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Adams, William 1564-1620

Overview
Works: 119 works in 328 publications in 4 languages and 5,793 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Samurai films  Television programs  Action and adventure television programs  Historical television programs  Fiction  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other
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Most widely held works about William Adams
 
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Most widely held works by William Adams
Memorials of the empire of Japon : in the XVI and XVII centuries by Thomas Rundall( Book )

14 editions published between 1850 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volume includes documents, including a description of Japan in the sixteenth century from Harleian mss. 6249, and the letters of William Adams, 1611-17, edited and annotated, and a summary of a narrative by His Excellency Don Rodrigo de Vivero y Velasco of his residence in the empire, 1608-1610. The supplementary material includes the 1849 annual report of the Hakluyt Society
Memorials of the Empire of Japon in the XVI and XVII centuries by Thomas Rundall( Book )

3 editions published between 1850 and 1963 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More queer things about Japan by Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen( Book )

6 editions published between 1904 and 1905 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The log-book of William Adams, 1614-19. With the journal of Edward Saris, and other documents relating to Japan, Cochin China, etc by William Adams( )

10 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorials of the empire of Japan : in the XVI and XVII centuries by Thomas Rundall( Book )

9 editions published between 1850 and 1968 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern voyager and traveller, through Europe, Asia, Africa, & America by William Adams( )

4 editions published in 1832 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains adaptations of various journeys and travels in Asia, including Sir's Thomas Stamford Raffles account of the island of Java and its inhabitants in 1810
Letters written by the English residents in Japan, 1611-1623, with other documents on the English trading settlement in Japan in the seventeenth century by Naojirō Murakami( Book )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee brieven van William Adams wegens sijn reys uyt Holland na Oost-Indien, met vijf schepen, anno 1598 en vervolgens : en wat ontmoetingen hem in Japan overgekomen zijn by William Adams( Book )

8 editions published between 1706 and 1707 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born in the whirlwind by William Adams( Book )

5 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early voyages to Japan by John Saris( Book )

4 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original letters of the English pilot, William Adams : written from Japan between A.D. 1611 and 1617 : reprinted from the papers of the Hakluyt society by William Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1878 and 1904 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The log-book of William Adams : 1614-19 by William Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Clavell's shōgun by Jerry London( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Blackthorne is a ship-wrecked English navigator who becomes both an observer and a participant in historic changes in Japan during the Tokugawa, or, Edo period. Toranaga is a feuding warlord vying to become the supreme military dictator, or shōgun. Blackthorne is drawn into the turmoil and becomes determined to be the first foreigner to become a samurai warrior
England's Earliest Intercourse with Japan. The first Englishman in Japan (William Adams), 1600-1620. ... With four full-page illustrations by C. W Hillary( Book )

2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorials of the Empire of Japan in the 16th and 17th centuries by Thomas Rundall( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daishi-san : a novel by Robert Lund( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalised account of the life of Will Adams
Memorials of the Empire of Japan in the XVI. and XVII. centuries. Edited. with notes, by T.R. The Letters of W. Adams, 1611-1617 by Thomas Rundall( Book )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five foreigners in Japan. (Reprinted.) by Herbert H Gowen( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First Englishman in Japan. The story of Will Adams, etc. [With plates.] by P. G Rogers( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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James Clavell's shōgun
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James Clavell's shōgunSamurai William : the adventurer who unlocked JapanAdams the pilot : the life and times of Captain William Adams, 1564-1620Diary of Richard Cocks: cape-merchant in the English factory in Japan, 1615-1622, with correspondenceJames Clavell's Shōgun
Alternative Names
Adams, Will 1564-1620

Adamusu, 1564-1620

Miura, Anjin

Miura, Anjin 1564-1620

Miura, Arýin

William Adams angielski żeglarz

William Adams anglický námořník a navigátor

William Adams angol navigátor és kereskedő

William Adams Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1564-1620)

William Adams englischer Seefahrer und vermutlich erster Europäer, der den Titel eines Samurai erhielt

William Adams navegador inglês que viajou para o Japão

William Adams navigatore inglese

Вільям Адамс

Уильям Адамс

Уилям Адамс

ויליאם אדאמס

ויליאם אדמס נווט אנגלי

ويليام آدمز

ویلیام آدام

வில்லியம் ஆடம்ஸ்

윌리엄 애덤스

アダムス, 1564-1620

ウィリアム・アダムス

ミウラ, アンジン

三浦, 按針

三浦按針

三浦按針 1564-1620

Languages
English (182)

Dutch (9)

Japanese (3)

Russian (1)