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Bowdich, T. Edward (Thomas Edward) 1791-1824

Overview
Works: 83 works in 338 publications in 4 languages and 1,778 library holdings
Genres: Classification  Dictionaries  History  Maps  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: DT507, 916.67
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Most widely held works by T. Edward Bowdich
Mission from Cape Coast Castle to Ashantee by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

107 editions published between 1819 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work by Thomas Edward Bowdich (1791?-1824) describes the journey he made on behalf of the Royal African Company from Cape Coast Castle in West Africa into the territory of the Ashanti, a warlike tribe which had legendary resources of gold and which had been attacking European settlements along the Gold Coast. The intention was to make a peace and trade treaty with the Ashanti, and also to learn more about their culture and customs. Bowdich, not the original leader of the expedition, took control, and negotiated a treaty of mutual
Travels in the interior of Africa to the sources of the Senegal and Gambia performed by command of the French Government in the year 1818 by Gaspard Théodore Mollien( Book )

22 editions published between 1820 and 1967 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le récit de Gaspard Théodore Mollien de son voyage en Afrique occidentale entrepris à 22 ans, comporte ici des chapitres jamais repris depuis 1822. De Saint-Louis du Sénégal, il traverse déserts, montagnes et rivières pour se rendre en Guinée, aux sources qu'il recherche, et rentre enfin en France. Il est temps qu'on redécouvre Mollien, explorateur exceptionnel, témoin irremplaçable
An account of the discoveries of the Portuguese in the interior of Angola and Mozambique : from original manuscripts : to which is added a note by the author on a geographical error of Mungo Park in his last journal into the interior of Africa by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

23 editions published between 1824 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Commerce of Lisbon, with the Markets of Western-Africa, in the Year 1803: The Trade carried on with the African settlements, is always in our [Portugal] favour, the balance being for us, as may be seen by the balance from 1796, up to the present time. It ought nevertheless to be observed, that a real entry is wanting from Angola, Bissao, and Cacheu, in consequence of these places carrying on their Slave Trade through Rio de Janeiro, Bahia, and Maranham, from whence some articles are received, such as ivory, wax, &c. without any distinction having been made of them. The greatest export articles are Asiatic goods, amounting nearly to a million, and this export was less compared with 1802, to the amount to 100,000 cruzados."--Page 162
Excursions in Madeira and Porto Santo : during the autumn of 1823, while on his third voyage to Africa by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

24 editions published between 1825 and 1979 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis of the natural classifications of mammalia, for the use of students and travellers by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

5 editions published in 1821 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British and French expeditions to Teembo : with remarks on civilization in Africa by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

14 editions published between 1821 and 1979 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on the geography of North-Western Africa / by T. Edward Bowdich by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

16 editions published between 1821 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excursions dans les Isles de Madère et de Porto-Santo, faites dans l'automne de 1823, pendant son troisième voyage en Afrique by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

16 editions published in 1826 in French and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essay on the superstitions, customs, and arts common to the Ancient Egyptians, Abyssinians, and Ashantees by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

11 editions published in 1821 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of conchology : including the fossil genera and the animals by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

6 editions published in 1822 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the ornithology of Cuvier : for the use of students and travellers by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

4 editions published in 1821 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketch of the geognosy of Madeira and Porto Santo by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

1 edition published in 1823 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the measurement of the progress of an eclipse of the moon with a sextant, or reflecting circle by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

1 edition published in 1823 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African committee. by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

6 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Edward Bowdich, Esq( Book )

1 edition published in 1825 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Bowdich by Marguerite Fedden( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of conchology, including the fossil genera and the animals. by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

4 editions published in 1822 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte der Brittischen Gesandschaft an den König von Ashantee auf der Goldküste by T. Edward Bowdich( Book )

1 edition published in 1820 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bowdich, T. 1791-1824

Bowdich, T. E. 1791-1824

Bowdich, T. Edward

Bowdich, T. Edward 1791-1824

Bowdich, T. Edward (Thomas Edward), 1791-1824

Bowdich, Thomas E. 1791-1824

Bowdich, Thomas Edward

Bowdich, Thomas Edward 1791-1824

Thomas Edward Bowdich britischer Abenteurer, Autor und Zoologe

Thomas Edward Bowdich Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1791-1824)

Thomas Edward Bowdich explorateur et un naturaliste britannique

Thomas Edward Bowdich naturalista, esploratore e zoologo inglese

Томас Едуард Боудич

תומס אדוארד בואודיץ' נוסע וסופר אנגלי

Languages
English (201)

French (28)

German (26)

Dutch (4)