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John Barrow
English official and writer. Son of John Barrow
John Barrow


  • Excursions in the North of Europe, through Parts of Russia, Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Norway (1834) (external scan)
  • A Visit to Iceland, by Way of Tronyem, in the "Flower of Yarrow" Yacht, in the Summer of 1834 (1835) (external scan)
  • A Tour Round Ireland, through the Sea-Coast Counties, in the Autumn of 1835 (1836) (external scan)
  • Tour in Austrian Lombardy, the Northern Tyrol, and Bavaria, in 1840 (1841) (external scan)
  • The Life, Voyages, and Exploits of Sir Francis Drake; with Numerous Original Letters from Him and the Lord High Admiral to the Queen and Great Officers of State (1843; abridged edition 1844) (external scan)
  • Memoirs of the Naval Worthies of Queen Elizabeth's Reign; of Their Gallant Deeds, Daring Adventures, and Services, in the Infant State of the British Navy; with Brief Biographical Notices of the Respective Commanders (1845) (external scan)
  • The Life and Correspondence of Admiral Sir William Sidney Smith, G.C.B. (1848) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
  • (ed.) The Geography of Hudson's Bay; Being the Remarks of Captain W. Coats, in Many Voyages to That Locality, Between the Years 1727 and 1751 (1852) (external scan)
  • (ed.) Memoirs of the Chief Incidents of the Public Life of Sir George Thomas Staunton, Bart., Hon. D.C.L. of Oxford; One of the King's Commissioners to the Court of Pekin, and Afterwards for Some Time Member of Parliament for South Hampshire, and for the Borough of Portsmouth (1856) (external scan)
  • (ed.) Cook's Voyages of Discovery (1865) (external scan)


Works by this author published before January 1, 1924 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.