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Burn Murdoch, W. G. (William Gordon) 1862-1939

Overview
Works: 22 works in 84 publications in 3 languages and 882 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Adapter
Classifications: SH439, 919.89
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Most widely held works by W. G Burn Murdoch
From Edinburgh to the Antarctic. An artist's notes and sketches during the Dundee Antarctic Expedition of 1892-93 by W. G Burn Murdoch( Book )

16 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four ships equipped for a whaling voyage were outfitted by Kinnes, a whaling company owner from Dundee, to search the Weddell Sea for the right whales reported by Ross as described in the Grays’ pamphlet NEW GROUNDS IN THE SOUTHERN SEAS. The expedition’s commercial labors would, Kinnes hoped, pay for the expedition with the prospect of profits from new whaling grounds the main enticement. This was an important whaling expedition to the Weddell Sea, the first of its kind since 1843. This expedition helped to revive an interest in the Antarctic
A naturalist at the poles; the life, work & voyages of Dr. W.S. Bruce, the polar explorer by R. N. Rudmose Brown( Book )

12 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Scottish explorer and naturalist, 1867-1921, in the arctic but mainly in the Antarctic
Angling sketches by Andrew Lang( Book )

8 editions published between 1891 and 1895 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the day. Lang was one of the founders of the study of ""Psychical Research, "" and his other writings on anthropology include The Book of Dreams and Ghosts (1897), Magic and Religion (1901) and The Secret of the Totem (1905). He was a Homeric scholar of conservative views. Ot
The cruise of the 'Antarctic' to the South Polar regions by H. J Bull( Book )

5 editions published between 1896 and 1984 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published by Edward Arnold Ltd. in 1896. Narrative of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition, 1894-95
Modern whaling & bear-hunting : a record of present-day whaling with up-to-date appliances in many parts of the world, and of bear and seal hunting in the Arctic regions by W. G Burn Murdoch( Book )

14 editions published between 1917 and 2016 in English and French and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of Shetland whaling industry. The second part of the book is concerned principally with polar bear hunting in the arctic
From Edinburgh to India & Burmah by W. G Burn Murdoch( Book )

10 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Edinburgh to the Antarctic, an artist's notes and sketches during the Dundee Antarctic expedition of 1892-93, by W.G. Burn Murdoch, with a chapter by W.S. Bruce, by W. G Burn Murdoch( Book )

2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains "an artist's notes and sketches during the Dundee Antarctic Expedition of 1892-3."
A naturalist at the Poles by R. N. Rudmose Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A procession of the kings of Scotland from Duncan & Macbeth to George II & Prince Charles Stewart : with the principal historical characters in their proper arms and costumes by W. G Burn Murdoch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[A procession of the kings of Scotland from Duncan & Macbeth to George II & Prince Charles Stewart, with the principal historical characters in their proper arms and costumes] by W. G Burn Murdoch( Book )

1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A summer visit to icy Spitsbergen, etc by W. G Burn Murdoch( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From Edinburgh to the Antartic : an artist's notes and sketches during the Dundee Antartic expedition of 1892-1893 with a chapter by W. G Burn Murdoch( Book )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Fairy Tale of a Dog and an Old Dame by the Sea by Loïs Bates( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nursery idylls by Georgie Tucker( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Edinburgh, to W.H. Hobbs, Ann Arbor by W. G Burn Murdoch( )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Suggest decorations for a Scottish class room
Description of a procession of Scottish history ... Roll by W. G Burn Murdoch( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Burn-Murdoch, W. B.

Burn-Murdoch, W. G.

Burn-Murdoch, William Gordon

Burn Murdoch, William Gordon 1862-1939

Murdoch, W. G. Burn

Murdoch, W.G. Burn 1862-1939

Murdoch, W. G. Burn (William Gordon Burn), 1862-1939

William G. Burn-Murdoch

William Gordon Burn Murdoch Brits lithograaf (1862-1939)

William Gordon Burn Murdoch pittore, scrittore ed esploratore scozzese

William Gordon Burn-Murdoch schottischer Maler und Reiseschriftsteller

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