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Ledyard, John 1751-1789

Overview
Works: 150 works in 422 publications in 3 languages and 9,951 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Personal correspondence  Diaries  History  Promotional materials  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Honoree
Classifications: G420, 910.41
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Most widely held works about John Ledyard
 
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Journey through Russia and Siberia, 1787-1788 : the journal and selected letters by John Ledyard( Book )

22 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen D. Watrous provides a complete volume of pertinent information by and about John Ledyard, one of the most amazing explorers of all time. Including Ledyard's own journal, letters between him and others, particularly Thomas Jefferson, and biographical information on eighteenth-century Siberia, Watrous offers an exceptional look at history, geography, and travel
A journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean and in quest of a North-west passage between Asia and America, performed in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, and 1779 by John Ledyard( Book )

32 editions published between 1783 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage by John Ledyard( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First-hand account of the exploits and adventures encountered during Cook's third voyage (1776-80) to Hawaii and the Aleutians in search of the legendary Northwest passage
Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean by John Rickman( Book )

5 editions published in 1781 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of John Ledyard, the American traveller : comprising selections form his journals and correspondence by Jared Sparks( Book )

4 editions published between 1829 and 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods for improving the manufacture of indigo by John Ledyard( )

1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean, on Discovery : performed in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 : illustrated with cuts, and a chart, shewing the tracts of the ships employed in this expedition by John Rickman( Book )

5 editions published between 1781 and 1785 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Forbes AA state and the earliest known state of the 1st ed. It includes the uncancelled leaf D4 (p. xxxix-xl) and the cancelled leaves (p. xxxix-xlvi). The uncancelled state contains no new information, specifically, Cook's observations of the non-existence of the Southern Continent, from words taken from his official account to the second voyage. The cancelled state with the expanded text of eight additional pages contains new information, specifically, a detailed history of the English explorers attempts to find the North-West Passage which Cook's last voyage was about
A journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean by John Ledyard( )

1 edition published in 1783 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troisième voyage de Cook ou Journal d'une expédition faite dans la mer Pacifique du sud et du nord en 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 & 1780 by John Rickman( Book )

5 editions published between 1782 and 1783 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods for improving the manufacture of Carolina indigo. Submitted to the consideration of the Carolina planters. By an experienced dyer by John Ledyard( Book )

4 editions published in 1772 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les aventures d'un jeune Anglois by John Ledyard( Book )

2 editions published in 1787 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Optimal allocation of public goods: a solution to the free rider problem by Theodore Groves( )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels and Adventures of John Ledyard ... Second edition [of "The Life of John Ledyard"]. [By Jared Sparks.] by John Ledyard( )

3 editions published in 1834 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leben des berühmten amerikanischen Reisenden John Ledyard, des Begleiters von Cook, nach seinen Tagebüchern und seinem Briefwechsel dargestellt by Jared Sparks( Book )

2 editions published in 1829 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last voyage of Captain Cook : the collected writings of John Ledyard by John Ledyard( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ledyard's Siberian journals recount a harrowing journey through Russia under the rule of Catherine the Great, while his diary from Alexandria and Cairo provides a brilliant and rare account of Egypt before Napoleon's invasion. Finally, Ledyard's correspondence sheds light on pre-revolutionary Paris and on his friendships with the Marquis de Lafayette, Benjamin Franklin, and Sir Joseph Banks. In his short life, John Ledyard traveled farther than any American had before."--Jacket
 
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Journey through Russia and Siberia, 1787-1788 : the journal and selected letters
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The life of John Ledyard, the American traveller : comprising selections form his journals and correspondenceThe last voyage of Captain Cook : the collected writings of John LedyardJourney through Russia and Siberia, 1787-1788 : the journal and selected lettersAmerican traveler : the life and adventures of John Ledyard, the man who dreamed of walking the worldMagnificent voyage : an American adventurer on Captain James Cook's final expeditionLedyard : in search of the first American explorerThe life of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane, and of other distinguished American explorers: containing narratives of their researches and adventures in remote and interesting portions of the globe
Alternative Names
John Ledyard American explorer and adventurer

John Ledyard Amerikaans ontdekkingsreiziger (1751-1789)

John Ledyard esplorador estauxunidense (1751–1789)

John Ledyard explorador estadounidense

John Ledyard US-amerikanischer Afrikaforscher

Lediard, Dzhon.

Lediard, Dzhon 1751-1789

Ledjard, Džon.

Ledjard, Džon 1751-1789

Lédyard.

Ledyard M.

ジョン・レッドヤード

Languages
English (261)

French (17)

German (4)