Seasons, page 66, Riverby Edition.

Towards Bald Mountain

Towards Bald Mountain From Moosehead Lake, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Signs and Seasons, page 130, Riverby Edition.

Ferns in Early Spring

Ferns in Early Spring, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Signs and Seasons, page 188, Riverby Edition.

A Dutch Barn

A Dutch Barn, from a drawing by C. Scott White. Signs and Seasons, page 236, Riverby Edition.

   

Indoor Studies Photos

John Burroughs at his study table John Burroughs at his study table, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Indoor Studies, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Site of Thoreau's Hut
Site of Thoreau's Hut, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Indoor Studies, page 4, Riverby Edition.
Site of Thoreau's Beanfield Site of Thoreau's Bean Field, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Indoor Studies, page 34, Riverby Edition.
Matthew Arnold
Matthew Arnold, from a photograph. Indoor Studies, page 98, Riverby Edition.
Gilbert White's House, Selborne Gilbert White's House, Selborne, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Indoor Studies, page 178, Riverby Edition.
Chewink
Chewink, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Indoor Studies, page 190, Riverby Edition.
Evening at Rydal Water Evening at Rydal Water, from a photograph by Walmsley Brothers. Indoor Studies, page 238, Riverby Edition.
   

Riverby Photos

John Burroughs' House at Riverby
John Burroughs' House, Riverby, from a photograph by Julian Burroughs. Riverby, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
John Burroughs' Study John Burroughs' Study in Midwinter, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Riverby, page 24, Riverby Edition.
Blue Jay by Louis Fuertes
Blue Jay, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Riverby, page 100, Riverby Edition.
Song Sparrow Nest Nest of the song sparrow, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Riverby, page 132, Riverby Edition.
Bloodroot
Bloodroot, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Riverby, page 182, Riverby Edition.
Sapsucker Sapsucker, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Riverby, page 282, Riverby Edition.
   

Whitman: A Study Photos

Walt Whitman age 44
Walt Whitman in 1863, from a photograph. Whitman, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Walt Whitman's birthplace Walt Whitman's Birthplace, from a photograph. Whitman, page 28, Riverby Edition.
Conway house, Falmouth Virginia
The Conway House, Falmouth, Virginia, where Whitman began his hospital work in December, 1862, from a photograph. Whitman, page 34, Riverby Edition.
Whitman letter facsimile Facsimile of a letter from Walt Whitman, front. Whitman, page 76, Riverby Edition.
Whitman letter facsimile
Facsimile of a letter from Walt Whitman, back. Whitman, page 77, Riverby Edition.
Walt Whitman in 1891
Walt Whitman in 1891, from a photograph. Whitman, page 296, Riverby Edition.
 

The Light of Day Photos

John Burroughs
John Burroughs, from a photograph. The Light of Day, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Slabsides, Riverby, New York Slabsides, Riverby, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. The Light of Day, page 52, Riverby Edition.
Thomas Huxley
Thomas H. Huxley, from a photograph. The Light of Day, page 98, Riverby Edition.
Benjamin Franklin, by Mason Chamberlain Benjamin Franklin, after the painting by Mason Chamberlain. The Light of Day, page 192, Riverby Edition.
 

Literary Values Photos

John Burroughs at Slabsides
John Burroughs in the doorway, Slabsides, Riverby, New York, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Literary Values, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
John Burroughs' Study at Riverby The Study, Riverby, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Literary Values, page 274, Riverby Edition.
 

Far and Near Photos

John Burroughs in his study

John Burroughs in his study, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Far and Near, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.

Skagway
Skagway, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Far and Near, page 36, Riverby Edition. 
White Pass

White Pass, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Far and Near, page 38, Riverby Edition.

Glacier Bay
Glacier Bay, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Far and Near, page 44, Riverby Edition.
Sitka Harbor Sitka Harbor, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Far and Near, page 54, Riverby Edition.
Alaska Indians
Alaska Indians, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Far and Near, page 64, Riverby Edition.
American Magpie American Magpie, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Far and Near, page 124, Riverby Edition.
A Grop of Mushrooms
 A group of mushrooms, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Far and Near, page 212, Riverby Edition.
A Jamaica Road  A Jamaica Road, from a photograph by Julian Burroughs. Far and Near, page 244, Riverby Edition.
A Jamaica family at home
 A Jamaica Family at Home, from a photograph by Julian Burroughs. Far and Near, page 260, Riverby Edition.
   

