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Ceylon, the land of eternal charm

by Ali Foad Toulba.

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Published by Asian Educational Services in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka
    • Subjects:
    • Ali Foad Toulba -- Travel -- Sri Lanka.,
    • Sri Lanka -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAli Foad Toulba ; with a foreword by L.E. Blazé.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS489 .A6 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination352 p. :
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6816647M
      ISBN 108120614941
      LC Control Number00289219

      Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - A hand-book to the flora of Ceylon: containing descriptions of all the species of flowering plants indigenous to the island, and notes on their history, distribution, and uses: with an atlas of plates illustrating some of the more interesting species /. Mar 12,  · Similarly, Ali Foad Toulba — an Egyptian Prince who studied at Kingswood, Kandy in the s, and who returns to Ceylon in — in his Ceylon: the Land of Eternal Charm () dedicates a chapter to the Trinity he saw, under Fraser’s Principalship. To him, Fraser is “none of the stiff, priggish, pedantic, scowling type of headmaster.

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      Ceylon; an Account of the Island Physical, Historical, and eBook London, The author was never, I believe, in Ceylon, but his book is a laborious condensation of the principal English works relating to it. Its value would have been greatly increased had Mr. Pridham accompanied his excerpts by references to the respective authorities. These various components combine to form a collection claimed to hold between twelve and fifteen thousand historical images of Ceylon, taken from the late nineteenth century through the first decades of the twentieth. When Plâté & Co. opened for business in , it vied as a commercial enterprise against an array of established photography firms, headed by resident colonials or by local.


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