Anson"s voyage round the world in the years 1740-44 with an account of the last capture of a Manila galleon by Walter, Richard

Cover of: Anson

Published by Dover Publications in New York .

Written in English

Read online

Subjects:

  • Anson, George Anson, Baron, 1697-1762.,
  • Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementthe authorized version by Richard Walter. With prefatory notes by G. S. Laird Clowes, and with a new introd. by Percy G. Adams.
GenreEarly works to 1800.
ContributionsAnson, George Anson, Baron, 1697-1762.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG420 .A5 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, lxiv, 402 p.
Number of Pages402
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5437120M
ISBN 100486229939
LC Control Number73085692
OCLC/WorldCa947635

Download Anson"s voyage round the world in the years 1740-44

Baron George Anson Anson A Voyage Round The World, In The Years () Paperback – J by George Anson (Author), Richard Walter (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating5/5(1). Voyage Round the World in the Years (Oxford English memoirs and travels)/5. Anson's Voyage around the World: In the Years by Richard Walter sacked the city of Paita in Peru and managed to capture a Manila galleon before sailing home the rest of the way around the world.

The author, Richard Ansons voyage round the world in the years 1740-44 book, was chaplain aboard, and it is interesting to compare this book with Woodes Roger's account of the same Pages: Anson's voyage round the world in the years With an account of the last capture of a Manila galleon; by Walter, Richard and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

A Voyage Round the World, in the YearsVolume 1 A Voyage Round the World, in the YearsRichard Walter: Author: George Anson: Compiled by: Richard Walter: Published: Original from: University of Lausanne: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Book Detail. Anson’s Voyage Around the World In the Years Author: Chaplain Richard Walter Be the first to review “Anson’s Voyage Around the World In the Years ” Cancel reply.

You must be logged in to post a review. Product Search. Search for: Book Categories. A Voyage Round The World In The Years (Everyman's Library) by Lord Anson, introduction by John Masefield, series editor Ernest Rhys and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Page 90 - Thy terribleness hath deceived thee, and the pride of thine heart, O thou that dwellest in the clefts of the rock, that boldest the height of the hill: though thou shouldest make thy nest as high as the eagle, I will bring thee down from thence, saith the LORD.

17 Also Edom shall be a desolation: every one that goeth by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss at all the plagues thereof. George Anson's voyage around the world which resulted in a captured of a major Spanish treasure ship haven't been told in such details in a long time.

I believed the author did good justice to this s: Documents relating to Anson's voyage round the world, / edited by Glyndwr Williams.

G A6 W5 Narrative of a voyage round the world performed in Her Majesty's Ship Sulphur during the years including details of the naval operations in China from Dec. to Nov. A voyage round the world [microform]: in the years, by George Anson, Esq., afterwards Lord Anson; commander in chief of a squadron of His.

The Account of Lord Anson's Voyage round the world, written by his chaplain, Richard Walter, is one of Egland's classics of the sea. It is based on Anson's own private papers, and may be considered as to all intents and purposes the Commodore's own work/5.

Voyage Around the World (Hardback or Cased Book) Anson, George. Published by Franklin Classics 10/14/ () ISBN X ISBN New.

A Voyage Around the World in the years M,DCC,XL,I,II,III,IV Volume First. Anson, George & Walter, Richard (Compiler) Published by Gavin Alston () Used. Although several private journals of the voyage had been published, the official version of events was published in Londonas A Voyage Round the World in by George Anson Esq, now Lord Anson, Commander-in-Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty's Ships Sent upon an Expedition to the South Seas Compiled from his Papers and Materials by.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Vol. dated "The first two volumes were compiled by David Henry; the third and fourth by another hand; to which, inMr. Henry added a fifth, containing Capt.

Cook's voyage in the Resolution; and ina sixth, containing the last voyage of Capt. Cook"--Halkett and. Anson, George Anson, Baron, Anson's voyage round the world in the years New York, Dover Publications [] (OCoLC) Named Person: George Anson Anson, Baron; George Anson Anson, Baron: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: George Anson Anson, Baron; Richard Walter.

Get this from a library. Anson's voyage round the world in the years with an account of the last capture of a Manila galleon. [George Anson Anson, Baron; Richard Walter]. Buy Anson's Voyage Round the World in the Years With an Account of the Last Capture of a Manila Galleon by Walter, Richard (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 3. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. A Voyage Round the World in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV by Anson - Free Ebook Menu.

A voyage round the world in the years [4]4 by Walter, Richard,Dent edition. About this Item: Heron Book & Son, London England, Faux Leather. Condition: Very Good. First Thus. A Voyage Round the World by Lord Anson with a forward by John Masefield No date but circa s Red and gilt decorated Faux Leather Boards with gold- yellow bookmark This book was set for J.M.

Dent & sons l (We carry a wide selection of titles in The Arts, Theology, History. Buy Voyage Round The World In The YEars by George Anson (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 2. A Voyage Round the World in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV - Ebook written by George Anson Baron Anson, Benjamin Robins.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Voyage Round the World in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. A voyage round the world: in the years M,DCC,XL,I,II,III,IV / by George Anson, Esq.; now Lord Anson, Commander in Chief of a Squadron of his Majesty's Ships, sent upon an Expedition to the South Seas: compiled from his papers and materials, by Richard Walter, M.A.

