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James, Thomas 1593?-1635?

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The dangerous voyage of Capt. Thomas James : in his intended discovery of a North West passage into the South Sea : wherein the miseries indured, both going, wintering and returning, and the rarities observ'd philosophical, mathematical and natural are related in this journal of it, publish'd by the special command of King Charles I. : to which is added, a map for the sailing in those seas : also divers tables of the author's of the variation of the compass, &c. by Thomas James( Book )

29 editions published between 1740 and 1973 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James was forced by exceptionally bad weather to winter in the southern part of Hudson Bay. His account "contains some remarkable physical observations respecting the intensity of the cold and the accumulation of ice in northern latitudes."--Lowndes
The strange and dangerous voyage by Thomas James( Book )

17 editions published between 1633 and 1968 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange and dangerous voyage of Captaine Thomas Iames in his intended discouery of the Northwest Passage into the South Sea : vvherein the miseries indured both going, wintering, returning, and the rarities obserued, both philosophicall and mathematicall, are related in this iournall of it, published by His Majesties command : to which are added, a plat or card for the sayling in those seas, diuers little tables of the autho'rs, of the variation of the compassse &c. : vvith an appendix concerning longitude by Master Henry Gellibrand ... and an aduise concerning the philosophy of these late discoueryes by W.W by Thomas James( )

25 editions published between 1633 and 2000 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

S4v signed "William Watts". Variant 1: signed "X.Z. Variant 2: title page misprints "author'rs. The first leaf is blank. The plate has legend: The platt of sayling for the discoverye of a passage into the South Sea. 1631. 1632. Identified as STC 14444a on UMI microfilm reel 558. Reproductions of the originals in the Folger Shakespeare Libraryand the British Library. Appears at reel 558 (Folger Shakespeare Library copy) and at reel 741 (British Library copy). (marc) AUA7096. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 14444. (vid) 9577. (DLPS) A68252.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A68252.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Scientific expeditions -- Canada -- Early works to 1800. Gellibrand, Henry, 1597-1636. Northwest Passage -- Early works to 1800. W. W. fl. 1633
The voyage of Captain Thomas James : for the discovery of a North-west Passage to the South Seas by Thomas James( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dangerons voyage by Thomas James( )

2 editions published in 1740 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strange and dangerous voyage. London 1633 by Thomas James( Book )

5 editions published between 1740 and 1968 in English and Dutch and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyage of Captain James by Thomas James( Book )

4 editions published between 1904 and 1905 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Thomas James's strange and dangerous voyage in his intended discovery of the north-west passage into the South Sea, in the 1631 and 1632 by Thomas James( )

2 editions published between 1732 and 1752 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyages of Captain Luke Foxe of Hull, and Captain Thomas James of Bristol, in search of a North-West Passage, in 1631-32 by Miller Christy( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Containing part of the text of North-west Fox, London, 1635. This and the following volume (First series 89) have continuous main pagination. The supplementary material consists of the 1893 annual report. First published: 1894
The strange and dangerous voyage of Captaine Thomas James : a critical edition by Thomas James( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical edition of the seventeenth-century exploration narrative that helped shape the representation of the Canadian north
The strange and dangerous voyage of Captaine Thomas James, in his intended discovery of the northwest passage into the South Sea by Thomas James( Book )

3 editions published between 1633 and 1653 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The voyages of Captain Luke Foxe of Hull, and Captain Thomas James of Bristol, in search of a northwest passage, in 1631-32; with narratives of the earlier northwest voyages of Frobisher, Davis, Weymouth, Hall, Knight, Hudson, Button, Gibbons, Bylot, Baflin, Hawkridge, ad others
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Iames, Thomas 1593?-1635?

James, Thomas

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Thomas James explorador britànic

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English (229)

French (12)

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