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Holman, James 1786-1857

Overview
Works: 82 works in 238 publications in 3 languages and 3,718 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Correspondent
Classifications: G440, 910.41
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A voyage round the world : vol. I, 1827-1832 by James Holman( )

15 editions published between 1834 and 2012 in English and held by 1,113 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
A voyage round the world : including travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, etc. etc. from MDCCCXXVII to MDCCCXXXII by James Holman( Book )

19 editions published between 1834 and 1972 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in Madeira, Sierra Leone, Teneriffe by James Holman( Book )

5 editions published between 1840 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in China, New Zealand, New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, Cape Horn, etc. etc. by James Holman( )

5 editions published between 1835 and 1846 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in Madeira, Sierra Leone, Teneriffe, St. Jago, Cape Coast, Fernando Po, Princes Island, etc. etc by James Holman( Book )

4 editions published in 1840 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in Madras, Ceylon, Mauritius, Cormoro Islands, Zanzibar, Calcutta, etc., etc by James Holman( )

2 editions published in 1840 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fühlend sehe ich die Welt : die Aufzeichnungen des blinden Weltreisenden James Holman by James Holman( Book )

6 editions published between 1834 and 2010 in English and German and held by 25 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 21 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 )

12 editions published between 1834 and 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Holman's voyage to Old Calabar by James Holman( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 9 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 )

3 editions published between 1834 and 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A voyage round the world, including travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America etc, etc, from 1827 to 32 by James Holman( Book )

2 editions published in 1834 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in Madeira, Sierra Leone, Teneriffe, St. Jago, Cape Coast ... Princes Island, etc. Second edition by James Holman( Book )

2 editions published in 1840 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A voyage round the world, including travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, &c., from MDCCCXXVII. to MDCCCXXXII by James Holman( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A voyage round the world : vol. I, 1827-1832 A voyage round the world, including travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, etc. etc., from 1827 to 1832
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A voyage round the world, including travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, etc. etc., from 1827 to 1832A sense of the world : how a blind man became history's greatest travelerTraveller
Alternative Names
Holman James

Holman, James Baptiste 1787-1857

James Holman Brits auteur (1786-1857)

James Holman englischer Reisender

"The Blind Traveller" 1787-1857

Холман, Джеймс

ジェームズ・ホルマン

Languages
English (164)

German (4)

Dutch (2)