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Rutter, Owen 1889-1944

Overview
Works: 168 works in 549 publications in 3 languages and 4,004 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Naval history  Sources  Diaries  Biography  Parodies, imitations, etc  Poetry  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer, win, Compiler, Contributor, Commentator, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: DS646.33, 910.45
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Owen Rutter
The court-martial of the "Bounty" mutineers by Peter Heywood( Book )

19 editions published between 1931 and 1995 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Court-martial on board His Majesty's ship, Duke in Portsmouth, September 1792
The pagans of North Borneo by Owen Rutter( Book )

34 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new Baltic states and their future; an account of Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia by Owen Rutter( Book )

6 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Triumphant pilgrimage : an English Muslim's journey from Sarawak to Mecca by Owen Rutter( Book )

19 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rutter was a prolific British travel writer and novelist who lived part of his life in the British colony of North Borneo, now part of Malaysia. He wrote about the life of David Chale, pseudonym of an officer in the colony, who asked him to write about Chale's conversion to Islam, his marriage to a Malaysian Muslim woman, and their pilgrimage to Mecca. Rutter conducted extensive interviews with Chale and his wife Munirah, and tried to narrate the story of the pilgrimage from Chale's perspective, though his own editorial voice is quite present. The book contains a photograph each of Chale and Munirah as well as a map of the Arabian Peninsula
British North Borneo; an account of its history, resources, and native tribes by Owen Rutter( Book )

13 editions published between 1922 and 2010 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pirate wind : tales of the sea-robbers of Malaya by Owen Rutter( Book )

16 editions published between 1930 and 1991 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through Formosa; an account of Japan's island colony by Owen Rutter( Book )

14 editions published between 1913 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red ensign, a history of convoy by Owen Rutter( Book )

16 editions published between 1942 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bligh's voyage in the Resource : from Coupang to Batavia together with the log of his subsequent passage to England in the Dutch packet Vlydt and his remarks on Morrison's journal by William Bligh( Book )

8 editions published between 1937 and 1939 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Printed by Christopher and Anthony Sandford and Owen Rutter at the Golden Cockerel Press & completed on the 20th day of May, 1937 The edition is No 328 of a limited 350 copies printed in Caslon Old Face type on Van Gelder paper "--Colophon
The Arab war : confidential information for General headquarters from Getrude Bell : being despatches from the secret "Arab bulletin" by Gertrude Lowthian Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turbulent journey; a life of William Bligh, vice-admiral of the Blue by Owen Rutter( Book )

12 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of James Morrison, boatswain's mate of the Bounty, describing the mutiny & subsequent misfortunes of the mutineers, together with an account of the island of Tahiti by James Morrison( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 1989 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regent of Hungary; the authorized life of Admiral Nicholas Horthy by Owen Rutter( Book )

10 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rajah Brooke & Baroness Burdett Coutts, consisting of the letters from Sir James Brooke, first white rajah of Sarawak, to Miss Angela (afterwards Baroness) Burdett Coutts by James( Book )

8 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Angela Burdett-Coutts and to her companion, Hanna Meredith Brown
We happy few : an anthology by Owen Rutter( Book )

3 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First Fleet : the record of the foundation of Australia from its conception to the settlement at Sydney Cove by Owen Rutter( Book )

4 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A voyage round the world with Captain James Cook in H.M.S. Resolution by Anders Sparrman( Book )

7 editions published between 1944 and 1953 in English and French and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Sir John Cowans, G.C.B., G.C.M.G., the Quartermaster General of the Great War by Desmond Chapman-Huston( Book )

7 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The song of Tiadatha by Owen Rutter( Book )

10 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Owen Rutter britischer Historiker und Schriftsteller

Owen Rutter British writer

Owen Rutter dichter uit Maleisië (-)

Owen Rutter escritor británico

Rutter, Edward Owen 1889-1944

Rutter, O.

ラター, オウエン

Languages
English (222)

Chinese (2)

French (1)