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Moresby, John 1830-1922

Overview
Works: 26 works in 85 publications in 3 languages and 317 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Naval history  Records and correspondence  History 
Roles: Author, Cartographer
Classifications: DU740, B
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Most widely held works by John Moresby
New Guinea & Polynesia. Discoveries & surveys in New Guinea and the D'Entrecasteaux Islands; a cruise in Polynesia and visits to the pearl-shelling stations in Torres Straits of H.M.S. Basilisk by John Moresby( Book )

15 editions published between 1876 and 2005 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discoveries & surveys in New Guinea and the D'Entrecasteaux Islands : a Cruise in Polynesia and visits to the pearl-shelling stations in Torres Straits of H.M.S. Basilisk by John Moresby( Book )

9 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aboriginal settlement a few miles from Somerset, pearl fisheries of Torres Straits Is., life of natives, physical description, shelters, hunting and fishing gear
Two admirals, Sir Fairfax Moresby, John Moresby : a record of a hundred years by John Moresby( Book )

7 editions published in 1913 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent discoveries at the eastern end of New Guinea by John Moresby( Book )

3 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discoveries in eastern New Guinea, by Captain Moresby and the officers of H.M.S. Basilisk by John Moresby( Book )

4 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two admirals: Admiral of the fleet Sir Fairfax Moresby, (1786-1877) and his son, John Moresby. A record of life and service in the British navy for a hundred years by John Moresby( Book )

4 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carta del Mar Rojo en cuatro hojas( )

2 editions published in 1869 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of voyage of H.M.S. Basilisk : Jan. 23, 1871-July 12, 1873 by Francis Hayter( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Admirals: Sir Fairfax Moresby, John Moresby, etc. (New and revised edition.) by John Moresby( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discoveries & surveys in New Guinea and the D'Entrecasteaux Islands : a cruise in Polynesia and visits to the pearlshelling stations in the Torres Straits of H.M.S. Basilisk. by John Moresby( Book )

2 editions published in 1876 in French and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two admirals : admiral of the fleet Sir Fairfax Moresby, G.C.B., K.M.T., D.C.L., 1786-1877, and his son, John Moresby : a record of life and service in the British navy for a hundred years by John Moresby( Book )

3 editions published between 1913 and 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chart Of The Islands And Reefs Of The Laccadive-Group( )

1 edition published in 1848 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Papers relating to New Guinea, 1870-1880]( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New Guinea and Polynesia by John Moresby( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

NEW GUINEA POLYNESIA : discoveries surveys in new guinea and the d'entrecasteaux islands by John Moresby( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In search of El Dorado : a wanderer's experiences by Alexander Macdonald( Book )

1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Accounts of the author's search for gold in various parts of the world. Part 1 recounts the author's year in the Klondike, his inward trip via the White Pass, and outward by the Chilkoot Pass route
John Moresby Letter by John Moresby( )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Original two-page letter from John Moresby to Edward Best, dated 9th August 1921. Together with a copy of Moresby's publication "Two admirals : Sir Fairfax Moresby, John Moresby : a record of a hundred years" (1913), with a dedication to Edward Best by Rear Admiral Ernest Fleet, 26 Nov 1920. The dedication reads: "Mr Edward Best R.N. / late of HMS "Basilisk"/ who in that ship commanded/ by the present Admiral Moresby, / assisted in surveying and annexing/ NEW GUINEA/ from Rear Admiral/ Ernest Fleet/Worthing 26/11/20."
 
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New Guinea & Polynesia. Discoveries & surveys in New Guinea and the D'Entrecasteaux Islands; a cruise in Polynesia and visits to the pearl-shelling stations in Torres Straits of H.M.S. Basilisk
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Alternative Names
John Moresby ammiraglio e esploratore britannico

John Moresby britischer Marine-Offizier

John Moresby British naval officer

John Moresby Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1830-1922)

Meresby, J. 1830-1922

Τζον Μόουρσμπι

Джон Морсби

Джон Морсбі

Морсби, Джон

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