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An historical relation of the island Ceylon in the East Indies

Knox, Robert

An historical relation of the island Ceylon in the East Indies

by Knox, Robert

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Published by Navrang Booksellers & Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka
    • Subjects:
    • Sri Lanka -- Social life and customs,
    • Sri Lanka -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Knox ; with an introduction and afterword by H.A.I. Goonetileke.
      ContributionsGoonetileke, H. A. I.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS489.15 .K66 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 189 p. :
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL640093M
      ISBN 108170131308
      LC Control Number96905044
      OCLC/WorldCa36051548

        An Historical Relation of the Island Ceylon in the East Indies Together with an Account of the Detaining in Captivity the Author and Divers other Englishmen Now Living There. by Robert Knox. Thanks for Sharing! You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed : Library of Alexandria.   Among the many books on voyages and exploration in the Cardiff Rare Books Collection is a copy of Robert Knox’s An historical relation of the island Ceylon, in the East published in , the work was one of the earliest European accounts of the inhabitants, customs and history of Sri Lanka.

        An Historical Relation of the Island Ceylon, in the East-Indies (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press) by Robert Knox, , available at Book Depository with /5(59). Robert Knox's An Historical Relation of the Island of Ceylon was produced, published and enlarged through the collaboration of the author with scholars including Robert Hooke and financial support Author: Anna Winterbottom.

      Historical Relation of the Island of Ceylon. The book was printed by the Royal Society’s printer Richard Chiswell in August and financed by subscribers from the East India Company. It became hugely popular during the author’s lifetime and has remained a standard source for the island’s history ever since. Robert Knox was travelling with his father in on the latter's journey homeward from his post with the British East India Company at Fort St. George when a storm obliged their ship to put into Cottier Bay, Ceylon. The two were detained as prisoners along with 14 others, and carried into the interior of the island. Knox's father died in , but Knox himself remained a prisoner at large 2/5(2).


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