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Stanley, Henry Edward John Stanley Baron 1827-1903

Overview
Works: 76 works in 448 publications in 4 languages and 8,408 library holdings
Genres: History  Manuscripts  Sources  Apologetic writings  Controversial literature  Conversation and phrase books 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: G161, 959.902
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Most widely held works about Henry Edward John Stanley Stanley
 
Most widely held works by Henry Edward John Stanley Stanley
The Prester John of the Indies; a true relation of the lands of the Prester John, being the narrative of the Portuguese embassy to Ethiopia in 1520 by Francisco Alvares( Book )

14 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The translation of Lord Stanley of Alderley (1881; First Series 64), revised and edited with additional material by C.F. Beckingham and G.W.B. Huntingford. Follows on from Second Series 114, with which the main pagination is continuous. Chapters 89-142 of Alvares, with the narrative of the return to Portugal, a translation of a seventeenth-century Ethiopian description of Aksum, and accounts of the rock-cut churches at Lalibala and certain other matters
The First voyage round the world, by Magellan by Henry Edward John Stanley Stanley( Book )

55 editions published between 1874 and 2010 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the log-book of Francisco Alvo or Alvaro, Pigafetta's treatise on navigation and his account of the voyage, Gaspar Correa's account, other anonymous narratives, and documents relating to the cost and other aspects of the expedition
Narrative of the Portuguese embassy to Abyssinia during the years 1520-1527 by Francisco Alvares( Book )

47 editions published between 1881 and 2010 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited (and sometimes translated) 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 The first series, which ran from 1847 to 1899, consists of 100 books containing published or previously unpublished works by authors from Christopher Columbus to Sir Francis Drake, and covering voyages to the New World, to China and Japan, to Russia and to Africa and India. This volume contains an English translation of a description of Ethiopia written by Francisco Alvarez (c.1465-c.1540) during the six years he spent as a missionary with the Portuguese embassy to the Emperor of Ethiopia. Alverez describes Orthodox Christian monasteries and churches, compares the Orthodox and Catholic rites, and provides the first known descriptions of the ancient city of Axum in this, the earliest surviving Western description of Ethiopia, first published in English in 1881
Travels to Tana and Persia by Giosofat Barbaro( Book )

53 editions published between 1873 and 2010 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the coasts of East Africa and Malabar : in the beginning of the sixteenth century by Duarte Barbosa( Book )

57 editions published between 1866 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited (and sometimes translated) 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. This 1866 volume contains an English translation of a Spanish manuscript version of a document originally written in Portuguese about 1514. The supposed author, Duarte Barbosa, who may have been a relative of Magellan, is said to have spent sixteen years exploring the Indian Ocean. The complex history of this manuscript narrative is given in detail in the translator's preface, and the book has explanatory notes and an index
The three voyages of Vasco da Gama, and his viceroyalty by Gaspar Corrêa( Book )

57 editions published between 1849 and 2010 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited (and sometimes translated) 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. Vasco de Gama (c. 1460-1524) was a Portuguese explorer who commanded the first European expedition to sail directly to India. He was later appointed Viceroy of Portuguese India in 1524. This volume, first published in 1869, contains an account of his expeditions written by the Portuguese historian Gaspar Correa (c. 1496-c. 1563), taken from his book Lendas da India. His work is an important contemporary history of Portuguese colonialism in India, using contemporary sources not available to later Portuguese historians
Sucesos de las Islas Filipinas by Antonio de Morga( Book )

39 editions published between 1868 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of the publications of the Hakluyt Society (1868) describes the Spanish 'discovery, conquest and conversion' of the Philippines
Essay on indifference in matters of religion. by Félicité Robert de Lamennais( Book )

10 editions published in 1895 in English and French and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rouman anthology; or, Selections of Rouman poetry, ancient and modern, being a collection of the national ballads of Moldavia and Wallachia by Henry Edward John Stanley Stanley( Book )

12 editions published in 1856 in English and Romanian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The east and the west: our with our neighbors. Essays by different hands by Henry Edward John Stanley Stanley( Book )

6 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speech of the Right Honourable Lord Stanley of Alderley, on moving for a paper respecting the religious persecutions in Russia : delivered in the House of Lords, Friday, June 15, 1877 by Henry Edward John Stanley Stanley( Book )

4 editions published in 1877 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nellie Melba : complete Gramophone Company recordings by Nellie Melba( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Voyage Round the World by Magellan : Translated from the Accounts of Pigafetta and Other Contemporary Writers by Antonio Pigafetta( )

2 editions published between 1874 and 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited (and sometimes translated) 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. This 1874 volume contains an account of the first circumnavigation of the globe in 1519-1522 by Antonio Pigafetta, a Venetian member of Magellan's expedition. It also contains Pigafetta's treatise on navigation, and other material relating to Magellan's voyage, including log-books, records by the pilot and others, and details of the crew and the cost of the fleet. Pigafetta vividly recorded the geography, climate, flora, fauna and the inhabitants of the places that the expedition visited, as well as Magellan's death in the Philippines
Islam as a political system ; and, the Greek and Russian churches by David Urquhart( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleurs de la Roumanie; ou, Recueil de poésies roumanes, anciennes et modernes by Henry Edward John Stanley Stanley( Book )

3 editions published in 1856 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetry of Mohamed Rabadan of Arragonese by Muhammad Rabadan( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Fiqh al-akbar lil-Shaykh ʻAlī al-Bazdawī by ʻAlī ibn Muḥammad Bazdawī( )

1 edition published in 1862 in Arabic and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The principles of the Muhammadan faith. Edited by Lord Stanley of Alderley.]
 
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The three voyages of Vasco da Gama, and his viceroyalty
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Alderley 1827-1903 Lord of

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English (363)

French (8)

Arabic (1)

Romanian (1)

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Narrative of the Portuguese embassy to Abyssinia during the years 1520-1527Travels to Tana and PersiaA description of the coasts of East Africa and Malabar : in the beginning of the sixteenth centuryThe three voyages of Vasco da Gama, and his viceroyaltySucesos de las Islas FilipinasFirst Voyage Round the World by Magellan : Translated from the Accounts of Pigafetta and Other Contemporary Writers