Round about Calcutta

by Minney, R. J.

Publisher: H. Milford, Oxford University Press in London

Written in English
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Book Summary An account of the author's two years in Calcutta evocatively depicts the city's vibrant architecture, diverse classes and evolving politics while exploring its self-renewing culture.

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The Calcutta Quiz Book is both a quiz book and a tribute to a man who left his indelible mark on the world at large and in particular on the city of Calcutta. About the Author. Neil O'Brien was born on 10 May He completed his Master of Arts in English Literature from Calcutta University, and went on to teach English at St Xavier's College.

WHEN A BRITISH INTELLIGENCE agent heard ‘a voice that was both plummy and oriental’ in Geoffrey (not Jeffrey) Archer’s thriller, The Burma Legacy, he at once thought of Calcutta. Plummy, meaning a fruity accent typical of the English upper classes, marked a sahib.

The oriental inflection revealed the sahib was brown. Editions of The Calcutta Review available to view online or download on Google Books, or the Hathi Trust Digital Library.

This article is a supplement to Newspapers and journals online. The introductory volume stated "the object of this work is simply to bring together such useful information, and propagate such sound opinions, relating to Indian affairs, as will, it is hoped. William Makepeace Thackeray (18 July - 24 December ) was a British novelist and author.

He is known for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair, a panoramic portrait of English ray, an only child, was born in Calcutta, British India, where his father, Richmond Thackeray (1 September - 13 September ), was secretary to the Board of Revenue in the British.

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Hastings, a red building now used as the office of Burn & Co. Pathways thread their way across the maidan which has been cleared of the jungle — and tanks are indicated here and there. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

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Association Member: ILAB; ABA. Quantity. Inthe West Bengal government ordered the removal of the bronze statue of Gen. James Outram, a landmark in Calcutta. He was commander of. Launched recently in Chennai, the book explores his life in Kolkata between and Musician, author, critic and professor, Amit Chaudhuri is a familiar name in literary circles.

I would see this solemnly inscribed book after growing up, but I think it is finally lost. I could have grown up in Calcutta, and had a very different relationship with it, but I am a Bombay person.

By just a few years, I missed the trauma and the impress of change that would come upon this city. They confidently roam around the Golpark roundabout, the flower shops and the adjacent book stores keeping a sharp lookout for their fans like me. Golpark florists and second hand book shops are an integral part of South Calcutta cityscape (although the florists are fading fast) and every shop has their own band of loyalists.

The book is dedicated to the Calcutta Social Project, an educational undertaking for the children of the most abject of Calcutta's garbage handlers and garbage dwellers. He. The term "Calcutta" (also called a "golf Calcutta," "Calcutta auction" or "Calcutta sweepstakes") describes a type of auction-pool wagering that can be applied to golf and many other sporting events.

In golf, a Calcutta is most common at a tournament featuring 4-person teams, but a Calcutta can be held in conjunction with any type of golf. Offered West Bengal’s finance ministership, Tulsi Charan Goswami, the brilliant but mercurial Serampore zamindar, laughed that if he managed public money as he did his own, the state would soon be bankrupt.

Such levity proclaims generations of idle riches. It. Page - And Jacob rose up early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put for his pillows, and set it up for a pillar, and poured oil upon the top of it.

Early life and education. Rubeigh James was the son of JR Minney and was born in Calcutta, India on 29 August Often known as "RJ", he was educated at St. Paul's School, Darjeeling, and studied history at King's College London, but left in to join the Indian Army.

Career. He was on the editorial staff of The Pioneer in Allahabad and The Englishman in Calcutta, where he also.

Recollections of Calcutta for over Half a Century by Montague Massey Part 1 out of 2. Produced by Jayam Subramanian and PG Distributed Proofreaders.

Produced from images provided by the Million Book Project. [Illustration: Montague Massey] For the benefit of the Red Cross Fund encompassed round about by a towering mass of pyramidical seas.

It’s a crazy-quilt of a book that shows the author’s ear for reproducing speech and his knack for sketching not only personalities but also smells and, especially, tastes.” —Pittsburgh Post-Gazette “India’s great cities have been the subject of many outstanding travel books and now it is the turn of Calcutta.

Kolkata or Calcutta is the present capital of the condition of West Bengal, and was additionally the principal capital of the British in India. Join Travel Agents Discount Blog Login.

By its old spelling, Calcutta readily conjures images of human suffering to most Westerners – although that's not a complete picture of this year-old metropolis.

Locally, Kolkata is regarded as India’s intellectual, artistic and cultural capital. Calcutta Postmaster, a Mr. Dove--a large, fat man, but one of the best. As Calcutta grew and litigation increased the number of Judges was also gradually increased until there are now, I believe, six and a Registrar to do the work that three, formerly, were able to cope with.

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Calcutta by Amit Chaudhuri, edition, in English - First American edition. "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso. Classifications Dewey Decimal Class /, B Library of Congress PRC Z46 The Physical Object Pagination pages ; Number of pages.A Representation and View of All the Buildings of the Temple as also of the Houses Round About on the South Side of the City, according to F.

Lamy. Amsterdam. by LAMY, Bernard. Amsterdam: A.D. Putter. Bird's eye view. Copperplate engraving. Argosy Book Store. East 59th St. New York City, NY (JavaScript must be enabled to view."Find the sick, the suffering and the lonely right there where you are You can find Calcutta all over the world, if you have the eyes to see." --Mother Teresa Lifelong educator Mary Poplin, after experiencing a newfound awakening to faith, sen.