Name British Travel Writing: Women's Travel Writing, 1780–1840
Online Source http://www4.wlv.ac.uk/btw/
Description

This project aims to restore visibility to 139 women who published travel books as authors, co-authors, contributors, letterpress writers, editors, and translators during a period in which women’s travel writing became established in Britain and Ireland.

Citation

British Travel Writing: Women's Travel Writing, 1780–1840. University of Wolverhampton, 2014, www4.wlv.ac.uk/btw/.

Title List

Displaying 25 titles of 99 total.

ID Title Author Firms (City) Date Edition
14542 A Description of the Part of Devonshire Bordering on the Tamar and the Tavy; Its Natural History, Manners, Customs, Superstitions, Scenery, Antiquities, Biography of Eminent Persons, &c. &c. In a Series of Letters to Robert Southey, Esq. By Mrs. Bray, Author of 'Travels in Normandy,' 'Fitz of Fitz-Ford,' 'The Talba,' 'De Foix,' etc. In Three Volumes. Bray, Anna Eliza
John Murray II [Albemarle] (London)
1836
6795 A dialogue between a lady and her pupils, describing a journey through England and Wales; in which a detail of the different arts and manufactures of each city and town is accurately given; Interspersed with Observations and Descriptions in Natural History. Designed for young ladies and schools. By Mrs. Brook. Brooke, Charlotte
[1800?]
14587 A Journal of Eighteen Days Excursion on the Eastern and Southern Borders of Dartmoor, and on the Western Vicinity of Exmoor; Including Ilfracombe, Lynton, &c. By Miss Dixon, Author of “Castalian Hours,” &c. &c. Dixon, Sophie
1830
14588 A Journal of Ten Days Excursion on the Western and Northern Borders of Dartmoor. By Miss Dixon, Author of “Castalian Hours,” &c. &c. Dixon, Sophie
1830
14451 A Journal of Voyages and Travels, by the Late Thomas Rees, Serjeant of Marines. Published for the Benefit of the Author's Orphan Daughter. Rees, Thomas
1822
1813 A journey made in the summer of 1794, through Holland and the western frontier of Germany, with a Return down the Rhine: to which are added Observations during a tour to the lakes of Lancashire, Westmoreland, and Cumberland. By Ann Radcliffe. Radcliffe, Ann
Radcliffe, William
George, George, and John Robinson (London)
1795
2292 A journey through the Crimea to Constantinople. In a series of letters from the right honourable Elizabeth Lady Craven, to His Serene Highness the Margrave of Brandebourg, Anspach, and Bareith. Written in the year MDCCLXXXVI. Craven, Elizabeth
George, George, John and James Robinson (London)
1789
14583 A Picture of Monmouthshire, or an Abridgement of Mr. Coxe’s Historical Tour in Monmouthshire. By a Lady. Coxe, Emilia Henrietta
Coxe, William
Thomas Cadell and William Davies (London)
1802
5515 A residence in France, during the years 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795; described in a series of letters from an English lady: with general and incidental remarks on the French character and manners. Prepared for the press by John Gifford, Esq. author of the History of France, letter to Lord Lauderdale, &c. In two volumes. Biggs, Rachel Charlotte
Thomas Norton Longman (London)
1797
14640 A Residence in France, During the Years 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795; Described in a Series of Letters From an English Lady: with General and Incidental Remarks on the French Character and Manners. Prepared for the Press by John Gifford, Esq. Author of the History of France, Letter to Lord Lauderdale, Letter to the Hon. T. Erskine, &c. First American Edition. Biggs, Rachel Charlotte
Cornelius Davis (New York)
1798 First American Edition.
5526 A residence in France, during the years 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795; described in a series of letters from an English lady: with general and incidental remarks on the French character and manners. Prepared for the press by John Gifford, Esq. Author of the History of France, Letter to Lord Lauderdale, Letter to the Hon. T. Erskine, &c. In two volumes. ... Biggs, Rachel Charlotte
Thomas Norton Longman (London)
1797
5525 A residence in France, during the years 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795; described in a series of letters from an English lady: with general and incidental remarks on the French character and manners. Prepared for the press by John Gifford, Esq. Author of the History of France, Letter to Lord Lauderdale, Letter to the Hon. T. Erskine, &c. In two volumes. Third Edition. Biggs, Rachel Charlotte
Thomas Norton Longman (London)
1797 Third Edition.
5136 A sketch of modern France. In a series of letters to a lady of fashion. Written in the years 1796 and 1797, during a tour through France. By a lady. Edited by C. L. Moody, LL.D. F.A.S. Beaumont, Louise Elisa
Thomas Cadell and William Davies (London)
1798
14469 A Summer amongst the Bocages and the Vines. By Louisa Stuart Costello. Author of “Specimens of the Early Poetry of France.” In Two Volumes. Costello, Louisa Stuart
Richard Bentley (London)
1840
4584 A Tour in Switzerland; Or, a View of the Present State of the Governments and Manners of Those Cantons: With Comparative Sketches of the Present State of Paris. By Helen Maria Williams. Williams, Helen Maria
George, George, and John Robinson (London)
1798
14445 A Tour in the Isle of Wight, in the Autumn of 1820. Currente Calamo. Unknown,
1822
14584 A Tour through the Upper Provinces of Hindostan; Comprising a Period between the Years 1804 and 1814: with Remarks and Authentic Anecdotes. To Which Is Annexed, a Guide up the River Ganges, with a Map from the Source to the Mouth. By A. D. Deane, Ann
Charles and John Rivington (London)
1823
14450 A Young Englishman's First Residence in Jamaica. By a Widow. Unknown,
1836
1156 Africa Described, in Its Ancient and Present State; Including Accounts from Bruce, Ledyard, Lucas, Horneman, Park, Salt, Jackson, Sir F. Henniker, Belzoni, the Portuguese Missionaries, and Others, down to the Recent Discoveries by Major Denham, Dr. Oudney, and Captain Clapperton; Intended for the Use of Young Persons and Schools. By Mrs. Hofland Hofland, Barbara
Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green (London)
1828 1
470 An Account of the Abipones, an Equestrian People of Paraguay. From the Latin of M. Dobrizhoffer, Eighteen Years a Missionary in that Country. In Three Volumes. Dobrizhoffer, Martinus
John Murray II [Albemarle] (London)
1822 1st London Edition
13681 An Account of the American Baptist Mission to the Burman Empire: in a Series of Letters, Addressed to a Gentleman in London. By Ann H. Judson. Judson, Ann
1823
13682 An Appendix to the Descriptions of Paris. By Madame Domeier. Domeier, Esther Lucie
Samuel Leigh (London)
1820
694 Belgium and Western Germany in 1833; Including Visits to Baden-Baden, Wiesbaden, Cassel, Hanover, the Harz Mountains, &c. &c. By Mrs. Trollope, Author of “Domestic Manners of the Americans.” In Two Volumes. Trollope, Frances
John Murray II [Albemarle] (London)
1834
14465 Domestic Manners and Social Condition of the White, Coloured, and Negro Population of the West Indies. By Mrs. Carmichael, Five Years a Resident in St. Vincent and Trinidad. In Two Volumes. Carmichael, Alison Charles
Whittaker, Treacher, and Co. (London)
1833
6931 Eleven additional letters from Russia, in the reign of Peter II. By the late Mrs. Vigor. Never before published. With a preface and notes. Vigor, Jane
James Dodsley (London)
1785