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Marsden, William 1754-1836

Overview
Works: 807 works in 1,312 publications in 8 languages and 8,353 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Dictionaries  Catalogs  Bibliography  Pictorial works  Maps  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Juvenile works  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: G370, 915
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Most widely held works by William Marsden
The travels of Marco Polo : with 25 illustrations in full color from a fourteenth-century manuscript in the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris by Marco Polo( Book )

65 editions published between 1854 and 2013 in English and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary travelogue has enthralled readers for more than seven centuries. Marco Polo's vivid descriptions of the splendid cities and people he encountered on his journey along the Silk Road through the Middle East, South Asia, and China opened a window for his Western readers onto the fascinations of the East and continued to grow in popularity over the succeeding centuries. To a contemporary audience, his colorful stories--and above all, his breathtaking description of the court of the great Kublai Khan, Mongol emperor of China--offer dazzling portraits of worlds long gone
The travels of Marco Polo <the Venetian> by Marco Polo( Book )

35 editions published between 1926 and 2003 in English and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marco Polo accompanied his father and uncle, Venetian merchants, on a journey to the empire of Kublai Khan in eastern Asia. There Marco served for several years as an official of the Khan. As set down by the scribe, Rusteglio, this is Marco's record of his life and travels in Asia from 1271 to 1295
The history of Sumatra by William Marsden( Book )

128 editions published between 1783 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a Malayan family by Nakhodā Mūda( Book )

19 editions published between 1830 and 1968 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary and grammar of the Malayan language by William Marsden( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of the Malayan language by William Marsden( Book )

21 editions published between 1812 and 1984 in English and Malay and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of the Malayan language in two parts, Malayan and English and English and Malayan by William Marsden( Book )

13 editions published between 1812 and 1984 in English and Malay and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Marco Polo : the Marsden translation by Marco Polo( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Marco Polo, a Venetian, in the thirteenth century : being a description, by that early traveller, of remarkable places and things, in the eastern parts of the world by Marco Polo( Book )

10 editions published between 1818 and 2000 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of Frederick Horneman's travels, from Cairo to Mourzouk, the capital of the kingdom of Fezzan, in Africa, in the years 1797-8 by Friedrich Konrad Hornemann( Book )

6 editions published between 1802 and 1985 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliotheca marsdeniana philologica et orientalis. A catalogue of books and manuscripts collected with a view to the general comparison of languages, and to the study of Oriental literature by William Marsden( Book )

15 editions published between 1827 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels (Description of the World) by Marco Polo( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter on the subject of a submerged tubular or tunnel bridge under the River St. Lawrence in connection with the North Shore Railroad by William Marsden( Book )

8 editions published between 1872 and 1981 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miscellaneous works of William Marsden by William Marsden( Book )

6 editions published in 1834 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionnaire malai, hollandais et français by William Marsden( Book )

4 editions published in 1825 in Malay and French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numismata orientalia illustrata. The oriental coins, ancient and modern, of his collection described and historically illustrated by William Marsden( Book )

7 editions published in 1823 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of dictionaries, vocabularies, grammars, and alphabets. In two parts. ... By William Marsden by William Marsden( )

7 editions published between 1796 and 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the era of the Mahometans, called the Hejerà * (Hijrah). By William Marsden ... From the Philosophical Transactions by William Marsden( )

11 editions published between 1788 and 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief memoir of the life and writings of the late William Marsden by William Marsden( Book )

6 editions published in 1838 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Marsden Mr. 1754-1836

Marsden, W.

Marsden W. 1754-1836

Marsden, Wilhelm 1754-1836

Marsden, William 1754-1836

William Marsden British botanist

William Marsden englischer Orientalist, Sprachforscher, Numismatiker und wissenschaftlicher Erforscher Indonesiens

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The travels of Marco Polo <the Venetian>The history of SumatraThe travels (Description of the World)