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Byron, John 1723-1786

Overview
Works: 225 works in 687 publications in 7 languages and 5,691 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Diaries  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Author, Sponsor, Bibliographic antecedent, Compiler
Classifications: G161, 910.41
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Most widely held works about John Byron
 
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Byron's journal of his circumnavigation, 1764-1766 by John Byron( Book )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation
The narrative of the Honourable John Byron : (Commodore in a late expedition round the world) containing an account of the great distresses suffered by himself and his companions on the coast of Patagonia, from the year 1740, till their arrival in England, 1746. : With a description of St. Jago de Chili, and the manners and customs of the inhabitants. : Also a relation of the loss of the Wager man of war, one of Admiral Anson's squadron. by John Byron( Book )

194 editions published between 1768 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El presente volumen comprende las narraciones del comodoro inglés John Byron (1723-1786) relativas al naufragio de la fragata Water y a la circunnavegación a bordo de la fragata Delfín"--Page 9
Byron's narrative of the loss of the Wager; with an account of the great distresses suffered by himself and his companions on the coast of Patagonia from the year 1740 till their arrival in England 1746 by John Byron( Book )

16 editions published between 1818 and 2014 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1741, the HMS Wager wrecked in an uninhabited area off the coast of Chile. In the aftermath of the disaster, chaos took hold. One faction of the surviving crew rose up against the officers of the ship and attempted to make their way to a Chilean city in a rickety boat. In this volume, Royal Navy officer John Byron presents his version of the mutiny
The Wreck of the Wager : the narratives of John Bulkeley and the Hon. John Byron by John Bulkeley( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crusoniana; or, Truth versus fiction, elucidated in a history of the islands of Juan Fernandez by Thomas Sutcliffe( Book )

3 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New South Wales: its progress, present condition, and resources. With detailed statistical information by New South Wales( Book )

5 editions published in 1886 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wreck of the Wager; from the narrative of the Honorable John Byron by John Byron( Book )

2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naufrage en Patagonie by John Byron( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cape Providence with the bay and anchoring places to the N.N.E. of it by John Hawkesworth( )

1 edition published in 1773 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viage del comandante Byron al rededor del mundo ... traducido del ingles, é ilustrado con notas by John Byron( Book )

10 editions published between 1769 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dangers of the deep, or, Interesting narratives of shipwrecks & disasters at sea by John Byron( Book )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes an encounter with an iceberg in 1789 when the Guardian sloop was on route to Botany Bay
Viaje alrededor del mundo : hecho en 1764, 65 y 66 a bordo del navío El Delfín by John Byron( Book )

4 editions published in 1833 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The narrative of the Honourable John Byron : (Commodore in a late expedition round the world) containing an account of the great distresses suffered by himself and his companions on the coast of Patagonia, from the year 1740, till their arrival in England, 1746. : With a description of St. Jago de Chili, and the manners and customs of the inhabitants. : Also a relation of the loss of the Wager man of war, one of Admiral Anson's squadron.
Alternative Names
Byron.

Byron 1723-1786 Comandante

Byron, Comandante 1723-1786

Byron, Johann 1723-1786

Byron, Juan 1723-1786

John Byron Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1723-1786)

John Byron englischer Südseeforscher

John Byron militare inglese

John Byron navegante y vicealmirante británico

John Byron officier de marine et navigateur britannique

Джон Байрон

जॉन बायरन

ジョン・バイロン

バイロン

バイロン, ジョン

Languages
English (353)

French (37)

Spanish (26)

German (10)

Italian (4)

Portuguese (2)

Dutch (1)

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The narrative of the Honourable John Byron : (Commodore in a late expedition round the world) containing an account of the great distresses suffered by himself and his companions on the coast of Patagonia, from the year 1740, till their arrival in England, 1746. : With a description of St. Jago de Chili, and the manners and customs of the inhabitants. : Also a relation of the loss of the Wager man of war, one of Admiral Anson's squadron.