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The Cambridge History of English and American Literature in 18 Volumes (1907–21).
Vol. 14. The Victorian Age, Part Two.

VII. The Literature of Travel, 1700–1900.


Addison, Joseph. Remarks on several parts of Italy. 1705.
Anson, George A., afterwards lord. Voyage round the World, 1740–44, compiled from papers of Anson by Walter, R. 1748.
Baker, Sir Samuel (1821–1893). The Albert Nyanza and exploration of Nile sources. 2 vols. 1866.
——The Nile tributaries of Abyssinia. 1867.
Banks, Sir J. Journal during Cook’s first voyage, ed. by Hooker, Sir J. D. 1896.
Barrow, Sir J. Travels in China. 1804.
——Travels into the interior of S. Africa. 2 vols. 1806.
——Voyage to Cochin-China. 1806.
Barrow, History of Voyages into the Arctic region. 1818.
——Voyages within the Arctic regions, from 1818 to the present time. 1846.
——Auto-biographical Memoir. 1847.
Bates, H. W. (1825–1892). The naturalist on the Amazons. 2 vols. 1863.
Belzoni, G. B. Observations and discoveries, within pyramids, tombs, etc. in Egypt and Nubia. 1820.
Bishop, Mrs. Isabella L. (born Bird) (1832–1904). Among the Tibetans. 1864.
——Unbeaten tracks in Japan. 2 vols. 1880.
——Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan. 2 vols. 1891.
——Korea and her neighbours. 2 vols. 1898.
——The Yangtze valley and beyond. 1899.
Bligh, Adm. William (1754–1817). Voyage to the S. Sea in the Bounty, the mutiny and voyage to Timor. 1792.
Borrow, George. The Bible in Spain. 1843.
Boswell, James (1740–1795). Account of Corsica. Glasgow, 1768.
——Journal of a tour to the Hebrides, with Johnson. 1786.
Bowring, Sir John (1792–1872). Siam. 2 vols. 1857.
——Visit to the Philippine Islands. 1859.
Brassey, Anna, Lady (1839–1887). A voyage in the Sunbeam. 1878.
Bremner, Robert. Excursions in Russia. 2 vols. 1839.
——Excursions in Denmark, Norway, Sweden. 2 vols. 1840.
Broughton, Lord (John Cam Hobhouse) (1786–1869). Journey through Albania. 1813.
Bruce, James. Travels to discover the source of the Nile. 5 vols. Edinburgh, 1790.
Burchell, Wm. J. (1782–1863). Travels in the interior of S. Africa. 2 vols. 1822–4.
Burckhardt, J. L. Travels in Nubia. 1819.
——Travels in Syria and the Holy Land. 1822.
——Travels in Arabia. 1829.
Burnaby, col. Fred. A. (1842–1885). A Ride to Khiva. 1876.
Burney, J. History of discoveries in the S. Sea (including History of the Buccaneers). 5 vols. 1803–17.
——History of the Buccaneers of America. New edn. 1902.
Burton, Isabel, lady (1831–1896). Romance of. Told in part by herself, and in part by Wilkins, W. H. 2 vols. 1897.
Burton, Sir Richard Francis. Pilgrimage to El-Medinah and Mecca. 2 vols. 1855–6. Ed. by Burton, lady, with introduction by Lane Poole, S. 2 vols. 1906.
——First footsteps in E. Africa; Harar. 1856.
——Lake Region of Central Africa. 2 vols. 1860.
——The City of the Saints, and across the Rocky Mts. to California. 1861.
——Abeokuta and the Cameroons Mountains. 2 vols. 1863.
——Wanderings in West Africa. 2 vols. 1863.
——Mission to Gelele, king of Dahome, with notices of the Amazons. 2 vols. 1863.
——Exploration of the Highlands of Brazil. 2 vols. 1869.
——Letters from the battlefields of Paraguay. 1870.
——Ultima Thule: a summer in Iceland. 2 vols. 1875.
——Two trips to Gorillaland and the cataracts of the Congo. 2 vols. 1876.
——Gold mines of Midian and ruined Midianite cities. 1878.
——Land of Midian revisited. 2 vols. 1879.
