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 13 Nov 2012 Rare Photographs
Head of East Nalla Canal, Rohree [Rohri], Sindh - 1860

Photograph of Rohree (Rohri), Sind, part of the ' Crofton Collection: Topographical and architectural views mostly in India', taken by an unknown photographer in the 1860s. Rohri is on the east bank of the Indus River and it is believed th... Read More
 13 Nov 2012 Rare Photographs
Rohree [Rohri] from the north - 1860

Photograph of Rohree (Rohri), Sind, part of the ' Crofton Collection: Topographical and architectural views mostly in India', taken by an unknown photographer in the 1860s. Rohri is on the east bank of the Indus River and it is believed that the site was or... Read More
 3 Nov 2012 Rare BOOKS
Digital Rare Book:
Handbook of MEYWAR and guide to its principal objects of interest
By Fateh Lal Mehta
Printed at The Times of India Steam Press, Bombay - 1888

Read Book Online:

http://bit.ly/SlhBN3

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Oodeypore, the Jugmundir Palace... Read More
 5 Aug 2012 Rare Paintings
View of Palani near Darapuram - January 1784

Wash drawing of Palani by an unknown artist, January 1784. Inscribed on the front in ink is: 'View of Pallynee or Pynee, a Hill Pagoda of note in the Country of Daraporam with a distant view of the Southern Mountains. Jany 1784'; ditto in ink and: '... Read More
 5 Aug 2012 Rare Photographs
Courtallum Waterfalls - 1900

Photograph taken about 1900 by the Government photographer, Zacharias D'Cruz of a view of the water falls at Courtallam, part of the Curzon Collection. George Nathaniel Curzon was Under Secretary of State at the Foreign Office between 1895-98 and Viceroy of India b... Read More
 5 Aug 2012 Rare Paintings
The waterfall at Courtallum in the Tinnevelly district - 1804

Plate 3 from the fourth set of Thomas and William Daniell's 'Oriental Scenery,' which they called 'Twenty-four Landscapes.' The views progress northwards from the far south at Cape Comorin to Srinagar in Garhwal in the Himalaya moun... Read More