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4 edition of St. Helena, 1502-1938 found in the catalog.

St. Helena, 1502-1938

Philip Gosse

St. Helena, 1502-1938

by Philip Gosse

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Published by Cassell and company, limited in London [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Saint Helena
    • Subjects:
    • Saint Helena -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Philip Gosse. With colour frontispiece and 33 illustrations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT671.S2 G6 1938
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 446, [1] p.
      Number of Pages446
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6380140M
      LC Control Number38037246
      OCLC/WorldCa4952085

      I believe the St. Helena book you mention must be Philip Gosse's "St. Helena ". I have a copy, and found it to be very interesting. The book mentions Alexander Beatson starting a demonstration farm on the island with special farm workers sent out from England. ST. HELENA: THE POOR FORGOTTEN ORPHAN. Phillip Gosse’s book “St. Helena ” is a readable history of. those years. It had been out of print until Trevor Hearl, History lecturer at Cheltenham College, with which St. Helena’s Education Department had an invaluable Link for many years, had it reprinted. In the last Chapter, Gosse.

      Philip Gosse, St Helena , London, , p For this and other biographical information on da Nova see Grande Enciolopédia e Brasileira, Vol XVIII, Lisboa, , p. John Barnes, A Tour Through the Island of St Helena, London: , p T.H. Brooke, History of the Island of St Helena, (second edition), London, , p. 'According to Philip Gosse in his book St. Helena , 'L worth of halfpenny tokens (70,) were issued and were in circulation for many years before they came to official notice, when orders were issued for there withdrawal' Vice p. who goes on to suggest those orders were probably in when the Crown took over from the East.

      Together with the Journal Kept by Gourgaud on their Journey from Waterloo to St. Helena. Author: Baron Gaspard Gourgaud; Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» First published in its English translation in , this memoir is composed from private journal entries of Gaspard Gourgaud . Taschenbuch. Neuware - Napoleon at St. Helena is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hans Elektronisches Buch is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other a publisher we focus on the preservation of historical works of .


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St Helena by Philip Gosse was originally published inyet reprinted in I have a reprinted edition. I first saw this book while on the S. Agulhas II en route to Tristan da Cunha four years ago.5/5.

St Helena by Philip Gosse was originally published inyet reprinted in I have a reprinted edition. I first saw this book while on the S.

Agulhas II en route to Tristan da Cunha four years ago. I wanted to read this hefty book thick pages--before my return visit to Tristan inso I endeavoured to find an /5(5). Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gosse, Philip, St.

Helena, London [etc.] Cassell and Co. Get this from a library. Helena, [Philip Gosse]. out of 5 stars St. Helena, Reviewed in the United States on 3 October Verified Purchase.

This book I found St. Helena extremely interesting, chalk full of excellent information and was a great help in my continued study and research on my families genealogy. There are few to almost no books available on the history and the peoples St.

Helena. As with others featured on this page, it is not clear how Gosse got from this to writing a history of St Helena, but he did. His book, ‘St Helena ’, was drawn from extensive archival research and from personal papers given to him by descendents of prominent islanders, also including the work of Kitching.

The Janisch Memorial Philip Gosse, already an St. Helena collector of St. Heleniana” made a six week visit to St. Helena early in and subsequently published his “permanently valuable, well documented, enthusiastic and easily read book” St.

Helena Author: John Grimshaw. Oswestry: Anthony Nelson, for the period People Names (Janisch book). Over people’s names have been extracted from Hudson Ralph Janisch, Extracts from the St Helena Records, St Helena, Benjamin Grant, People Names (Royle book). Saint Helena (/ h ə ˈ l iː n ə / hə-LEE-nə) is a remote volcanic tropical island in the South Atlantic Ocean, belonging to the United island lies some 1, kilometres (1, mi) west of the coast of southwestern Africa, and 4, kilometres (2, mi) east of Rio de Janeiro on the South American coast.

It is one of three British Overseas Territory grouped as Saint Helena Sovereign state: United Kingdom. Details about St. Helena, by Gosse, Philip Hardback Book The Cheap Fast Free Post Be the first to write a review.

Helena, by Gosse, Philip Hardback Book. Helena, by Gosse, Philip and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Sir Robert Brooke (–) was a lieutenant-colonel in the army of Bengal and governor of the island of St Helena from to He married, inAnna Maria Mapletoft, daughter of Reverend Robert Mapletoft, assistant chaplain to the East India Company at St John's, Calcutta; they had five sons and two daughters.

Buy St. Helena, Revised edition by Gosse, Philip, Hearl, Trevor (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(3). Philip Gosse came here isand wrote the classic history book ‘St Helena - ’, reprinted by Trevor Hearl. A set of photocopies and a complete set of over photographs was donated to PAS Library by Trevor Hearl in s for school use.

The glass slides were photographed and the enlargements made by the Audio-Visual Aids. An interesting but odd book that combines photos of St. Helena with medical articles from the St. Helena News.

Gosse, P. Helena Nelson, Oswestry. ISBN: A new edition of Gosse's classic book on St. Helena. Blackburn, J. The Emperor's Last Island: A Journey to St. Helena. Secker & Warburg, London. ISBN. Title: St. Helena Author Name: Gosse, Philip Categories: Other, Edition: First Edition Publisher: London, Cassell and Company: () Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket Inscription: Signed by Author Seller ID: It is not a connected narrative history of St.

Helena, a kind of updated version of Philip Gosse’s St Helenawhich many (myself included) expected, and indeed urged, Trevor1 to write; nor is it an academic monograph, such as Stephen Royle’s The Company’s Island; rather it is a collection of some thirty articles and essays, some. Very rare first edition of the first and anonymous monograph on the South Atlantic Island, attributed to Francis Duncan, M.

D., by Philip Gosse in his St. Helena, (p. He lists two earlier works on the island, a German 8-page pamphlet on the Dutch taking possession, and an imaginary Voyage to the Moon from St.

Helena by. People Names (Gosse book). Over people’s names and activities, occupations and relationships have been extracted from Philip Gosse, St Helena Oswestry: Anthony Nelson, for the period Mr. Hearl who was quite knowledgeable in the history of St Helena authored the introduction in the new edition of the book St Helena by Philip Gosse.

The microfilms used in my research were the St Helena Parish Registers, to ; these are the property of the Family History Library of the Mormon Church, Salt Lake City, UT. 1 Philip Gosse, St Helena (London, ), 2 3. 2 For the two earliest published, but contradictory, Portuguese accounts of St Helena's discovery see G.

B. Ramusio. Delle Navigationi et Viaggi, I (Venice, ),and Asia de Joao de Barros. dos Feitos que os Portugueses Fizerao no Descobrimento e Conquista dos Mares e Terras do.What first led you to examine the connection between St Helena and The Tempest? I read Philip Gosse’s “St Helena – ”, which is by far the best history of the island, and was immediately struck by similarities between the island’s earliest long-term inhabitant and a character in “The Tempest”.St Helena Search through this brilliant site, check out the carnivals, the Gravity Rush, check-in on Jonathon the tortoise, at years old is believed to be the world’s oldest living land animal.

You can spend all day on that website, but before you leave don’t forget to visit the coffee page. Napoleon Bonaparte adored St Helena coffee.