Name British Travel Writing: Women's Travel Writing, 1780–1840
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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.


British Travel Writing: Women's Travel Writing, 1780–1840. University of Wolverhampton, 2014,

Title List

Displaying 7 titles of 7 total.

ID Title Author Firms (City) Date Edition
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 1
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
13682 An Appendix to the Descriptions of Paris. By Madame Domeier. Domeier, Esther Lucie
Samuel Leigh (London)
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)
13683 The Backwoods of Canada: Being Letters from the Wife of an Emigrant Officer, Illustrative of the Domestic Economy of British America. Traill, Catharine Parr
Charles Knight (Windsor)
13684 The Beauties of Leamington Priors and Its Environs; to Which Is Added a Series of Remarkable and Well-Authenticated Cures Performed by the Celebrated Waters of Its Spa; Rules of the Charity, Distance of Rides, &c. &c. With Plate. By Sarah Medley, Author of Original Poems Sacred and Miscellaneous, &c. &c. Medley, Sarah
Ebenezer Heathcote [Saltisford] (Warwick)