Browse books in the Cambridge Library Collection - Travel and Exploration in Asia series on LoveReading.. Isabella Bird Mrs Bishop, 1831-1904 was recommended an open-air life from an early age as a cure for her physical and nervous difficulties. The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither. Author: Isabella L. Bird Format. About Cambridge Library Collection - Classics Visit From the Renaissance to the nineteenth century, Latin and Greek were compulsory subjects in almost all European universities, and most early modern scholars published their research and conducted international correspondence in Latin.
The Golden Bough in 1890. A seminal two-volume work reissued in the Cambridge Library Collection, it revolutionised the study of ancient religion through comparative analysis of mythology, rituals and superstitions around the world. Following the completion in 1915 of the revised twelve-volume. Cambridge University Press through the Frieda Lawrence Ravagli Estate for use of the work as published in preparing the new scholarly text. First published 1999 First paperback edition 2002 A catalogue record for this publication is available from the British Library isbn 978-0-521-47116-9 Hardback isbn 978-0-521-00715-3 Paperback. Wilkinson's passion for exploration led him to travel widely in Europe and the Mediterranean. In 1844, he toured Dalmatia and Montenegro, which were little-known regions in the nineteenth century. Dalmatia, a historical region of Croatia located on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea, was then a province of Austria and torn by ethnic conflicts. Isabella Lucy Bird, married name Bishop FRGS 15 October 1831 – 7 October 1904, was a nineteenth-century British explorer, writer, photographer, and naturalist. With Fanny Jane Butler she founded the John Bishop Memorial hospital in Srinagar. She was the first woman to be elected Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. In this special collection within the Cambridge Digital Library we will draw together books, manuscripts and other items from across our collections that are especially significant. Many of them have been displayed in Library exhibitions in the past – now they can be accessed at any time, from anywhere in the world, and browsed cover to cover.
Bird, Isabella, The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither, 1883 Well-known account of a visit to the West Coast of peninsular Malaya. Brooke, Charles, Ten Years in Sarawak, 1866 Based on the journals of the future Rajah of Sarwak. The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither Cambridge Library Collection - Travel and Exploration in Asia by Isabella Bird ISBN 9781108014731 978-1-108-01473-1.
This book is an account of a journey around South East asia in the late 19th century. The book is derived from letters from the author, who is keen to share her experiences of a very foreign country with the people at home. Her descriptive powers are very well suited to the task and one can easily picture the scenes she describes. Isabella Lucy Bird 15 October 1831 – 7 October 1904 was a nineteenth-century English explorer, writer, and a natural historian. Due to having her works published in a variety of magazines and in book form she was a household name in the 19th century. Buy The Golden Chersonese by Isabella Bird Bishop online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $3.40. Shop now. The Peterborough collection contains around 7,200 books printed before 1800 from the library of Peterborough Cathedral, and was deposited in Cambridge University Library in 1970. The library was mostly made up from the library of White Kennett, Bishop of Peterborough 1660-1728, many of whose manuscripts are now in the Lansdowne collection in.
Jun 01, 2004 · London: W. Clowes, 1842 with Bird’s The Golden Chersonese and the way thither New York: G. Putnam’s Sons, 1883 to show that Bird’s. Isabella Bird 1831–1904 published more than a dozen books on her global travels, including: The Englishwoman in America 1856 The Hawaiian Archipelago 1875 The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither 1883 Korea and her Neighbours 1898 The Yangtze Valley and Beyond 1899 Fran Levstik 1831–1887. Cambridgeshire Collection, Cambridge Central Library View all 19 The Cambridgeshire Collection, founded in 1855, is the county's principal Local Studies Library and continues to collect, organise and make available to the public a wide range of material relating.
How Cambridge People Used to Travel. By Lois Lilley Howe. Vivid letters of the 1830’s and 1840’s chiefly by Harriet Spelman Howe. Coach, rain, canal boat, and ocean sailing ship. How the First Parish in Cambridge Got a new Meeting-House. By G. Frederick Robinson. A Cambridge-Waterton dispute in the 1750’s. Early Quakers in Cambridge. By. The resultant book The Golden Chersonese and the way thither was published in 1883. It contains essays on the development of Malaya, as well as Isabella's usual racy and informed account of her travels, in this case riding on elephants. Aug 16, 2017 · The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither summary: The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither summary is updating. Come visitsometime to read the latest chapter of The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither. If you have any question about this novel, Please don't hesitate to contact us or translate team. Hope you enjoy it.
Precious McKenzie introduces us to the lesser known writings of Florence Douglas Dixie, Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond, and Isabel Savory, and also revisits the more widely read travel texts of Isabella Bird Bishop and Mary Kingsley. Their travel writings explore the hotly debated Victorian ideologies of. The Golden Chersonese or Golden Peninsula Greek: Χρυσή Χερσόνησος, Chrysḗ Chersónēsos; Latin: Chersonesus Aurea was the name used for the Malay Peninsula by Greek and Roman geographers in classical antiquity, most famously in Ptolemy's 2nd-century Geography. The Greek name is a calque of the Sanskrit Suvarnadvipa, where dvipa might refer to either a peninsula or an island.
