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The life and letters of John Burroughs / by Clara Barrus ... ; with illustrations ; volume I[-II].

Author/Creator:
Barrus, Clara, 1864-1931, author.
Publication:
Boston ... ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Company ..., 1925. , ©1925
Manufacture:
Cambridge : The Riverside Press.
Format/Description:
Book
2 volumes : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921.
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921.
Form/Genre:
Biographies.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
United States New York (State) New York (City)
United States Massachusetts Cambridge.
Notes:
Pagination: v. 1: xvi, [2], 397, [1] pages, [18] leaves of plates ; v. 2: x, [2], 486 pages, [13] leaves of plates.
Includes index.
Local notes:
Whitman Collection copy: v. 1 has manuscript notes in pencil on pages 136-137; manuscript notes in pencil on verso of back free endpaper.
Whitman Collection copy: v. 2 has paper slip with manuscript notes in pencil laid in.
Whitman Collection copy purchased by the Penn Libraries in 1944 from Mrs. Frank Julian Sprague.
Whitman Collection copy: v. 1 has dated 20th-century manuscript inscription ("To Harriet Sprague, I'm sure this volume will mean much to you because it traces the early friendship of Whitman & Burroughs. Clara Barrus March 30, 1928") on front free endpaper.
Whitman Collection copy: v. 2 has manuscript inscription ("To Harriet Sprague, With the love of comrades, C.B.") on front free endpaper.
Whitman Collection copy: each volume has some leaves unopened at fore-edge.
Penn Provenance:
Sprague, Harriet Chapman Jones (former owner) (inscription) (Whitman Collection copy)
Barrus, Clara, 1864-1931 (autograph) (Whitman Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1925
Cited in:
Myerson, J., Walt Whitman, D 63, page 521
Contributor:
Sprague, Harriet Chapman Jones, 1876-1969, former owner.
Barrus, Clara, 1864-1931, inscriber.
Houghton Mifflin Company, publisher.
Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.), printer.
Walt Whitman Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Mrs. Frank Julian Sprague Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Barrus, Clara, 1864-1931. Life and letters of John Burroughs.
OCLC:
184929
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