WorldCat Identities

Hall, Basil 1788-1844

Overview
Works: 313 works in 997 publications in 10 languages and 7,177 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Fiction  Naval history  Biography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Recipient, Illustrator
Classifications: E165, 917
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Travels in North America in the years 1827 and 1828 by Basil Hall( Book )

108 editions published between 1829 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extracts from a journal, written on the coasts of Chili, Peru, and Mexico, in the years 1820, 1821, 1822 by Basil Hall( Book )

42 editions published between 1824 and 1968 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of voyages and travels : including anecdotes of a naval life : chiefly for the use of young persons by Basil Hall( Book )

86 editions published between 1831 and 1965 in English and German and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures around the world by a captain in the Royal Navy, "including his experiences with the allied forces at the Battle of Coruna in 1809, and his cruise to Ireland and Madeira in the Endymion. Visits to the Cape of Good Hope, the Comoro Islands, Ceylon, Borneo, etc. are described in detail, and much information about the South Seas and the Monsoons of the tropics is presented. The tird series gives important facts about the British East India Company and the Indian fleet."--Hill, p. 439
Forty etchings, from sketches made with the camera lucida, in North America, in 1827 and 1828 by Basil Hall( Book )

24 editions published between 1829 and 1830 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea, and the great Loo-Choo island : with an appendix, containing charts, and various hydrographical and scientific notices by Basil Hall( Book )

43 editions published between 1818 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in India, Ceylon and Borneo by Basil Hall( Book )

16 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1931.'Hall is the ideal travel-writer. He never wearies his readers, but makes them love him.' Times Literary SupplementBasil Hall's Fragments of Voyages and Travels originally appeared in nine volumes. Miscellaneous in their topics, and arranged without any order the volumes re-issued here have been selected for their clarity and interest, both geographical and historical. Few books give a more graphic picture of the Royal Navy a century ago and Hall's volumes are full of nautical information. Hall was also an indefatigable traveller and a keen observer
Voyage dans les États-Unis de l'Amérique du Nord, et dans le Haut et le Bas-Canada by Basil Hall( Book )

23 editions published between 1834 and 1982 in French and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schloss Hainfeld; or, A winter in lower Styria by Basil Hall( Book )

22 editions published between 1836 and 1837 in 3 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of a visit to Hainfeld castle, near Gratz, and one of the author's hostess, the Countess Purgstall. The final chapter concerns Sir Walter Scott
John à Lasco, 1499-1560: a Pole in Reformation England by Basil Hall( Book )

10 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in North America by Basil Hall( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the ferry across the Tay at Dundee by Basil Hall( Book )

16 editions published between 1825 and 1973 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... El general San Martín en el Perú; extractos del diario escrito en las costas de Chile, Perú y Méjico en los años 1820, 1821, y 1822 by Basil Hall( Book )

26 editions published between 1840 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage dans les États-Unis de l'Amérique du Nord et dans le Haut et Bas-Canada by Basil Hall( Book )

9 editions published between 1835 and 1984 in French and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Napoleon in council, or, The opinions delivered by Bonaparte in the Council of state by Privat Joseph Claramond Pelet de la Lozère( Book )

5 editions published in 1837 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of a voyage to Java, China, and the great Loo-Choo Island, with accounts of Sir Murray Maxwell's attack on the Chinese batteries, and of an interview with Napoleon Buonaparte, at St. Helena by Basil Hall( Book )

17 editions published between 1840 and 1865 in English and Chinese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of voyages and travels : third series by Basil Hall( Book )

17 editions published between 1832 and 1834 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage to Corea, and the island of Loo-Choo by Basil Hall( Book )

13 editions published between 1820 and 2009 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters written from Colombia, during a journey from Caracas to Bogotá, and thence to Santa Martha, in 1823 by Basil Hall( Book )

2 editions published in 1824 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The late Captain Hewett, of Her Majesty's ship "Fairy" by Basil Hall( Book )

4 editions published in 1841 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lieutenant and commander; being autobiographical sketches of his own career, from fragments of voyages and travels by Basil Hall( Book )

12 editions published between 1862 and 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea, and the great Loo-Choo island : with an appendix, containing charts, and various hydrographical and scientific notices
Alternative Names
Basil-Hall

Basil-Hall 1788-1844

Basil Hall britischer Seemann und Reisender

Basil Hall Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1788-1844)

Basil Hall capitaine dans la marine anglaise, auteur des récits de voyages

Basil Hall esploratore britannico

Bazilʹ Gallʹ

Bazilʹ Gallʹ 1788-1844

Gallʹ, Bazilʹ

Gallʹ, Bazilʹ 1788-1844

Hall, B.

Hall, Basil

Hall, Basilio.

Hall Basilio 1788-1844

Hol, B. 1788-1844

باسيل هول

홀, H 1788-1844

バジル・ホール

バズィル・ホール

ホール, バジル

ホール, ベイジル

Languages
English (457)

French (38)

Spanish (21)

German (7)

Japanese (5)

Italian (5)

Korean (3)

Chinese (1)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea, and the great Loo-Choo island : with an appendix, containing charts, and various hydrographical and scientific noticesTravels in India, Ceylon and BorneoTravels in India, Ceylon and Borneo