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Poetical sketches of the interior of the island of Ceylon.

Poetical sketches of the interior of the island of Ceylon.

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Published by Swarna Hansa Foundation in Dehiwala, Sri Lanka .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsSwarna Hansa Foundation.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9440.6 .P64 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1- > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2513338M
LC Control Number87905507

Historical relation of the island Ceylon in the East Indies. New Delhi: Navrang Booksellers & Publishers, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert Knox; H A I .   An Account of the Island of Ceylon Paperback – Janu by Robert Percival (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $ — Hardcover $Author: Robert Percival.

The tropical island Ceylon, today called Sri Lanka, had been travelled by Robert Percival in In this time the island was colonized by Britain, the Netherlands, Malaysia and Portugal. Percival accomplished with his book a very special account of a journey.4/5(1). tlie, island, ceylon, dutch, natives, columbo, native, tiie, public domain, general stewart, vast number, tlie dutch, native ceylonese, great number, great abundance, coromandel coast, wrapped round, three years Publisher Printed by and for C. and R. Baldwin Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of New York.

Map of the island of Ceylon Collection: Depicting the Sri Lankan Vernacular Set: Maps Creator: Davy, John and others Date: Country: Sri Lanka Identifier: MCD2_ Culture: British Colonial Ceylon Work Type: map Subject: Mimure maps historic documents Description: Published in John Davy, An Account of the Interior of Ceylon (). Ceylon a general description of the island and its inhabitants, with an historical sketch of the conquest of the colony by the English.


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Titled Poetical Sketches of the Interior of the Island of Ceylon it contains within its beige, gold lettered leather covers impressions of Ceylon by Rev.

Benjamin Bailey in sonnet form along with comments and copious appendices. I have been looking through Rajpal’s computer entered manuscript with the text of the original manuscript and its.

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Go to First Page Go to Last Page. Rotate Clockwise Rotate Counterclockwise. Enable hand tool. Document Properties. An Historical Relation of the Island Ceylon together With somewhat Concerning Severall Remarkable passages of my life that hath hapned since my Deliverance out of Captivity is a book written by the English trader and sailor Robert Knox in It describes his experiences some years earlier in the Kingdom of Kandy, on the island today known as Sri : Robert Knox.

He would be a humbler sort of poet himself; publishing a collection titled ‘Poetical Sketches of the Interior of Ceylon’. Posted to the island to serve as a Senior Colonial Chaplain in and widowed that same year, this Benjamin Bailey would write grief drenched sonnets and wax lyrical on the beauty of the natural world.

An Historical Relation of the Island Ceylon, in the East Indies: Together with an Account of the Detaining in Captivity the Author and Divers OtherEnglishmen Now Living There, and of the Author's Miraculous Escape: Author: Robert Knox: Publisher: R.

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Chorley, from Memorials of Mrs. Hemans Mrs. Sarah Ellis, "Mrs. Fletcher, Late Miss Jewsbury". He was an English trader and sailor. He was captured and taken prisoner by the troops of the then Ceylonese King Râjasimha II in He wrote the book An Historical Relation of the Island Ceylon together With somewhat Concerning Severall Remarkable passages of my life that hath hapned [sic] since my Deliverance out of Captivity in /5(9).

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Contents. CHAP I. 1: CHAP II. The Products and Commodities of the Country Corn of divers sorts. The book then goes back in time more than fifty years, to the small village of Plaka and a leper colony just offshore on the tiny island of Spinalonga.

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This book, after a brief introduction, consists solely of photographs and captions, in contrast to more extensive guides for tourists to Ceylon (with photographs) put out by others of the.Sri Lanka (UK: / s r i ˈ l æ ŋ k ə, ʃ r iː-/, US: /-ˈ l ɑː ŋ k ə / (); Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා Śrī Laṃkā; Tamil: இலங்கை Ilaṅkai), officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean southwest of the Bay of Bengal and southeast of the Arabian is geographically separated from.Ceylon, a general description of the island and its inhabitants, with an historical sketch of the conquest of the colony by the English.