Ways of Nature Photos

John Burroughs watching a bird Mr. Burroughs Watching a Bird, from a photograph by Clifton Johnson. Ways of Nature, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Woodcock on nest
Woodcock on Nest, from a photograph by Wm. Lyman Underwood. Ways of Nature, page 42, Riverby Edition.
A boy bottle feeding a fawn A Fawn Without Fear of Man, from a photograph by Wm. Lyman Underwood. Ways of Nature, page 84, Riverby Edition.
Wood Thrush painting by Fuertes
A Wood Thrush, from a drawing by L. A. Fuertes. Ways of Nature, page 114, Riverby Edition.
Woodchucks Woodchucks Sitting in Front of Their Hole, from a photograph by Wm. Lyman Underwood. Ways of Nature, page 154, Riverby Edition.
Dog with porcupine treed
Dog and Porcupine, from a photograph by Wm. Lyman Underwood. Ways of Nature, page 244, Riverby Edition.
   

Leaf and Tendril Photos

John Burroughs in 1905 John Burroughs, from a photograph taken in 1905. Leaf and Tendril, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
The Angler
The Angler, from a photograph taken by Wm. Lyman Underwood. Leaf and Tendril, page 2, Riverby Edition.
A Fawn A Fawn, from a photograph taken by Wm. Lyman Underwood. Leaf and Tendril, page 52, Riverby Edition.
young skunk in the palm of a hand
Skunk, from a photograph taken by Wm. Lyman Underwood. Leaf and Tendril, page 104, Riverby Edition.
Trained Bear A Trained Bear, from a photograph taken by Wm. Lyman Underwood. Leaf and Tendril, page 132, Riverby Edition.
   

Time and Change Photos

John Burroughs in 1909
John Burroughs, from a 1909 photograph, by J. Edward B. Greene. Time and Change, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Bright Angel Trail, Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, Arizona Bright Angel Trail, Grand Canyon of the Colorado River, Arizona, showing the path by which the bottom is reached, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Time and Change, page 66, Riverby Edition.
Three Brothers, Yosemite Valley
The Three Brothers, Yosemite Valley, from a photograph by Herbert W. Gleason. Time and Change, page 72, Riverby Edition.
Hemlock Woods, trail to Slabsides The Hemlock Woods, the path by which Mr. Burroughs reaches his Slabsides study, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Time and Change, page 112, Riverby Edition. 
Woodchuck Lodge
Woodchuck Lodge, Mr. Burroughs' summer cottage in the Catskills, near Roxbury, N. Y. Time and Change, page 184, Riverby Edition.
   

The Summit of the Years Photos

John Burroughs on the porch of Woodchuck Lodge John Burroughs at Woodchuck Lodge, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. The Summit of the Years, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
John Burroughs' schoolhouse
The Schoolhouse, near Woodchuck Lodge where Mr. Burroughs and Joy Gould went to school, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. The Summit of the Years, page 26, Riverby Edition.
John Burroughs at his desk John Burroughs at his desk in the barn at Woodchuck Lodge, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. The Summit of the Years, page 94, Riverby Edition.
Riverby
Riverby, Mr. Burroughs' house on the Hudson River, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. The Summit of the Years, page 178, Riverby Edition.
The Study at Riverby The Study at Riverby, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. The Summit of the Years, page 250, Riverby Edition.
   

The Breath of Life Photos

Bust of John Burroughs by C. S. Pietro
Bust of John Burroughs, reproduced by courtesy of sculptor C. S. Pietro. The Breath of Life, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
John Tyndall John Tyndall. The Breath of Life, page 28, Riverby Edition.
Sir Oliver Lodge
Sir Oliver Lodge, from a photograph by Elliot and Fry. The Breath of Life, page 132, Riverby Edition.
Maricopa Point, view from Bright Angel Maricopa Point, Grand Cañon, telephoto view from rim at Bright Angel, by Charles S. Olcott. The Breath of Life, page 228, Riverby Edition.
   

