WorldCat Identities

Raffles, Thomas Stamford Sir 1781-1826

Overview
Works: 620 works in 1,348 publications in 6 languages and 11,605 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Personal narratives  Sources  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Correspondent, Creator, Contributor, Collector, Composer, Translator, Publishing director, Dedicatee, Cartographer, Speaker
Classifications: DS646.26.R3, 923.5595
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Thomas Stamford Raffles
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Thomas Stamford Raffles
The history of Java by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

94 editions published between 1817 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Stamford Raffles (1781-1826) was a British civil servant and statesman, best known for his founding of city (now Republic) of Singapore. After the capture of Jave by the British in 1811, Raffles was appointed Lieutenant Governor of the island, a position he held until 1815. After a two-year interlude in England, he sailed back to the East, and established the city of Singapore in 1819. These volumes, written during his governorship and first published in 1817, contain his monumental survey and history of the island state. Raffles provides a comprehensive ethnographic description of the island's society, describing its economy, trade, languages and dialects, and religious and social customs, together with a detailed history of the island, including a discussion of the introduction of Islam. These volumes provide invaluable information of the study of contemporary Javanese society and history. Volume 2 contains Raffles's historical study
Report on Japan to the secret committee of the English East India Company by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

28 editions published between 1929 and 1971 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains the original correspondence of Sir Stamford Raffles, Lieutenant Governor of Java from 1811 to 1816, with the Secret Committee of the English East India Company. He reports on his attempt to reopen trade relations between England and Japan where the company once had a trading station at Hirado in Kyushu from 1613 to 1623
Antiquarian, architectural, and landscape illustrations of the History of Java by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

10 editions published between 1844 and 1894 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malay annals: by John Leyden( Book )

7 editions published in 1821 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Java : complete text by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

23 editions published between 1817 and 2010 in English and German and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Java by Thomas Stamford Raffles( )

10 editions published between 1817 and 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Stamford Raffles (1781-1826) was a British civil servant and statesman best known for his founding of the city (now Republic) of Singapore. After the capture of Java by the British in 1811, Raffles was appointed Lieutenant Governor of the island, a position he held until 1815. After a two-year interlude in England, he sailed back to the East, and established the city of Singapore in 1819. These volumes, written during his governorship and first published in 1817, contain his monumental survey and history of the island state. Raffles provides a comprehensive ethnographic description of the island's society, describing its economy, trade, languages and dialects, and religious and social customs, together with a detailed history of the island, including a discussion of the introduction of Islam. These volumes provide invaluable information of the study of contemporary Javanese society and history. Volume 1 contains Raffles's ethnographic study
Description géographique, historique et commerciale de Java et des autres îles de l'archipel Indien by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

7 editions published in 1824 in French and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschiedenis van Java by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

6 editions published in 1836 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse delivered on the 11th September 1815 by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

10 editions published between 1815 and 1826 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statement of the services of Sir Stamford Raffles by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

9 editions published between 1824 and 1978 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of the effects of the eruption from the Tomboro Mountain in the island of Sumbawa, on the 11th and 12th of April 1815 by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

6 editions published between 1816 and 1826 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter book containing copies of despatches from Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles whilst in Java to Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 15 January-21 March 1812 : by Thomas Stamford Raffles( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description: From the papers of Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles, volume II
On British interests in the Eastern Archipelago, by Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles ; accompanied by a letter of the author 23 Oct 1817 : by Thomas Stamford Raffles( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description: Correspondence and papers of the Right Honourable Nicholas Vansittart, Secretary to the Treasury in 1802, 1802, 1806; Chief Secretary to the Lord Lieutenant if Ireland in 1805; Chancellor of the Exchequer 1812-1823; and created Baron Bexley 1 March 1823. Very faint in places
Second part of the descriptive catalogue of a zoological collection made in the island of Sumatra and its vicinity by Thomas Stamford Raffles( Book )

3 editions published between 1822 and 1977 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raffles, 1781-1826 by Reginald Coupland( Book )

7 editions published between 1926 and 1946 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles (6 July 1781 – 5 July 1826) was a British statesman, best known for his founding of the city of Singapore (now the city-state of the Republic of Singapore). He is often described as the "Father of Singapore". He was also heavily involved in the conquest of the Indonesian island of Java from Dutch and French military forces during the Napoleonic Wars and contributed to the expansion of the British Empire. He was also a writer and wrote a book entitled History of Java (1817)
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.61 (from 0.38 for To the eas ... to 0.81 for Magic coin ...)

Magic coins of Java, Bali, and the Malay Peninsula : thirteenth to twentieth centuries : a catalog based on the Raffles Collection of coin-shaped charms from Java in the British Museum
Covers
Magic coins of Java, Bali, and the Malay Peninsula : thirteenth to twentieth centuries : a catalog based on the Raffles Collection of coin-shaped charms from Java in the British MuseumThe history of Java : complete textThe history of Java
Alternative Names
Lai-fo-shih

Lai-fo-shih 1781-1826

Raffles, Stamford.

Raffles Stamford 1781-1826

Raffles, Stamford 1781-1826 Sir

Raffles Stamford Sir

Raffles, Stamford, Sir, 1781-1826

Raffles, T. S. B. 1781-1826 Sir

Raffles, T. S. B. (Thomas Stamford Bingley), Sir, 1781-1826

Raffles, Thomas S.

Raffles, Thomas Stamford

Raffles, Thomas Stamford 1781-1826

Raffles, Thomas Stamford Bingley 1781-1826

Raffles Thomas Stamford Sir

Raffles, Thomas Stanford 1781-1826

Raffuruzu 1781-1826

Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles

Stamford Raffles

Stamford Raffles britisk koloniadministrator

Stamford Raffles, Thomas

Stamford Raffles, Thomas 1781-1826

Stemford Rafflz

Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles

Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles Gubernur Jenderal Hindia Belanda

Thomas Stamford Raffles

Thomas Stamford Raffles (1781–1826) angol politikus, Szingapúr és Brit Malájföld megalapítója

Thomas Stamford Raffles auteur

Thomas Stamford Raffles botaniste et voyageur anglais (1781-1826)

Thomas Stamford Raffles Brits botanicus (1781-1826)

Thomas Stamford Raffles britský státník, zakladatel Singapuru

Thomas Stamford Raffles brittisk upptäcktsresande

Thomas Stamford Raffles Forscher und Gründer der Stadt Singapur

Thomas Stamford Raffles politico e militare britannico

Thomas Stamford Raffles stichter van Singapore

Раффлз, Стэмфорд

Стамфорд Рафелз

Стемфорд Рафлс

Стэмфорд Раффлз

Томас Стамфорд Рафълс

סטמפורד ראפלס ייסד את סינגפור

استامفورد رافلز

توماس ستامفورد رافلز

توماس ستامفورد رافلز سياسي بريطاني ، مؤسس سنغافورة الحديثة

سرٿامس اسٽئمفورڊ رئفلس

थॉमस स्टॅमफर्ड रॅफल्स

सर स्टेमफ़ोर्ड रेफ़ल्स

സ്റ്റാംഫോർഡ് റഫ്ൾസ്

โทมัส สแตมฟอร์ด แรฟเฟิลส์

ရက်ဖဲ၊ ဆာ တောမတ်

토머스 스탬퍼드 래플스

トーマス・ラッフルズ

ラッフルズ

ラッフルズ 1781-1826

史丹福·萊佛士

史丹福萊佛士

斯坦福·莱佛士

斯坦福·莱佛士 英國政治家,現代新加坡創立者

Languages
English (412)

French (17)

Malay (11)

Dutch (6)

Indonesian (5)

German (2)