WorldCat Identities

Murray, John 1808-1892

Overview
Works: 241 works in 449 publications in 2 languages and 2,619 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Guidebooks  Poetry  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fables  Prayers and devotions 
Roles: Author, Publisher, Printer, Editor, Other
Classifications: PS2384, 813.3
Publication Timeline
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Explorations & adventures in equatorial Africa : with accounts of the manners and customs of the people, and of the chace of the gorilla, crocodile, leopard, elephant, hippopotamus, and other animals by Paul B Du Chaillu( Book )

2 editions published between 1861 and 2008 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook for travellers in India, Pakistan, Burma and Ceylon by John Murray (Firm)( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey to Ashango-Land : and further penetration into equatorial Africa by Paul Belloni Du Chaillu( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typee : a peep at Polynesian life ; Omoo : a narrative of adventures in the South Seas ; Mardi, and a voyage thither by Herman Melville( Book )

2 editions published in 1846 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman Melville's first book, partly based on his actual experiences as a captive on Nuku Hiva (which Melville spelled as Nukuheva) in the South Pacific Marquesas Islands
Solitary rambles and adventures of a hunter in the prairies by John Palliser( Book )

1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook for travellers in India and Pakistan, Burma and Ceylon, including the Portuguese and French possessions and the Indian States by John Murray( Book )

5 editions published between 1949 and 1953 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrative of an explorer in tropical South Africa by Francis Galton( Book )

1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the origin of species : a facsimile of the first edition by Charles Darwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1866 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States the evidence for a theory of evolution, explains how evolution takes place, and discusses instinct, hybridism, fossils, distribution and classification
Murray's handbook for Scotland, 1894 by John Murray( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vegetable garden : illustrations, descriptions, and culture of the garden vegetables of cold and temperate climates by Vilmorin-Andrieux et cie( Book )

1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hymns in prose for children by Barbauld( Book )

4 editions published between 1864 and 1880 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of inspirational and moral tracts published for children at the end of the eighteenth century to encourage reading and strength of character
Handbook for Egypt and the Sudan by John Murray( Book )

2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Q. Horati Flacci Opera by Q Horatius Flaccus( Book )

1 edition published in 1868 in Latin and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 21 der Burgerbibliothek Bern (S. XI)
Mary Schweidler, the amber witch : the most interesting trial for witchcraft ever known by Wilhelm Meinhold( Book )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel based of Schweidler's account of an actual trial
A hand-book for travellers in central Italy; including the Papal states, Rome, and the cities of Etruria by John Murray( Book )

4 editions published between 1843 and 1850 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook for travellers in the Isle of Wight by John Murray( Book )

2 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hand-book for travellers in northern Italy : states of Sardinia, Lombardy and Venice, Parma and Piacenza, Modena, Lucca, Massa-Carrara, and Tuscany as far as the Val d'Arno, with travelling map and plans by John Murray (Firm)( Book )

15 editions published between 1842 and 1903 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aesop's fables; a new version chiefly from original sources by Aesop( Book )

5 editions published between 1852 and 1858 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of numerous fables from Aesop translated by George Fyler Townsend, including such familiar ones as "The wolf and the lamb," "The bat and the weasels," "The ass and the grasshopper," "The lion and the mouse," and "The charcoal-burner and the fuller." Also includes "The father and his sons," "The boy hunting locusts," "The cock and the jewel," "The kingdom of the lion," ... and many others
 
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Alternative Names
Editor of handbooks

John Murray

John Murray 1808–1892)

John Murray (1808–1892) Brits uitgever (1808-1892)

John Murray 1808–1892) englischer Verleger

John Murray (Verleger, 1808) englischer Verleger

Murray, .. 1808-1892

Murray III, John 1808-1892

Murray, John 1808-1892

Murray, John 1808-1892 III.

Murray, John III

Murray, John III. 1808-1892

Verifier 1808-1892

Languages
English (97)

Latin (1)