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James, Edwin 1797-1861

Overview
Works: 197 works in 484 publications in 4 languages and 4,150 library holdings
Genres: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Controlled vocabularies  History  Captivity narratives  Maps  Charts, diagrams, etc  Portraits  Personal narratives  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Compiler, Composer, Other
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Most widely held works by Edwin James
A narrative of the captivity and adventures of John Tanner : (U.S. interpreter at the Saut de Ste. Marie) during thirty years residence among the Indians in the interior of North America by John Tanner( Book )

92 editions published between 1830 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first half of the volume is the narrative of Tanner, the second is the work of Edwin James, being a view of social life and customs, with extensive vocabularies in Ottawa, Ojibwa, Chippewa, and Menominee, along with Ottawa songs. James also makes linguistic comparisons with other new world languages and with Greek. Illustrates some pictographs
Account of an expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains by Edwin James( Book )

28 editions published between 1823 and 2015 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The account of an expedition to explore the country between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains to learn about the land and Native Americans who inhabit the area
Account of an expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky mountains : performed in the years 1819 and '20, by order of the Hon. J.C. Calhoun, sec'y of war ; under the command of Major Stephen H. Long by Edwin James( Book )

29 editions published between 1822 and 2006 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1823 account of a major government sponsored expedition to the Western lands, by steamboat down the Ohio, then up the Mississippi and Missouri rivers, intending to reach Yellowstone. The team's botanist and geologist Edwin James compiled the account from the journals of its commander Maj. Long, Thomas Say and other members of the party. The expedition produced the first scientific data on the flora and fauna of the general area of the Santa Fe Trail
Kekitchemanitomenahn gahbemahjeinnunk Jesus Christ, otoashke wawweendummahgawin by Edwin James( )

4 editions published in 1833 in Ojibwa and English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oration delivered before the Young men's association of Brooklyn, N.Y., on the fourth of July, 1863 by Edwin James( )

3 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James's Account of S. H. Long's expedition, 1819-1820 by Edwin James( )

1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ojibue spelling book by Edwin James( Book )

4 editions published in 1846 in English and Ojibwa and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanderings of a beauty : a tale of the real and the ideal by Edwin James( )

4 editions published between 1863 and 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Adah Isaacs Menken. With selections from "Infelecia." [sic] Ed. James, author and publisher by Edwin James( Book )

3 editions published between 1869 and 1881 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O-jib-ue spelling book : designed for the use of native learners by Edwin James( Book )

2 editions published in 1835 in English and Ojibwa and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistical account of the town of Middlebury, in the state of Vermont. Part first by Frederick Hall( Book )

2 editions published in 1821 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country drained by the Mississippi by Stephen H Long( )

1 edition published in 1822 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James's Account of S.H. Long's expedition, 1819-1820 by Edwin James( Book )

6 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indian captivity (1789-1822) John Tanner's narrative of his captivity among the Ottawa and Ojibwa Indians by John Tanner( Book )

2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative of John Tanner "the falcon" : his Indian captivity & adventures by John Tanner( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A narrative of John Tanner "the falcon" : his Indian captivity & adventures
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A narrative of John Tanner "the falcon" : his Indian captivity & adventures
Alternative Names
Edwin James Amerikaans botanicus (1797-1861)

Edwin James US-amerikanischer Botaniker, Geologe, Sachbuchautor und Bibelübersetzer

James, E. 1797-1861

James, Edwin 1797-1861

Джеймс, Эдвин

ادوين جيمس

ادوین جیمز

Languages
English (233)

German (26)

Ojibwa (5)

French (4)