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Bell, Charles Purvis

Overview
Works: 53 works in 121 publications in 2 languages and 1,176 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator
Classifications: G161, 910.8
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Most widely held works about Charles Purvis Bell
 
Most widely held works by Charles Purvis Bell
The Maldive Islands : an account of the physical features, climate, history, inhabitants, productions, and trade by H. C. P Bell( Book )

10 editions published between 1883 and 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Máldivian linguistic studies by Wilhelm Geiger( Book )

8 editions published between 1919 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ceylon antiquary and literary register( )

in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil by François Pyrard( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The text is translated into English from the Third French edition of 1619, and edited, with notes. Volume 1 covers from 1601 to Pyrard's arrival at Goa in 1608. Volume 2 (part 1) covers the period from 1608 to Pyrard's departure from Goa in 1610. Volume 2 (part 2) covers 1610-1611, the return to France, with a treatise on animals, trees, and fruits, and advice upon the voyage to the East Indies. The supplementary material includes the 1889 annual report
The Máldive Islands : monograph on the history, archaeology, and epigraphy by H. C. P Bell( Book )

8 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpta Máldiviana by H. C. P Bell( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical account of Maldives; most taken from documents originally in Divehi; published during 1922-1926 in the Journal of the Ceylon Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain & Ireland
The voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil by François Pyrard( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the Kégalla district of the province of Sabaragamuwa by H. C. P Bell( Book )

5 editions published between 1892 and 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Máldive Islands : report on a visit to Málé, January 20 to February 21, 1920 by H. C. P Bell( Book )

2 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil : Transl. into English from the third French ed. of 1619 and ed., with notes by François Pyrard( Book )

19 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The text is translated into English from the Third French edition of 1619, and edited, with notes. This volume covers the period from 1608 to Pyrard's departure from Goa in 1610., and has continuous main pagination with the continuation in First Series 80. For the first part, see First Series 76. First published: 1888
The voyage of François Pyrard of Laval, to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil by François Pyrard( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyage to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil by François Pyrard( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ceylon Antiquary and Literary Register( Book )

in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary of operations, 1890-1900 by Ceylon( Book )

2 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ec. Sī. Pī. Belgē Kâgalu kăṭapata by H. C. P Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Sinhalese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation of H.C.P. Bell's Report on the Kegalla District of the Province of Sabaragamuva; gives details of the stone inscriptions
The Voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil, Volume 2 by François Pyrard( )

1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited early accounts of exploration. The first series, which ran from 1847 to 1899, consists of 100 books containing published or previously unpublished works by authors from Christopher Columbus to Sir Francis Drake, and covering voyages to the New World, to China and Japan, to Russia and to Africa and India. Shipwrecked on the Maldives in 1602-1607, Pyrard de Laval learnt the local language and studied the culture, flora and fauna of the islands. On his escape to Goa he continued his cultural investigations in Portuguese India, before returning to France by way of Saint Helena and Brazil in 1611. His book, which included practical advice for French traders travelling to Asia and a phrase book for visitors to the Maldives, was an immediate success. This three-volume translation of the 1619 edition appeared in 1887-1890
English Lady's Visit to the Máldives ... Revised by H.C.P. Bell by Lawson ROBINS( Book )

3 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeological survey of Ceylon. Summary of operations, 1890-1900 by H. C. P Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil, Volume 3 by François Pyrard( )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited early accounts of exploration. The first series, which ran from 1847 to 1899, consists of 100 books containing published or previously unpublished works by authors from Christopher Columbus to Sir Francis Drake, and covering voyages to the New World, to China and Japan, to Russia and to Africa and India. Shipwrecked on the Maldives in 1602-1607, Pyrard de Laval learnt the local language and studied the culture, flora and fauna of the islands. On his escape to Goa he continued his cultural investigations in Portuguese India, before returning to France by way of Saint Helena and Brazil in 1611. His book, which included practical advice for French traders travelling to Asia and a phrase book for visitors to the Maldives, was an immediate success. This three-volume translation of the 1619 edition appeared in 1887-1890
The Voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bell H. C. P. 1851-1937

Bell, Harry Charles Purvis

Bell, Harry Charles Purvis 1851-1937

H. C. P. Bell britischer Kolonialbeamter und Archäologe in Ceylon und auf den Malediven

Harry Charles Purvis Bell archéologue

Harry Charles Purvis Bell Brits antropoloog (1851-1937)

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The voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil : Transl. into English from the third French ed. of 1619 and ed., with notesThe Voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil, Volume 2The Voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil, Volume 3The Voyage of François Pyrard of Laval to the East Indies, the Maldives, the Moluccas and Brazil