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Hall, Basil 1788-1844

Overview
Works: 331 works in 1,008 publications in 5 languages and 6,962 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works  Fiction  Naval history  Biography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Illustrator, Recipient
Classifications: E165, 917
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Travels in North America in the years 1827 and 1828 by Basil Hall( Book )

89 editions published between 1829 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 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 )

101 editions published between 1824 and 2013 in English and French and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty etchings, from sketches made with the camera lucida, in North America, in 1827 and 1828 by Basil Hall( Book )

25 editions published between 1829 and 1830 in English and held by 268 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 )

63 editions published between 1831 and 1965 in English and held by 226 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
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 )

34 editions published between 1818 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and held by 180 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
Account of the ferry across the Tay at Dundee by Basil Hall( Book )

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

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

25 editions published between 1836 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of voyages and travels by Basil Hall( Book )

25 editions published between 1836 and 2010 in English and German and held by 76 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

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 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea, and the great Loo-Choo Island; with two charts by Basil Hall( Book )

4 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage au Chili, au Pérou, et an Mexique, pendant les années 1820, 1821 et 1822 by Basil Hall( Book )

8 editions published between 1825 and 1834 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 41 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
The late Captain Hewett, of Her Majesty's ship "Fairy." by Basil Hall( Book )

5 editions published in 1841 in English and held by 25 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 (485)

French (44)

German (4)

Russian (1)

Spanish (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