WorldCat Identities

Byng, John 1704-1757

Overview
Works: 408 works in 1,093 publications in 2 languages and 26,542 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Naval history  Diaries  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc  Drama  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Honoree
Classifications: DA620, 942.072
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Most widely held works about John Byng
 
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Most widely held works by John Byng
The Torrington diaries; a selection from the tours of the Hon. John Byng (later fifth Viscount Torrington) between the years 1781 and 1794 by John Byng Torrington( Book )

79 editions published between 1934 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume II. Facsimile reprint of edition first published in London by Eyre and Spottiswoode in 1935
The Byng papers : selected from the letters and papers of Admiral Sir George Byng, first viscount Torrington, and of his son, Admiral the Hon. John Byng by George Byng Torrington( Book )

7 editions published between 1930 and 1932 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of the Honourable Admiral John Byng at a court martial by John Byng( Book )

30 editions published between 1757 and 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral Byng was court-martialled and found guilty of failing to "do his utmost" to prevent Minorca falling to the French following the Battle of Minorca (1756)
Testament politique de l'amiral Byng by John Byng( Book )

19 editions published between 1759 and 2005 in French and English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A copy of a paper delivered by the Honourable Admiral Byng, to William Brough, Esq by John Byng( )

10 editions published between 1757 and 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiral Byng in the Elysian Shades. A poem by John Byng( Book )

4 editions published in 1757 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sham fight: or, political humbug : A state farce, in two acts. As it was acted by some persons of distinction in the M-d-n, and elsewhere by SHAM FIGHT( Book )

1 edition published in 1756 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At twelve Mr. Byng was shot by Dudley Pope( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Vindication of Admiral John Byng, who was tried and executed on trumped-up charges of treason by a British Admiralty court-martial in 1757
A Letter to Lord Robert Bertie : relating to his conduct in the Mediterranean, and his defence of Admiral Byng by Robert Bertie( Book )

1 edition published in 1757 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Some further particulars in relation to the case of Admiral Byng : from original papers, &c. : fiat justitia! by William Hawkins( )

1 edition published in 1756 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bing, John

Bing, John 1704-1757

Byng 1704-1757

Byng 1704-1757 Admiral

Byng 1704-1757 amiral

Byng 1704-1757 Mr

Byng (Admiral (John), 1704-1757

Byng, amiral (John), 1704-1757

Byng, Johann 1704-1757

Byng (Mr. (John), 1704-1757

John Byng ammiraglio inglese

John Byng britischer Admiral und Politiker

Torrington, John 1704-1757

Джон Бинг

ג'ון בינג

ジョン・ビング

約翰·拜恩

Languages
English (351)

French (19)

Covers
Admiral Byng : his rise and execution