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Scoresby, William 1789-1857

Overview
Works: 169 works in 588 publications in 2 languages and 5,741 library holdings
Genres: Diaries  History  Biography  Chronologies  Maps 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: G742, 919.8
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Most widely held works about William Scoresby
 
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American factories and their female operatives : with an appeal on behalf of the British factory population, and suggestions for the improvement of their condition by William Scoresby( Book )

33 editions published between 1845 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of a voyage to the northern whale-fishery : including researches and discoveries on the eastern coast of West Greenland, made in the summer of 1822, in the ship Baffin of Liverpool by William Scoresby( Book )

53 editions published between 1823 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1823 by Archibald Constable and Company, Edinburgh. Account of cruise in Greenland Sea and exploration of Scoresbysund and of east Greenland coast between about 69 and 75 degrees N
An account of the Arctic regions : with a history and description of the northern whale-fishery by William Scoresby( Book )

29 editions published between 1820 and 2011 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers of James Prescott Joule by James Prescott Joule( Book )

10 editions published between 1884 and 1969 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the Arctic regions, with a history and description of the northern whale-fishery by William Scoresby( Book )

27 editions published between 1820 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnetical investigations by William Scoresby( Book )

18 editions published between 1839 and 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Franklin expedition: or, Considerations on measures for the discovery and relief of our absent adventurers in the Arctic regions ... With maps by William Scoresby( Book )

15 editions published between 1850 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American natural history by John D Godman( Book )

2 editions published in 1826 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of a voyage to Australia and round the world for magnetical research by William Scoresby( Book )

10 editions published between 1859 and 2013 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arctic regions; their situation, appearances, climate, and zoology by William Scoresby( Book )

15 editions published between 1848 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorials of the sea : my father : being records of the adventurous life of the late William Scoresby, Esq. of Whitby by William Scoresby( Book )

8 editions published between 1851 and 1978 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprint of 1851 edition published by Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, London
The northern whale-fishery by William Scoresby( Book )

14 editions published between 1835 and 2013 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arctic whaling journals of William Scoresby the younger by William Scoresby( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encouraged by Sir Joseph Banks, William Scoresby expanded the logs of his Arctic whaling voyages into lengthy journals. His scientific records, comments on social and religious topics, and his detailed descriptions of navigation and whaling are at the heart of this edited collection
Memorials of the sea by William Scoresby( Book )

13 editions published between 1835 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The whaleman's adventures in the southern ocean by Henry T Cheever( Book )

18 editions published between 1850 and 1862 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arctic regions and the northern whale-fishery by William Scoresby( Book )

15 editions published between 1849 and 2013 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The polar ice (1815) ; The North Pole (1828) by William Scoresby( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprint of two articles: "On the Greenland or polar ice" published in Memoirs of the Wernerian Society, vol. 2, 1815, pp.268-338 and "Remarks on the probability of reaching the North Pole ..." first published in the Edinburgh Philosophical Journal, July 1928
Sabbaths in the Arctic regions by William Scoresby( Book )

7 editions published between 1850 and 1985 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Franklin expedition or, Considerations on measures for the discovery and relief of our absent adventurers in the Arctic regions by William Scoresby( Book )

7 editions published between 1850 and 1977 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Arctic whaling journals of William Scoresby the younger
Alternative Names
Routledge, William Scoresby

Scoresby.

Scoresby Routledge, William

Scoresby, W. 1789-1857 Jr

Scoresby, W., Jr., 1789-1857

Scoresby, William 1789-1857 der Jüngere

Scoresby, William 1789-1857 jun

Scoresby, William 1789-1857 Junior

Scoresby, William der Jüngere 1789-1857

Scoresby, William jun. 1789-1857

Scoresby, William Junior 1789-1857

William Scoresby Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1789-1857)

William Scoresby englischer Seefahrer und Forscher

William Scoresby esploratore e scienziato britannico

Скорсби, Уильям

Уилям Скорсби

威廉.索克斯比

Languages
English (365)

German (10)

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The Arctic whaling journals of William Scoresby the youngerThe Arctic whaling journals of William Scoresby the youngerThe arctic Whaling Journals of William Scorseby the Younger