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Foster, William 1863-1951

Overview
Works: 217 works in 1,052 publications in 2 languages and 18,443 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Catalogs  Manuscripts  Records and correspondence  Biography  Maps  Registers (Lists)  Archives 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Composer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: G161, 382.0942
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Most widely held works about William Foster
 
Most widely held works by William Foster
England's quest of eastern trade by William Foster( Book )

42 editions published between 1933 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of John Jourdain, 1608-1617 : describing his experiences in Arabia, India, and the Malay archipelago by John Jourdain( Book )

40 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and German and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The voyage of Sir Henry Middleton to the Moluccas, 1604-1606 by Henry Middleton( Book )

54 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and German and held by 379 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 voyage of Nicholas Downton to the East Indies, 1614-15 : as recorded in contemporary narratives and letters by William Foster( Book )

42 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in English and German and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1939
The travels of John Sanderson in the Levant, 1584-1602 : with his autobiography and selections from his correspondence by John Sanderson( Book )

36 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 368 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 )

44 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and German and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The English factories in India, 1618-1621; a calendar of documents in the India office, British museum and Public record office by William Foster( Book )

82 editions published between 1906 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyage of Thomas Best to the East Indies, 1612-14 by William Foster( Book )

28 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Bombay in the days of Queen Anne by John Burnell( Book )

18 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to the main text, with introduction and notes, there is 'added Burnell's narrative of his adventures in Bengal, With an Introduction by Sir William Foster, and Notes by Sir Evan Cotton, C.I.E., and L.M. Anstey'. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1933
Early travels in India, 1583-1619 by William Foster( Book )

46 editions published between 1921 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of travel accounts of seven British people in northern and western India
The East India house, its history and associations by William Foster( Book )

17 editions published between 1904 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in Persia, 1627-1629 by Thomas Herbert( Book )

24 editions published between 1928 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 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 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 )

52 editions published between 1899 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

COVER; PREFACE; CONTENTS; LETTERS; ERRATUM; INTRODUCTION; THE JOURNAL OF SIR THOMAS ROE; TO THE GOVERNOR OF SURAT; TO THE VICEROY OF GOA; TO THE EAST INDIA COMPANY; TO LORD CAREW; TO THE EAST INDIA COMPANY; TO KING JAMES; TO THE ASRCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY; TO THE EAST INDIA COMPANY, BY THE WAY OF PERSIA; TO THE SHAH OF PERSIA; TO LORD SOUTHAMPTON; TO PRINCE KHURRAM; TO THE FACTORS AT SURAT; TO THE REV. WILLIAM LESCKE; TO PRINCE KHURRAM
The Red Sea and adjacent countries at the close of the seventeenth century by William Foster( Book )

37 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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John company by William Foster( Book )

10 editions published in 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 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 )

24 editions published between 1813 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new account of the East Indies by Alexander Hamilton( Book )

15 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the India office records, 1600-1858. by Great Britain( Book )

22 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English factories in India, 1624-1629; a calendar of documents in the India Office, etc by William Foster( Book )

13 editions published between 1908 and 1909 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 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 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Travels in Persia, 1627-1629
Alternative Names
Foster, William

Foster, William 1863-1951 Sir

Foster, William, Sir, 1863-1951

William Foster British historiographer

William Foster British historiographer, born 1863

William Foster Historiograph, geboren 1863

Languages
English (627)

German (14)

Covers
The journal of John Jourdain, 1608-1617 : describing his experiences in Arabia, India, and the Malay archipelagoThe travels of John Sanderson in the Levant, 1584-1602 : with his autobiography and selections from his correspondenceThe voyage of Thomas Best to the East Indies, 1612-14Early travels in India, 1583-1619Travels in Persia, 1627-1629The embassy of Sir Thomas Roe to the court of the Great Mogul, 1615-1619, as narrated in his journal and correspondenceThe Red Sea and adjacent countries at the close of the seventeenth century