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Yule, Henry Sir 1820-1889

Overview
Works: 308 works in 967 publications in 6 languages and 8,583 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Dictionaries  Reference works  Bibliography  Diaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Surveys  Maps 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Composer, Author of introduction, Honoree, Cartographer, Contributor, ed
Classifications: G370, 915.042
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Most widely held works by Henry Yule
Hobson-Jobson; a glossary of colloquial Anglo-Indian words and phrases, and of kindred terms, etymological, historical, geographical and discursive by Henry Yule( Book )

142 editions published between 1886 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian, concerning the kingdoms and marvels of the East by Marco Polo( Book )

80 editions published between 1871 and 2010 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 125 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
Cathay and the way thither: being a collection of medieval notices of China by Henry Yule( Book )

95 editions published between 1866 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Volume 1: The first volume in the revised edition of First Series 36 (1866) and 37 (1866). With numerous supplementary extracts from writers of the first to the sixteenth century. Volumes 2 and 3 appeared earlier (Second Series 33, 37), and volume 4 followed (Second Series 41). Volume 2: Volume 1 followed (Second Series 38). A revised edition of First Series 36 (1866) and 37 (1866) above, whose title page was followed. The appendix contains a Latin and an Italian text of Friar Odoric's travels in the early fourteenth century. Continued in Second Series 37 and 41 below. Volume 3: Volume 1 followed (Second Series 38). A revised edition of First Series 36 (1866) and 37 (1866). Letters and reports of missionary friars from Cathay and India, 1292-1338; Cathay under the Mongols, from Rashiduddin's history, c. 1300-1307; Pegolotti's notices of the land route to Cathay, c. 1330-40; and John d'Marignolli's recollections of eastern travel, 1338-53, taken from his 'Chronicle of Bohemia'. Follows on from volume 2 (Second Series 33); volume 4 is Second Series 41. Volume 4: Follows on from Second Series 33, 37, 38, being part of the revised edition of First Series 36 (1866) and 37 (1866). This volume covers Ibn Battuta's travels in Bengal and China, c. 1347, and the journey of Goës from Agra to Cathay, 1602-7, with an index to all four volumes."--Publisher's web site
The travels of Marco Polo : with 25 illustrations in full color from a fourteenth-century manuscript in the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris by Marco Polo( Book )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the complete text of Polo's travelogue that introduced fourteenth-century Europe to the civilizations of Central Asia and China
Mirabilia descripta : the wonders of the East by Jordanus( Book )

30 editions published between 1863 and 2010 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A narrative of the mission to the court of Ava in 1855 by Henry Yule( Book )

34 editions published between 1857 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Friar Odoric by Odorico( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The description of Odoric's journey to the East comes from the account he dictated upon his return to Italy, which was translated and widely circulated throughout Europe. It is one of the finest examples of extant fourteenth-century travel literature. The account used in this printing comes from Sir Henry Yule's translation, prepared in 1866 and still unsurpassed for its historic value and its faithfulness to the original Latin text."--Jacket
The river of golden sand. The narrative of a journey through China and eastern Tibet to Burmah by William John Gill( Book )

15 editions published between 1880 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey to the source of the River Oxus by John Wood( Book )

20 editions published between 1872 and 1976 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mongolia, the Tangut country, and the solitudes of northern Tibet, being a narrative of three years' travel in eastern high Asia by Nikolaĭ Mikhaĭlovich Przhevalʹskiĭ( Book )

12 editions published between 1876 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of William Hedges, Esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges) during his agency in Bengal as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1687) by William Hedges( Book )

17 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ser Marco Polo; notes and addenda to Sir Henry Yule's edition, containing the results of recent research and discovery by Henri Cordier( Book )

10 editions published between 1918 and 1920 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, published as an addendum to Sir Henry Yule's translation of Marco Polo's book about his travels to Asia, lends considerable insight into the original book's given information. More detail and background information is lent to the reader in this work, providing a more thorough knowledge of Marco Polo's travels
Dictionary of Indian English by Henry Yule( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African squadron vindicated by Henry Yule( Book )

17 editions published between 1850 and 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of Ser Marco Polo by Marco Polo( Book )

7 editions published between 1871 and 1986 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathay and the way thither : being a collection of medieval notices of China( Book )

6 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Book of Ser Marco Polo the Venetian concerning the kingdoms and marvels of the East by Henry Yule( Book )

4 editions published between 1871 and 1975 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathay and the way thither : being a collection of medieval notices of China. Volume 2( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain William John Gill, Royal engineers by Henry Yule( Book )

3 editions published in 1882 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The travels of Friar Odoric
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H. Y 1820-1889

H. Y. (Henry Yule), 1820-1889

Henry Yule schottischer Orientalist

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Y., H. (Henry Yule), 1820-1889

Yuer, H. 1820-1889

Yule, H.

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The book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian, concerning the kingdoms and marvels of the EastCathay and the way thither: being a collection of medieval notices of ChinaMirabilia descripta : the wonders of the EastThe travels of Friar OdoricThe travels of Marco Polo : the complete Yule-Cordier edition : including the unabridged third edition (1903) of Henry Yule's annotated translation, as revised by Henri Cordier, together with Cordier's later volume of notes and addenda (1920)The diary of William Hedges, Esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges) during his agency in Bengal as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1687)Dictionary of Indian EnglishThe African squadron vindicatedCathay and the way thither : being a collection of medieval notices of China. Volume 2