Burroughs, John. Holograph criticism (incomplete) of Thoreau. Unsigned, undated.

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Title
Burroughs, John. Holograph criticism (incomplete) of Thoreau. Unsigned, undated.
Names
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921 (Collector)
Collection

Henry David Thoreau Papers, 1837-1917 bulk (1837-1860)

Series II: Manuscript Material about Henry David Thoreau

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1882 (Approximate)
Place: [n.p.]
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Burroughs
Shelf locator: m.b. Burroughs Holographs A - M
Topics
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862
Genres
Essays
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Date: First published in The Century, July 1882.
Ownership: Owen D. Young
Physical Description
Manuscripts
Extent: 3 leaves
3 written sides. Fragment of essay "Henry D. Thoreau," starting: "If there is little or no felicitous seeing in Thoreau, there is felicitous description: he does not see what another would not, but he describes what he sees as few others can; his happy literary talent makes up for the poverty of his observation." Typed transcript. 1 leaf.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID: 19098
Accession number: 209807B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0b862a90-1fc0-0130-2abb-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1837: Creator Born
  • 1882: Created
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Burroughs, John. Holograph criticism (incomplete) of Thoreau. Unsigned, undated." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e42cea50-771b-0132-932b-58d385a7bbd0

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Burroughs, John. Holograph criticism (incomplete) of Thoreau. Unsigned, undated." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e42cea50-771b-0132-932b-58d385a7bbd0

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1882). Burroughs, John. Holograph criticism (incomplete) of Thoreau. Unsigned, undated. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e42cea50-771b-0132-932b-58d385a7bbd0

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Burroughs, John. Holograph criticism (incomplete) of Thoreau. Unsigned, undated.