Burton, Life of, by Isabel lady Burton. 2 vols. 1893.
Butler, Sir Wm. F. (1832–1910). The great lone land: travel … in the N. W. of America. 1872.
Byron, George Gordon N., lord. Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage. 1812–1818.
Byron, adm. John. Narrative of Byron … on coasts of Patagonia … Loss of the Wager. 1768.
Carver, Jonathan (1725–1780). Travels through the interior of N. America. 1778.
Cayley, George John (1826–1878). Las Alforjas, or the Bridle Roads of Spain. 2 vols. 1853.
Chalmers, James (1841–1901). Pioneering in New Guinea. 1887.
Chesterton, George Laval. Peace, War and Adventure. 2 vols. 1853.
Churchill, A. and J. (publishers). Collection of voyages and travels. 6 vols. 1704–32.
Clarke, E. D. Travels in Europe, Asia, Africa. 1810–24.
——Life, by bishop W. Otter. 2 vols. 1824.
Conder, Claude, Regnier (1848–1910). Tent work in Palestine. 1878.
——Palestine. 1889.
Cook, James. Journal during his first voyage, 1768–71. Ed. Wharton, Capt. W. J. L. 1893.
——A voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Vols. 1 and II by capt. Cook. Vol. III by capt. T. King. Illustrated by lieut. H. Roberts. 3 vols. 1784.
——Voyages, with life by Synge, M. B. 1897.
Many accounts of Cook’s voyages have been compiled, edited or abridged from the journals of Cook, Banks and King.
Curzon, Robert. Visits to monasteries in the Levant. 1849. With an introduction by Hogarth, D. G. 1916.
Dampier, William. Voyages, 4 vols. 1697–1709. Ed. Masefield, J. 2 vols. 1906.
Darwin, Charles R. Journal of researches during the voyage of the Beagle. 1839.
Dilke, Sir Charles Wentworth. Greater Britain. 2 vols. 1868.
——Problems of Greater Britain. 2 vols. 1890.
Dillon, Peter. Successful voyage in the S. Seas to ascertain fate of La Pérouse. 2 vols. 1829.
Dixon, William Hepworth. The Holy Land. 2 vols. 1865.
——British Cyprus. 1879.
Drury, Robert (b. 1687). Madagascar. 1729.
Du Chaillu, Paul B. (1835–1903). Explorations in Equatorial Africa. 1861.
Dufferin, marquis of (1826–1902). Letters from High Latitudes. 1857.
Dundonald, 10th earl of (1775–1860). Autobiography of a Seaman. 2 vols. 1860–61.
Edwards, Amelia Blandford (1831–1892). A thousand miles up the Nile. 1877.
Elphinstone, Mountstuart (1779–1859). Account of the kingdom of Caubul. 1815.
Fielding, Henry (1707–1754). Voyage to Lisbon. 1755.
Forbes, James D. (1809–1868). Norway and its glaciers. 1853.
——Travels through the Alps (a reprint of four works by Forbes, ed. by Coolidge, W. A. B.). 1900.
Ford, Richard. Handbook for travellers in Spain. 2 vols. 1845.
——Gatherings from Spain. 1846. Rptd. in Everyman’s Series. 1906.
Forsyth, Joseph (1763–1815). On antiquities, arts, letters in Italy. 1813.
Franklin, Sir John. Narrative of journey to the shores of the Polar Sea (1819–22). 1823.
——Narrative of second expedition to the Polar Sea. 1828.
Froude, James Anthony (1818–1894). Oceana; England and her Colonies. 1886.
Geographical Society, Royal. Journal and Proceedings. 1832 … (in progress).
Goldsmith, Oliver (1728–1774). The Traveller. 1764.
Grant, James Augustus (1827–1892). A Walk across Africa. 1864.
Grattan, Thomas C. (1792–1864). Traits of Travel. 3 vols. 1829.
——Beaten paths. 2 vols. 1862.
Hall, capt. Basil, R.N. Journal on coasts of Chile, Peru, Mexico. 2 vols. 1824.
Harris, J. Collection of Voyages. 2 vols. 1764.
Hawkesworth, John. Account of voyages in the S. Hemisphere, by Byron, Wallis, Carteret, Cook. 3 vols. 1773.
