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Bonneville, Benjamin Louis Eulalie de 1796-1878

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Works: 106 works in 411 publications in 5 languages and 7,436 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Diaries  Maps  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  Anecdotes 
Subject Headings: Soldiers  Explorers 
Classifications: F592, 917.8
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The adventures of Captain Bonneville, U.S.A., in the Rocky Mountains and the Far West by Washington Irving ( Book )
105 editions published between 1837 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American writer Washington Irving, author of "Rip Van Winkle," presents the fur-trading exploits of the French-born American army captain Benjamin L. E. Bonneville in this 1837 work based on Bonneville's journals of his travels in the West
The Rocky mountains or, Scenes, incidents, and adventures in the far West by Washington Irving ( Book )
21 editions published between 1837 and 1843 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Captain Bonneville by Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville ( )
4 editions published between 1837 and 2001 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Benjamin L.E. Bonneville left the east for California in May of 1832. No one heard from him, and many people assumed he was dead (or AWOL). Three years later he returned. Washington Irving (Sleepy Hollow, Rip Van Winkle) met Bonneville, bought the rights to his journal, and after editing it and recasting it in the third person, published it. It is probably the most literate, readable description of the fur trapper era
Adventures of Captain Bonneville : or, Scenes beyond the Rocky Mountains of the Far West by Washington Irving ( Book )
16 editions published between 1837 and 1886 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astoria, or, Anecdotes of an enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains by Washington Irving ( Book )
5 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1810 John Jacob Astor sent two expeditions to the mouth of the Columbia River to establish a far flung trade empire based on furs. Three years later his plans were in ruins and his headquarters at Astoria with it's huge stock of valuable pelts were in the hands of the British and sold at a great loss to the North West Company. This daring venture was the real opening of the west. An important saga of the Western Fur Trade. John Jacob Astor, supplied Irving with many of the journals and other materials which he used in writing this history
The adventures of Captain Bonneville, and Wolfert's Roost by Washington Irving ( Book )
2 editions published between 1895 and 1904 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Bonneville by Washington Irving ( Book )
4 editions published between 1843 and 1902 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lotgevallen en ontmoetingen van Kapitein Bonneville op zijne avontuurlijke togten aan gene zijde van het klipgebergte van Noord-Amerika by Washington Irving ( )
2 editions published in 1838 in Dutch and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Captain Bonneville, V.S.A., in the Rocky Mountains and the Far West : digested from his journal and illustrated from various other sources by Washington Irving ( Book )
1 edition published in 1898 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Map of the territory west of the Rocky Mountains by Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville ( )
5 editions published between 1832 and 1857 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Captain Bonneville Bracebridge hall ; or, The humorists by Washington Irving ( )
2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventvres of Captain Bonneville, V.S.A., in the Rocky movntains and the far West: digested from his jovrnal and illustrated from variovs other sovrces by Washington Irving ( Book )
2 editions published between 1898 and 1926 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astoria ; Salmagundi ; The adventures of Captain Bonneville by Washington Irving ( Book )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abentheuer des Capitäns Bonneville; oder, Scenen jenseits der Felsgebirge des fernen Westens by Washington Irving ( Book )
1 edition published in 1837 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Map to illustrate Capt. Bonneville's adventures among the Rocky Mountains by J. H Colton ( )
2 editions published between 1850 and 1855 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astoria. Captain Bonneville by Washington Irving ( Book )
1 edition published in 1882 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Adventures of Captain Bonneville, etc. (Knickerbocker edition.) by Washington Irving ( Book )
3 editions published in 1873 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astoria. Captain Bonneville by Washington Irving ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Fort Vancouver military reservation] by Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville ( )
1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville letters by Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Bonneville, Benjamin L. 1796-1878
Bonneville, Benjamin L. E. 1796-1878
Bonneville, Captain
Bonneville, Captain, 1796-1878
Captain Bonneville
De Bonneville, Benjamin Louis Eulalie
De Bonneville, Benjamin Louis Eulalie, 1796-1878
Languages
English (313)
French (10)
Russian (3)
Dutch (2)
German (1)
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