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Foster, William Sir 1863-1951

Overview
Works: 174 works in 754 publications in 2 languages and 11,515 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other, Composer
Classifications: DS465, 954.031
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Most widely held works by William Foster
England's quest of eastern trade by William Foster ( Book )
25 editions published between 1933 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English factories in India a calendar of documents in the India office, etc by William Foster ( )
6 editions published between 1908 and 1909 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English factories in India a calendar of documents in the India office, etc. 1630-1633 by William Foster ( )
6 editions published between 1910 and 2009 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English factories in India by William Foster ( )
5 editions published between 1921 and 2009 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English factories in India a calendar of documents in the India office, Westminster ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English factories in India a calendar of documents in the India office, etc. 1661-1664 ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The travels of John Sanderson in the Levant, 1584-1602 : with his autobiography and selections from his correspondence by John Sanderson ( Book )
30 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The voyages of Sir James Lancaster to Brazil and the East Indies, 1591-1603 by William Foster ( Book )
26 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New edition, with introduction and notes; for the previous edition, by Sir Clements Markham, see First Series 56 (1877). Contains three additional narratives and other documents and omits certain supplementary matter. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1940
The voyage of Sir Henry Middleton to the Moluccas, 1604-1606 by Henry Middleton ( Book )
32 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and German and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new and enlarged edition, with an Introduction and Notes. For the previous edition, see First Series 19 (1854). The additional material includes an account by Edmund Scott of events at Bantam, 1603-05, and his description of Java. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1943
The journal of John Jourdain, 1608-1617 : describing his experiences in Arabia, India, and the Malay archipelago by John Jourdain ( Book )
29 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the East India Company's fourth voyage; with an appendix containing William Revett's 1609 account of the Seychelles, and reports on other places by merchants and seamen of the same period. Appendices: A. William Revett's account of the Seychelles. B. William Revett's narrative of events at Aden, his voyage to Mocha, etc. C. Captain Sharpeigh's account of events at Aden and Mocha, of the shipwreck, and of his subsequent journey to Agra. D. William Finch's description of Ma?ndu? and Gwalior. E. Coen's narrative of the visit of the Darling to Amboyna and Ceram. F. The fight at Patani and death of Jourdain. "Bibliography (by Basil H. Soulsby)": p. [375]-384. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1905
The embassy of Sir Thomas Roe to the court of the Great Mogul, 1615-1619, as narrated in his journal and correspondence by Thomas Roe ( Book )
38 editions published between 1899 and 2011 in English and German and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edited from Contemporary Records. The main pagination of this and the following volume (Second Series 2) is continuous. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1899. Owing to technical constraints the portrait of Sir Thomas Roe is not included in the e-book edition of this work
The voyage of Nicholas Downton to the East Indies, 1614-15 : as recorded in contemporary narratives and letters by William Foster ( Book )
25 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1939
Bombay in the days of Queen Anne by John Burnell ( Book )
12 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The voyage of Thomas Best to the East Indies, 1612-14 by William Foster ( Book )
20 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journals, extracts from journals, and narratives, written on board the Dragon and Hosiander by Best and various other persons, including Ralph Standish and Ralph Croft, with Best's correspondence and extracts from the Court minutes of the East India Company. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1934
Early travels in India, 1583-1619 by William Foster ( Book )
36 editions published between 1921 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains narratives by Ralph Fitch, John Mildenhall, William Hawkins, William Finch, Nicholas Withington, Thomas Coryat, Edward Terry
Travels in Persia, 1627-1629 by Thomas Herbert ( Book )
19 editions published between 1928 and 2005 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'He traversed a great part of Persia. He had a good eye for detail and a great appetite for information His was one of the best seventeenth century travel narratives, and became immediately popular on publication.' The TimesWhen first published in 1928, Herbert's work enjoyed immediate success. Considerable interest was being taken in Persia at the time and a full account of the country was welcomed. The narrative is of considerable importance from an historical point of view, as it gives the only detailed account of the first English embassy to Persia. It also paints a graphic picture of the
The East India house, its history and associations by William Foster ( Book )
11 editions published between 1924 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Red Sea and adjacent countries at the close of the seventeenth century as described by Joseph Pitts, William Daniel, and Charles Jacques Poncet by William Foster ( )
15 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in English and German and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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A new account of the East Indies by Alexander Hamilton ( Book )
13 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The register of letters, &c., of the governour and company of merchants of London trading into the East Indies, 1600-1619 by East India Company ( Book )
13 editions published between 1813 and 1966 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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