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Hall, Basil 1788-1844

Overview
Works: 316 works in 967 publications in 9 languages and 6,108 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  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 )
81 editions published between 1829 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 975 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 )
105 editions published between 1824 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forty etchings from sketches made with the camera lucida in North America in 1827 and 1828 by Basil Hall ( Book )
22 editions published between 1829 and 1830 in English and held by 437 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 )
71 editions published between 1831 and 1965 in English and held by 421 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 )
42 editions published between 1818 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voyage dans les États-Unis de l'Amérique du Nord, et dans le Haut et le Bas-Canada by Basil Hall ( Book )
34 editions published between 1834 and 1984 in French and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in India, Ceylon and Borneo by Basil Hall ( Book )
15 editions published between 1931 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 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 to which are added, the regulations for the ferry ... with views of the low-water piers on both sides of the ferry by Basil Hall ( )
13 editions published between 1825 and 1973 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The late Captain Hewett, of Her Majesty's ship "Fairy" by Basil Hall ( )
4 editions published in 1841 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in North America by Basil Hall ( Book )
13 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and German and held by 103 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 )
7 editions published in 1837 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schloss Hainfeld; or, A winter in lower Styria by Basil Hall ( Book )
20 editions published between 1836 and 1837 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patchwork by Basil Hall ( Book )
6 editions published in 1841 in English and held by 92 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 )
16 editions published between 1840 and 1865 in English and Chinese and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voyage to Corea, and the island of Loo-Choo by Basil Hall ( Book )
9 editions published in 1820 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 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 )
3 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 55 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 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skimmings, or, A winter at Schloss Hainfeld, in lower Styria by Basil Hall ( Book )
3 editions published between 1836 and 2013 in English and held by 43 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
Extracts from a journal by Basil Hall ( Book )
2 editions published in 1824 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Basil-Hall
Basil-Hall 1788-1844
Bazilʹ Gallʹ 1788-1844
Gallʹ, Bazilʹ 1788-1844
Hall, B.
Hall, Basilio.
Hall Basilio 1788-1844
Hol, B. 1788-1844
ホール, バジル
ホール, ベイジル
Languages
English (465)
French (57)
Japanese (10)
German (4)
Korean (2)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
Spanish (1)
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