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Holman, James 1786-1857

Overview
Works: 95 works in 199 publications in 4 languages and 3,556 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Correspondent
Classifications: G440, 910.41
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Holman
A voyage round the world by James Holman( )
3 editions published between 1834 and 2008 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in Madeira, Sierra Leone, Teneriffe by James Holman( Book )
9 editions published between 1840 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A voyage round the world : including travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, etc. etc. from MDCCCXXVII to MDCCCXXXII by James Holman( Book )
7 editions published between 1834 and 2000 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in China, New Zealand, New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, Cape Horn, etc., etc by James Holman( Book )
5 editions published between 1835 and 1846 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in Madras, Ceylon, Mauritius, Cormoro Islands, Zanzibar, Calcutta, etc., etc by James Holman( )
3 editions published in 1840 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Voyage Round the World, Volume 1 Including Travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, etc., etc., from 1827 to 1832 by James Holman( )
2 editions published between 1834 and 2008 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Holman (October 15, 1786? July 29, 1857), known as the "Blind Traveler," was a British adventurer, author and social observer, best known for his writings on his extensive travels. Not only completely blind but suffering from debilitating pain and limited mobility, he undertook a series of solo journeys that were unprecedented both in their extent of geography and method of "human echolocation". In 1866, the journalist William Jerdan wrote that "From Marco Polo to Mungo Park, no three of the most famous travelers, grouped together, would exceed the extent and va
Fühlend sehe ich die Welt : die Aufzeichnungen des blinden Weltreisenden James Holman by James Holman( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels through Russia, Siberia, Poland, Austria ... Prussia ... undertaken during ... 1822, 1823, and 1824, while suffering from total blindness by James Holman( )
2 editions published in 1825 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A voyage round the world including travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America etc. etc. from 1827 to 1832 by James Holman( Book )
4 editions published in 1834 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holman's voyage to Old Calabar by James Holman( Book )
2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Voyage round the World by James Holman( Book )
4 editions published between 1834 and 1835 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A voyage round the world including travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, etc., etc., from MDCCCXXVII to MDCCCXXXII by James Holman( Book )
4 editions published in 1835 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Holman, James
Holman, James Baptiste 1787-1857
"The Blind Traveller" 1787-1857
Languages
English (107)
Latin (4)
German (2)
Dutch (2)
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