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 30 Mar 2017 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Intimate glimpses of life in India; a narrative of observations, educational, social and religious, in the winter of 1899-1900
By George Trumbull Ladd (1842-1921)
Published by Richard G. Badger, Boston - 1919

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 21 Oct 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Multani Stories
Collected and translated by F.W. Skemp
Printed by the Superintendent, Government Printing, Lahore - 1917

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 20 Oct 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Bannu or Our Afghan Frontier
By Septimus Smet Thorburn (1844-1924)
Published by Turner & Co., London - 1876

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 19 Oct 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Unexplored Baluchistan - A survey, with observations astronomical, geographical, botanical, etc., of a route through Mekran, Bashkurd, Persia, Kurdistan, and Turkey
By Ernest Ayscoghe Floyer (1852-1903)
Published by Griffith & Farran, London - 1882

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 19 Oct 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Across the Border or Pathan and Biloch
By Edward Emerson Oliver
Published by Chapman and Hall, London - 1890

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 6 Aug 2016 Rare Paintings
View of Bombay, from Malabar Hills, with the Island of Caranjah and part of the Indian Continent in the distance - 1813

Plate twenty-two from the first volume of James Forbes'"Oriental Memoirs". Forbes(1749-1819)had arrived in Bombay in 1766 and spent eighteen years of his working-life in this r... Read More
 6 Aug 2016 Rare Paintings
A Distant View of the Temple at Alla Bhaugh, with different natives in the Concan - 1813

Plate 26 from the first volume of James Forbes'"Oriental Memoirs", a work in the form of a series of letters richly illustrated, describing various aspects of nature, people and buildings he met with during ... Read More
 6 Aug 2016 Rare Paintings
A Mohamedan youth of distinction - 1813

Plate eighteen from the first volume of James Forbes' "Oriental Memoirs", a work based on copious notes and drawings made during his travels in India between the 1770s-80s. Forbes(1749-1819)spent most of his working life in Western India, particularly in G... Read More
 6 Aug 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Oriental Memoirs: A narrative of seventeen years residence in India
By James Forbes (1749-1819)
Revised by his daughter Countess Eliza Rosée Montalembert
Published by Richard Bentley, London - 1834
Volume 2

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 6 Aug 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Oriental Memoirs: A narrative of seventeen years residence in India
By James Forbes (1749-1819)
Revised by his daughter Countess Eliza Rosée Montalembert
Published by Richard Bentley, London - 1834
Volume 1

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 2 Jun 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book :
Enugula Veera Swamaiah Gari Kashi Yatra Charitra
By Gidugu Venkata Rama Murthy
Published by D.Venkata Shiva Rao, Vijaywada - 1941
In Telugu

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Travelling was at Three Miles an Hour, but in t... Read More
 20 Feb 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
India and the frontier states of Afghanistan, Nipal and Burma
By James Talboys Wheeler (1824-1897) and Edgar Saltus (1855-1921)
Published by Peter Fenelon Collier, New York - 1899
Volume 2

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 20 Feb 2016 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
India and the frontier states of Afghanistan, Nipal and Burma
By James Talboys Wheeler (1824-1897) and Edgar Saltus (1855-1921)
Published by Peter Fenelon Collier, New York - 1899
Volume 1

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 11 Feb 2016 Rare Paintings
Illustration from:
Voyages Dans l'Inde
By Prince Alexis Soltykoff (1806-1859)
Published by Garnier Freres, Paris - 1858
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 11 Feb 2016 Rare Paintings
Illustration from:
Voyages Dans l'Inde
By Prince Alexis Soltykoff (1806-1859)
Published by Garnier Freres, Paris - 1858
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 11 Feb 2016 Rare Paintings
Illustration from:
Voyages Dans l'Inde
By Prince Alexis Soltykoff (1806-1859)
Published by Garnier Freres, Paris - 1858
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 11 Feb 2016 Rare Paintings
Illustration from:
Voyages Dans l'Inde
By Prince Alexis Soltykoff (1806-1859)
Published by Garnier Freres, Paris - 1858
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 11 Feb 2016 Rare Paintings
Illustration from:
Voyages Dans l'Inde
By Prince Alexis Soltykoff (1806-1859)
Published by Garnier Freres, Paris - 1858
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 11 Feb 2016 Rare Paintings
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Voyages Dans l'Inde
By Prince Alexis Soltykoff (1806-1859)
Published by Garnier Freres, Paris - 1858
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 11 Feb 2016 Article/Essay
Essay:
The Russian Prince and the Maharajah of Travancore
By Richard R Walding, Helen Stone and Achuthsankar S. Nair
Published by The University of Kerala - 2009

In 1841, the Russian Prince Alexis Soltykoff made the first of two visits to India and published his observations upon his return to h... Read More