WorldCat Identities

Barlow, R.

Overview
Works: 7 works in 43 publications in 1 language and 2,182 library holdings
Genres: History  Diaries 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: G161, 910.82
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by R Barlow
The diary of William Hedges, esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges), during his agency in Bengal : as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1697) by William Hedges( )

19 editions published between 1887 and 2016 in English and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of William Hedges, Esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges) during his agency in Bengal as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1687) by William Hedges( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of William Hedges, esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges), during his agency in Bengal; as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1697) by William Hedges( Book )

6 editions published between 1887 and 2017 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of William Hedges, Esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges), during his agency in Bengal, as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1687) by William Hedges( Book )

3 editions published between 1887 and 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited (and sometimes translated) early accounts of exploration. The first series, which ran from 1847 to 1899, consists of 100 books containing published or previously unpublished works by authors from Christopher Columbus to Sir Francis Drake, and covering voyages to the New World, to China and Japan, to Russia and to Africa and India. Three volumes, published in 1887, are devoted to the diary of William Hedges (1632-1701) who in 1681 became the first Agent of the East India Company at its new base in Bengal. The first volume contains a transcription of the diary itself; Volume 2 contains a collection of documents relevant to Hedges' time in India; and Volume 3 is a documentary history of Thomas Pitt, grandfather of Pitt the Elder and Governor of Fort St George, who appears frequently in Hedges' diary
Diary of William Hedges by Henry Yule( )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary is transcribed, with introductory notes, etc. by R. Barlow, and illustrated by 'Copious Extracts from Unpublished Records, etc.' by Colonel Henry Yule. The volume is continued in First Series 75 and 78. The whole work contains: I. The diary, with index.--II. Notices regarding Sir William Hedges, documentary memoirs of Job Charnock, and other biographical and miscellaneous illustrations of the time in India. -III. Documentary contributions to a biography of Thomas Pitt, governor of Fort St. George; with collections on the early history of the company's settlement in Bengal; and on early charts and topography of the Hugli River The supplementary material consists of the 1886 annual report. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1887
The diary of William Hedges, Esq. : afterwards Sir William Hedges, during his agency in Bengal : as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1687) by William Hedges( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary, during his agency in Bengal by William Hedges( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The diary of William Hedges, esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges), during his agency in Bengal : as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1697) Diary of William Hedges
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The diary of William Hedges, Esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges) during his agency in Bengal as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1687)Diary of William HedgesThe diary of William Hedges, Esq. : afterwards Sir William Hedges, during his agency in Bengal : as well as on his voyage out and return overland (1681-1687)
Languages
English (43)