Head, Sir Francis B. Journeys across the Pampas. 1826.
Johnson, Samuel (1709–1784). Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland. 1775.
Juan, G. and Ulloa, Antonio de. A voyage to S. America. Transl. by Adams, John. 2 vols. 1758. 5th edn. 1807.
Kerr, Robert. History and collection of voyages. 18 vols. 1811–24.
Kinglake, Alex. William. Eothen. 1844.
Kingsley, Charles (1819–1875). At Last: a Christmas in the W. Indies. 2 vols. 1871.
Kingsley, George (1827–1892). See South Sea Bubbles.
Kingsley, Mary H. (1862–1900). Travels in W. Africa. 1897.
Laing, Samuel (the elder 1780–1868). Journal in Norway. 1836.
——Tour in Sweden. 1839.
——Notes … on France, Prussia, etc. 1842.
Lander, Richard L. (1804–1834). Journal of Clapperton’s last expedition to Africa. 2 vols. 1830.
——and Lander, John (1807–1839). Journal of expedition to explore the Niger. 3 vols. 1832.
Layard, Sir Austen Henry. Popular account of discoveries at Nineveh. 1851.
——Discoveries in the ruins of Nineveh and Babylon. 1853.
——Early adventures in Persia, Susiana, Babylonia. 1887.
Leake, Col. Wm. Martin (1777–1860). Journal of tour in Asia Minor. 1824.
——Travels in the Morea. 3 vols. 1830.
——Travels in Northern Greece. 4 vols. 1835.
Livingstone, David. Missionary travels in S. Africa. 1857.
Livingstone, David and Livingstone, C. Expedition to the Zambesi. 1865.
McClintock, Sir Francis L. Voyage of the Fox: discovery of fate of Franklin. 1859.
——Life of McClintock, by Markham, Sir Clements R. 1909.
Macgregor, John (1825–1892). A thousand miles in the Rob Roy canoe. 1866.
——The Rob Roy on the Baltic. 1867.
——The Rob Roy on the Jordan, Nile, Red Sea, etc. 1869.
Mavor, W. F. Historical account of the most celebrated Voyages, Travels and Discoveries. 20 vols. 1796–7.
Malcolm, Sir John. Sketches of Persia. 1828.
Markham, Sir C. R. History of Arctic and Antarctic Exploration. In the press. Cambridge.
Milton, viscount, and Cheadle, W. B. The North-West Passage by land. 1865.
Montagu, E. W. (1713–1776). Letters in vol. 2 of Seward’s Anecdotes. 1795.
Moore, J. H. Collection of Voyages and Travels. 2 vols. 1780.
Muir Mackenzie, Georgina Mary and Irby, Adeline P. Across the Carpathians. 1862.
——Travels in Sclavonic Provinces of Turkey in Europe. 1867.
Oliphant, Lawrence (1829–1888). Episodes in a life of Adventure. 1887.
Palgrave, Wm. Gifford. A Year’s journey through Central and Eastern Arabia. 2 vols. 1865.
——Dutch Guiana. 1876.
——Ulysses: scenes and studies in many lands. 1887.
Park, Mungo (1771–1806). Travels in the interior … of Africa in 1795–97. 1799.
Parry, Sir W. E. Journal of a voyage for discovery of N. W. passage (1819–20). With Appendix. 1821–24.
——Journal of a second voyage (1821–23). 1824.
——Journal of a third voyage (1824–25). 1826.
——Narrative of an attempt to reach the N. Pole. (1827). 1828.
Paterson, Wm. (1755–1810). Four Journeys into the country of the Hottentots. 1789.
Peaks, Passes and Glaciers. Ed. by Ball, J. 1859. 2nd series. Ed. by Kennedy, E. S. 2 vols. 1862.
Pennant, Thomas. A tour in Scotland. 1769.
——A tour in Wales. 1773.
——A tour in Scotland and voyage to the Hebrides. 2 parts. 1774–76.
——The journey from Chester to London. 1782.
Pérouse, J. F. G. de La (1741–1788). Voyage autour du Monde. 4 vols. Paris. 1797.
