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Latham, R. G. (Robert Gordon) 1812-1888

Overview
Works: 184 works in 655 publications in 4 languages and 4,923 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Biography  Sources  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Textbooks  Legends 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Signer
Classifications: GN310, 572
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Most widely held works by R. G Latham
The works of Thomas Sydenham, M.D. by Thomas Sydenham( Book )

12 editions published between 1848 and 1980 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English language by R. G Latham( Book )

37 editions published between 1841 and 1873 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opuscula. Essays, chiefly philological and ethnographical by R. G Latham( Book )

25 editions published between 1860 and 1988 in English and German and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ethnology of the British colonies and dependencies by R. G Latham( Book )

22 editions published between 1851 and 1994 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptive ethnology by R. G Latham( Book )

20 editions published between 1859 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The natural history of the varieties of man by R. G Latham( Book )

13 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hand-book of the English language : for the use of students of the universities and higher classes of schools by R. G Latham( Book )

56 editions published between 1851 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two dissertations on the Hamlet of Saxo Grammaticus and of Shakespear. London, Williams and Norgate, 1872 by R. G Latham( Book )

11 editions published between 1872 and 1973 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and his migrations by R. G Latham( Book )

12 editions published between 1851 and 1857 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eastern origin of the Celtic nations proved by a comparison of their dialects with the Sanskrit, Greek, Latin, and Teutonic languages : forming a supplement to researches into the physical history of mankind by James Cowles Prichard( Book )

15 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Prichard is primarily known today for his important anthropological work, his reputation as a philologist is unjustly overshadowed. This work was the first to show the Indo-European origin of the Celtic languages, and preceded the work of Adolphe Pictet, whi made his reputation on a treatise on the same point
The native races of the Russian empire by R. G Latham( Book )

14 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of comparative philology by R. G Latham( Book )

12 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Channel Islands by D. T Ansted( Book )

16 editions published between 1762 and 1893 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of the voyage of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, commanded by the late Captain Owen Stanley, R.N., F.R.S. &c. during the years 1846-1850 : including discoveries and surveys in New Guinea, the Louisiade Archipelago, etc. : to which is added the account of Mr. E.B. Kennedy's expedition for the exploration of the Cape York Peninsula by John MacGillivray( Book )

3 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facsimile reproduction of a copy held in the State Library of South Australia originally published: London : T & W Boone, 1852 Narrative of the voyage of H.M.S. Rattlesnake : commanded by the late Captain Owen Stanley during the years 1846-1850, including discoveries and surveys in New Guinea, the Louisiade Archipelago, etc., to which is added the account of Mr. E.B. Kennedy's expedition for the exploration of the Cape York Peninsula
Narrative of the surveying voyage of H.M.S. Fly : commanded by Captain F. P. Blackwood, R.N., in Torres Strait, New Guinea, and other islands of the Eastern Archipelago, during the years 1842-1846 : together with an excursion into the interior of the eastern part of Java by J. Beete Jukes( Book )

1 edition published in 1847 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of a voyage undertaken for the purpose of surveying the lesser-known parts of the coast of northeastern Australia and the islands of Torres Straits and the Great Barrier Reef. New Guinea was also visited and the Fly River discovered. Also included are accounts of Timor and its aborigines, Dutch Java, Sandalwood Island, Singapore, and Malacca. Jukes was the naturalist on the expedition
The Germania of Tacitus : with ethnological dissertations and notes by Cornelius Tacitus( Book )

3 editions published in 1851 in Latin and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnology of the British Islands by R. G Latham( Book )

11 editions published between 1852 and 1951 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elementary English grammar : for the use of schools by R. G Latham( Book )

36 editions published between 1843 and 1885 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian and Turk, from a geographical, ethnological, and historical point of view by R. G Latham( Book )

8 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nationalities of Europe by R. G Latham( Book )

9 editions published between 1863 and 2003 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Latham, Gordon.

Latham, R. G.

Latham, R. G. 1812-1888

Latham, Robert Gordon.

Latham, Robert Gordon 1812-1888

Robert Gordon Latham englischer Linguist und Ethnologe

Robert Gordon Latham English ethnologist and philologist.

Robert Latham

Languages
English (327)

Latin (3)

German (1)

French (1)