Chaplain of the Ship the Centurion in that Expedition. Buy a cheap copy of Lord Anson's Voyage Round The World book by Richard Walter. in george anson set out from england under orders from king george to harass and distress the spanish coast of south america.

startig with a fleet of eight Free shipping over $ A delightful, well-illustrated work from the Age of Exploration, recounting Lord Anson's exciting and eventful Voyage Round the World in the Yearswith forty-two fold-outs depicting battle scenes, animals, ships, maps, landscapes, seascapes, etc.

This copy with all forty-two numbered plates, but missing a frontis chart of the world. VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD IN THE YEARS MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV.

Item # LARGE-PAPER SUBSCRIBER'S COPY PRINTED ON ROYAL PAPER PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR ANSON, George; Richard Walter, compiler. A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD IN THE YEARS MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. By George Anson, Esq; Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty's Ships, sent upon an. Apple Books Preview.

Oprah’s Book Club Anson's Voyage Round the World. Richard Walter. • 1 Rating; Publisher Description. It was in the reign of Elizabeth that England first became the enemy of Spain.

Rivals as yet Spain had none, whether in Europe or beyond the seas. England for years he had seemed to hold in the hollow of his. Author of A voyage round the world, A voyage round the world in the years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV by George Anson, Esq., now Lord Anson, commander in chief of a squadron of His Majesty's ships, sent upon an expedition to the South-Seas, A voyage round the world in the yearsAnson's voyage round the world, A voyage round the world in the years [4]4, Reize rondsom de.

The year isSpain is at war with Great Britain, and Commodore George Anson leads a mission to the Pacific to take control of Spanish possessions. In doing so he completed a circumnavigation of the globe. Read the true story of that voyage recorded by Anson's chaplain Richard Walter in.

In Richard Walter, A voyage round the world in the years by George Anson, edited from the original narrative, with notes, by D. Laing Purves. Edinburgh: W. Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell, This illustration, included in an abridgement from the original narrative, shows how the story shifted over time from a navigational treatise and.

Buy A Voyage Round the World in the Years (Illustrated Edition) by George Anson, Richard Walter from Waterstones today.

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ He was elevated to the peerage as Lord Anson, Baron of Soberton, in the County of Southampton on 11 June Inthe memoir of Anson's circumnavigation—Voyage Round the World in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV —was published, having been edited from his notes and Richard Walter's journals by Benjamin Robins.

Product Information. Inin the first year of war with Spain, Commodore George Anson set sail with a squadron of six British warships.

His secret mission, prowling the world's longest, richest, most far-flung ocean trade route, was to seize the legendary Spanish galleon on her yearly voyage from Acapulco to Manila laden with Peruvian silver, "the prize of all the oceans.".

Anson, George A Voyage round the World, In the Years by George Anson, Esq; Late Lord Anson, Commander in chief of a Squadron of his Majesty’s Ships, sent upon an Expedition to the South Seas.

Compiled from his papers and materials by Richard Walter, M.A. Chaplain of the Ship the Centurion, in that Expedition [Volume 1 & 2].

Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Anson, George Anson, Baron, ; Format: Book; xvi, p.: ill., map. A Chart Shewing The Track of the Centurion Round the World ( x 9"). This chart delineates Anson's world circumnavigation, one of the last great buccaneering voyages.

Details in the chart are limited to the immediate region of the voyage leaving continental interiors blank. HMS Centurion was a gun fourth rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, built at Portsmouth Dockyard and launched on 6 January At the time of Centurion's construction, the Establishment dictated the dimensions of almost every ship being built.

Owing to concerns over the relative sizes of British ships compared to their continental rivals, Centurion was ordered to be built 1 ft (0. George Anson's Illustration of Taga House, "Sight of the Watering Place of the Island of Tinian." An illustration from George Anson’s Voyage Around the World in the Years Anson was the first to produce an illustration of the House of Taga inwhile recuperating for two months after two years at : K.

AN UNPUBLISHED ACCOUNT OF ANSON'S FAMOUS VOYAGE. The precise authorship of the Voyage has long been a subject of debate. Although the title-page states that the book was "compiled" by Richard Walter, chaplain of Anson's flagship the 'Centurion', Sir John Barrow's Life of George, Lord Anson claimed that it was written by Colonel Benjamin.

Anson's Voyage Round the World. The Text Reduced. By. Richard Walter. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Book Excerpt. Anson's Voyage Round the World The Text Reduced Language: English: LoC Class: G: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Subject: Voyages around the world -- Early works to Subject: Anson, George Anson, Baron, Category: Text: audio books by Jane Austen.George Anson's famous voyage around the world, perhaps the greatest example of perseverance in the face of adversity in naval history, began in September of and ended in Inan account of this incredible voyage&#x;A Voyage Round the World, In the Years .

59850 views Friday, November 20, 2020