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Dobbs, Arthur 1689-1765

Overview
Works: 137 works in 602 publications in 1 language and 6,826 library holdings
Genres: Diaries  Maps  Poetry  History  Biography  Sermons 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: F1060.7, 917.104
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An account of the countries adjoining to Hudson's Bay in the north-west part of America by Arthur Dobbs( Book )

106 editions published between 1744 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprint of 1744 edition. Dobbs urged the riches of Hudson Bay and the probability of a Northwest Passage in his opposition to the Hudson's Bay Company's monopoly of trade there
The Kelsey papers by Henry Kelsey( Book )

9 editions published between 1929 and 1994 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks upon Capt. Middleton's defence : wherein his conduct during his late voyage for discovering a passage from Hudson's-Bay to the South-Sea is impartially examin'd ... whereby it will appear, with the highest probability, that there is such a passage as he went in search of. With an appendix of original papers by Arthur Dobbs( Book )

54 editions published between 1744 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dobbs ... promoted Middleton's voyage of 1741-42 to substantiate his own theory of the location of a Northwest passage from Hudson's Bay. Disappointed in the expedition, he challenged Middleton's report and here replies to his defense."--Bibl. of Canadiana
An essay on the trade and improvement of Ireland by Arthur Dobbs( Book )

15 editions published between 1729 and 2005 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To His Excellency Arthur Dobbs, Esq ; captain-general, governor and commander in chief, in and over the province of North Carolina. The humble address of the Assembly by North Carolina( Book )

8 editions published in 1759 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To His Excellency Arthur Dobbs, Esq; captain-general, governor and commander in chief, over the province of North-Carolina. The humble address of the Council by North Carolina( Book )

8 editions published in 1759 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vindication of the conduct of Captain Christopher Middleton by Christopher Middleton( Book )

16 editions published between 1743 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considerations on two papers lately published : the first called Seasonable remarks, &c., and the other, An essay on trade in general and on that of Ireland in particular by Arthur Dobbs( Book )

15 editions published between 1728 and 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thanksgiving sermon, preach'd October the 9th, 1746 : for the happy suppression of the late unnatural rebellion by Arthur Dobbs( )

12 editions published between 1746 and 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Collection of tracts concerning the present state of Ireland : with respect to its riches, revenue, trade, and manufactures by John Browne( Book )

6 editions published between 1729 and 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on the expediency of a union betwixt Britain & Ireland by Arthur Dobbs( Book )

5 editions published between 1752 and 2005 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on the trade and improvement of Ireland. By Arthur Dobbs, Esq by Arthur Dobbs( )

in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seasonable remarks on trade : With some reflections on the advantages that might accrue to Great Britain, by a proper regulation of the trade of Ireland. Wrote in London, but now first publish'd in Dublin by John Browne( Book )

5 editions published in 1729 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This writer recommends using the cheaper labor and goods of Ireland to enable British commerce to compete with the Dutch, and he traces the decline of the Russian trade to lower costs of goods and labor in France and the Netherlands. He also proposes developing trade between Ireland and Africa
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Dobbs irischer Entdecker und Politiker

Arthur Dobbs Irish politician

Arthur Dobbs personnalité politique irlandaise

Arthur Dobbs político irlandés

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