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The “Golden Mountain” seen from the village.

From India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

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The “Golden Mountain” seen from the village.

From India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 12, 2014
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The Guikwar in the great Sowari, Baroda.

Émile Bayard, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

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The Guikwar in the great Sowari, Baroda.

Émile Bayard, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Façade of a grotto at Kenery.

Émile Thérond, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

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Façade of a grotto at Kenery.

Émile Thérond, from India, pictorial and descriptive, by William Henry Davenport Adams, London, New York, 1888.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, July 11, 2014
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Dresden.

Brothers Rouargue, from Voyage pittoresque en Allemagne  (Picturesque travel through Germany), by  Xavier Marmier, Paris 1860.

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Dresden.

Brothers Rouargue, from Voyage pittoresque en Allemagne (Picturesque travel through Germany), by Xavier Marmier, Paris 1860.

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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… She suddenly appeared on the balcony to damp his ardour.

W. L. Jones, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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… She suddenly appeared on the balcony to damp his ardour.

W. L. Jones, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 3, 2013
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They dashed in amongst them and threw their lassos.

Joseph Wolf, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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They dashed in amongst them and threw their lassos.

Joseph Wolf, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 3, 2013
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Chimborazo, from a little above the third camp.

From Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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Chimborazo, from a little above the third camp.

From Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 3, 2013
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They prowled around us at night, and left their foot-prints in the snow.

Joseph Wolf, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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They prowled around us at night, and left their foot-prints in the snow.

Joseph Wolf, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 3, 2013