Under the Apple Trees

John Burroughs statuette, by C. S. Pietro
John Burroughs, From a statuette by C. S. Pietro. Under the Apple Trees, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Under the Apple Trees Under the Apple Trees, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Under the Apple Trees, page 28, Riverby Edition.
El Capitan
The Very Iliad or Odyssey of the Rocks, El Capitan, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Under the Apple Trees, page 58, Riverby Edition.
Mr. Burroughs' Birthplace The Birthplace of John Burroughs, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Under the Apple Trees, page 106, Riverby Edition.
California Pepper Tree
A California Pepper Tree, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Under the Apple Trees, page 128, Riverby Edition.
   

Field and Study

"Nature Lore comes more by way of the heart", photo by Charles S. Olcott "Nature Lore...Comes More by Way of the Heart" (quote on page 20), from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Field and Study, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
John Burroughs' Vineyard at Riverby on the Hudson River, photo by Charles S. Olcott
Mr. Burroughs' Vineyard at Riverby on the Hudson River, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Field and Study, page 80, Riverby Edition.
John Burroughs' Orchard at Woodchuck Lodge, photo by Charles S. Olcott Mr Burroughs' Orchard at Woodchuck Lodge, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Field and Study, page 104, Riverby Edition. 
Woodchuck Lodge, Mr. Burroughs; Summer Home in the Catskill Mountains, photo by Charles S. Olcott
Woodchuck Lodge, Mr. Burroughs' Summer Home in the Catskill Mountains, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Field and Study, page 142, Riverby Edition.
Canadian Rockies, photo by Charles S. Olcott Erosion: A Scene in the Canadian Rockies, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Field and Study, page 188, Riverby Edition. 
   

Accepting the Universe

John Burroughs at Woodchuck Lodge, photo by Charles S. Olcott
John Burroughs at Woodchuck Lodge, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Accepting the Universe, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Burroughs' Summer House and Study at Riverby, photo by Charles S. Olcott The Summer House and Study at Riverby, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Accepting the Universe, page 40, Riverby Edition.
Interior of the Study at Riverby, photo by Charles S. Olcott
Interior of the Study at Riverby, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Accepting the Universe, page 120, Riverby Edition.
John Burroughs at his Wood Pile at Riverby, photo by Herbert S. Ardell Mr. Burroughs at his Wood Pile at Riverby, from a photograph by Herbert S. Ardell. Accepting the Universe, page 200, Riverby Edition. 
"The Peace of the Hills", a view of the Catskill Mountains from Woodchuck Lodge, photo by Charles S. Olcott
"The Peace of the Hills" a view of the Catskill Mountains, from a photograph by Charles S. Olcott. Accepting the Universe, page 280, Riverby Edition.
   

Under the Maples

John Burroughs, March 23, 1921, Pasadena Glen, California John Burroughs, from a photograph taken March 23, 1921, at Pasadena Glen, California, by Charles F. Lummis. Under the Maples, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Young Baltimore Orioles and Nest
Young Baltimore Orioles and Nest, from a photograph taken by Frank M. Chapman. Under the Maples, page 48, Riverby Edition.
Nest and Eggs of the Vesper Sparrow Nest and Eggs of the Vesper Sparrow, from a photograph by G. Clyde Fisher. Under the Maples, page 80, Riverby Edition.
Portrait of Edison, Burroughs, Ford, Firestone
"We All Perched on the Wheel", from a photograph. Portrait of Thomas A. Edison, John Burroughs, Henry Ford, and Harvey S. Firestone. Under the Maples, page 114, Riverby Edition.
Garden of the Gods, Colorado Evidences of Erosion, from a photograph taken in the Garden of the Gods, Colorado, by Charles S. Olcott. Under the Maples, Page 182, Riverby Edition.
   

The Last Harvest

John Burroughs, shortly before death
John Burroughs, from a photograph taken by Miss Mabel Watson, at Pasadena, California, shortly before Mr. Burroughs' death. The Last Harvest, frontispiece, Riverby Edition.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson, from a daguerreotype made in 1854. The Last Harvest, page 62, Riverby Edition.
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau, from a medallion by Walton Ricketson. The Last Harvest, page 120, Riverby Edition.
Charles Robert Darwin Charles Robert Darwin, from a photograph. The Last Harvest, page 174, Riverby Edition.
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