Pinkerton, John. General collection of … voyages and travels … 17 vols. 1808–14.
Pococke, Richard. A description of the East and some other countries. 2 vols. 1743–45.
Porter, Sir Robert K. (1772–1842). Travelling sketches in Russia and Sweden. 2 vols. 1809.
——Travels in Georgia, Persia, Armenia, Babylonia, etc. in 1817–20. 2 vols. 1821–22.
Purvis, David L. (ed.). English Circumnavigators (abridged narratives of Dampier, Anson, Cook). 1874.
Reade, W. Winwood. African sketch-book. 2 vols. 1873.
——Story of the Ashantee campaign. 1874.
Rogers, Woodes (d. 1732). A cruizing voyage round the World. 1712.
Ross, Sir James C. (1800–1862). Voyage in the Southern and Antarctic Regions (1839–1843). 2 vols. 1847.
Ross, Sir John (1777–1856). A voyage of discovery … for exploring Baffins’s Bay and … a N. W. Passage. 1819.
——Narrative of a second voyage in search of N. W. Passage (1829–33). 1835.
Scoresby, William (1789–1857). Memorials of the Sea. 1833.
Scott, Robert Falcon. Journal of last expedition, arranged by Huxley, T. E., with preface by Markham, Sir Clements R. 1913.
Selkirk, Alexander. Life, by Howell, John. 1829.
Sleeman, Sir Wm. H. (1788–1856). Rambles and recollections of an Indian Official. 2 vols. 1844.
Smollett, Tobias G. (1721–1771). Travels through France and Italy. 2 vols. 1766.
South Sea Bubbles. By the Earl and the Doctor (13th earl of Pembroke and Kingsley, Geo. H.). 1872.
Speke, John H. Journal of discovery of the source of the Nile. 1863.
Stanley, Sir Henry M. (1840–1904). The finding of Livingstone. 1872.
——Through the Dark Continent. 2 vols. 1878.
——In Darkest Africa. 2 vols. 1890.
Stanford’s Compendium of Geography and Travel. New Issue. 12 vols. 1895–1902.
Stephen, Sir Leslie. The playground of Europe. 1871.
Sterne, Laurence (1713–1768). Sentimental journey through France and Italy. 2 vols. 1768.
Stevenson, R. L. An inland voyage. 1878.
——Travels with a donkey in the Cevennes. 1879.
——Across the Plains. 1892.
——The amateur emigrant. Essays of Travel. In collected works. 1894–98.
Tennent, Sir James E. (1804–1869). Natural History of Ceylon. 1861.
Trollope, Anthony (1815–1882). The West Indies and the Spanish Main. 1859.
——Travelling Sketches. 1886.
Tyndall, John (1820–1893). The glaciers of the Alps. 1860.
——Hours of exercise in the Alps. 1871.
Vancouver, George. Voyage of discovery to the N. Pacific and round the World. 3 vols. 1798.
Wallace, Alfred Russel. Travels on the Amazon and Rio Negro. 1853.
——The Malay Archipelago. 2 vols. 1869.
Walter, R. See Anson.
Warburton, Eliot B. G. The Crescent and the Cross. 2 vols. 1844.
Waterton, Charles. Wanderings in S. America. 1825.
White, W. (1811–1893). On foot through the Tyrol. 1856.
——A month in Yorkshire. 2nd edn. 1858.
Whymper, Edward. Scrambles among the Alps. 1870.
——Travels among the Great Andes of the Equator. 1892.
Wilkinson, Sir John Gardner (1797–1875). Dalmatia and Montenegro. 1848.
Wilson, A. (1831–1881). The Abode of Snow. 1875.
Wingfield, Lewis S. (1842–1891). Under the palms in Algeria and Tunis. 2 vols. 1868.
——Wanderings of a globe-trotter in the Far East. 2 vols. 1889.
Wood, Robert (1717?–1771). The ruins of Palmyra. 1753.
World Displayed, The. A curious collection of Voyages and Travels, with introduction by Johnson, Samuel. 20 vols. 1774–78.
Young, Arthur (1741–1820). A Tour in Ireland, 1776–79. 2 vols. 1780.
——Travels in France 1787–89. 1792.


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