The book is well illustrated, with an introduction by Isabella Bird now Mrs J. F. Bishop, the nineteenth-century British missionary, travel writer and historian. Jul 17, 2009 · Benefiting from a unique collaboration between the worlds oldest publisher and the renowned Cambridge University Library, the Cambridge Library Collection makes accessible in new ways important. Isabella Bird was the most remarkable female traveller of the 19th century, and her subsequent travel books have become classics of the genre. Famed for extraordinary journeys which would be impressive even by today’s standards, her expeditions culminated, aged 65, in her seven-month solo exploration along the Yangtze river in China in 1896. An introduction to some of the manuscript collections can be found in Faith and Fable; Islamic manuscripts from Cambridge University Library PDF The Library’s Middle Eastern manuscripts and books have been incorporated into the collections from the early years of the Library's foundation and throughout its later history. Earliest collections. Lee "Overland through Asia: Pictures of Siberian, Chinese, and Tartar Life" por Thomas Wallace Knox disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Fourteen years ago Major Perry McD. Collins traversed Northern Asia, and wrote an account, of his journey, entitled "A V.
The Cambridge Companion to Travel Writing brings together specialists from anthropology, history, literary and cultural studies to offer a broad and vibrant introduction to travel writing in English between 1500 and the present. This comprehensive introduction to the subject features specially commissioned contributions, including six essays surveying the period's travel writing; a further six. Oriental Manuscripts. The 'Pote Collection' arrived in England from India in 1790 and was divided between the Colleges of Eton and King's, with the first half alphabetically going to King's. It was a gift of Kingsman Edward Ephraim Pote 1750-1832. Both halves of the collection are now housed in Cambridge University Library on permanent loan. The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither, 1883. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan: Including a Summer in the Upper Karun Region and a Visit to the Nestorian Rayahs, 1891. Among the Tibetans, 1894. Korea and Her Neighbours: A Narrative of Travel, with an Account of the Recent Vicissitudes and Present Position of the Country, 1897. The Cambridge Ancient History; Anatolia c.1750-1600 B.C. by O. R. Gurney: The religion and mythology of the Greeks The Cambridge ancient history, Rev. ed by W. K. C. Guthrie: Primitive man in Egypt, Western Asia and Europe. In palaeolithic times by Dorothy A. E. Garrod: 30.
London has provided the setting and inspiration for a host of literary works in English, from canonical masterpieces to the popular and ephemeral. Drawing upon a variety of methods and materials, the essays in this volume explore the London of Langland and the Peasants' Rebellion, of Shakespeare and the Elizabethan stage, of Pepys and the Restoration coffee house, of Dickens and Victorian. The Cambridge Language Teaching Library book series by multiple authors includes books English for Academic Purposes: A Guide and Resource Book for Teachers, Task-Based Language Teaching, Vocabulary: Description, Acquisition and Pedagogy, and several more. See the complete Cambridge Language Teaching Library series book list in order, box sets. This collection contains materials from the Cambridge Room, the Cambridge Public Library's Archives and Special Collections. For users hoping to search for a keyword or name within a particular directory or item from Cambridge Public Library, Please access the. COVID-19 Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus COVID-19 is available from the World Health Organization current situation, international travel.Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from thissearch.OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The Cambridge Ancient History, Vol. 3 Pt. 1: The Prehistory of the Balkans, the Middle East and the Aegean World, Tenth to Eighth Centuries B.C. by John Boardman 3.1 The Cambridge Ancient History, Vol. 3 Pt. 2: The Assyrian and Babylonian Empires and Other States of the Near East, from the Eighth to the Sixth Centuries B.C. by John Boardman.
An Address delivered before the Senior Class in Divinity College, Cambridge, Sunday Evening, July 15, 1838 / Ralph Waldo Emerson The advancement of learning / Francis Bacon. The Adventures of Ferdinand Count Fathom / Tobias Smollett. In her book "The Golden Chersonese and The Way Thither" Published 1892 G.P. Putnam's Sons Victorian traveller and adventuress Isabella Lucy Bird 1831–1904 describes how Raja Muda Abdullah as he then was turned to the head of the Ghee Hin in Singapore, Tan Kim Ching. Abdullah met with Tan in Singapore in October 1873. Isabella Bird RONG CHƠI TẠI SÀIGÒN NĂM 1883 Nguồn: Isabella Bird, The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither. The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither. Robbins Burling DÂN VIỆT NAM Nguồn: Robbins Burling, Hill Farms And Padi Fields, Life in Mainland Southeast Asia, Chapter Eight: The Vietnamese, các trang 105-117, Englewood. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Read, borrow, and discover more than 3M books for free.
Vol 1 Part 2: Early History of the Middle East, The Cambridge Ancient History Vol 2, Part 1: The Middle East and the Aegean Region, c.1800-1380 BC, and several more. See the complete The Cambridge Ancient History, 2nd edition series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. 14909: BIRD,ISABELLA - The Golden Chersonese and the Way Thither 18111: BIRD,ISABELLA - A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains With a new Introduction by Pat Barr 18112: BIRD,ISABELLA - A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains With a new Introduction by Pat Barr 32998: BIRD, ISABELLA - The Englishwoman in America 34016: BIRD, ISABELLA - The.
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