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e-Book Raffles' Ark Redrawn: Natural History Drawings from the Collection of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles download

e-Book Raffles' Ark Redrawn: Natural History Drawings from the Collection of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles download

by Henry J. Noltie

ISBN: 1906129223
ISBN13: 978-1906129224
Publisher: Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (May 1, 2009)
Pages: 180
Category: Nature and Ecology
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Raffles' Ark Redrawn book. Raffles’ Ark Redrawn is a lushly illustrated catalog of the 120 natural history drawings that comprise the Raffles Family Collection, acquired by the British Library in 2007.

Raffles' Ark Redrawn book.

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles (1781–1826) is best known today as the founder of Singapore, though he was also a passionate scholar of all aspects of the Malay world who amassed a superb collection of drawings and manuscripts during his nearly twenty years in Southeast Asia in the service of the East India Company.

Raffles' Ark Redrawn: Natural . Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles in an 1824 engraving.

Raffles' Ark Redrawn: Natural history drawings from the collection of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles. Raffles' Ark Redrawn: Natural history drawings from the collection of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles. Birds, plants and mammals are all among the highlights from a new book of exquisite illustrations of Sumatran wildlife from the collection of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, early Victorian collector and founder of Singapore. The illustrations have toured in exhibitions since being acquired by the British Library in 2007. Tue 9 Jun 2009 1. 5 BST First published on Tue 9 Jun 2009 1. 5 BST.

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles (1781–1826) is best known today as. .

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles (1781–1826) is best known today as the founder of Singapore, though he was also a passionate scholar of all aspects of the Malay world. He amassed a superb collection of drawings and manuscripts during his nearly twenty years in Southeast Asia in the service of the East India Company. Leave a Reply Cancel reply.

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles, FRS (6 July 1781 – 5 July 1826) was a British statesman, Lieutenant-Governor of the Dutch East Indies (1811–1816) and Lieutenant-Governor of Bencoolen (1818–1824), best known for his founding of modern Singapore .

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles, FRS (6 July 1781 – 5 July 1826) was a British statesman, Lieutenant-Governor of the Dutch East Indies (1811–1816) and Lieutenant-Governor of Bencoolen (1818–1824), best known for his founding of modern Singapore and the British Malaya. He was heavily involved in the conquest of the Indonesian island of Java from Dutch and French military forces during the Napoleonic Wars and contributed to the expansion of the British Empire. He also wrote The History of Java (1817).

Highlights from a new book of exquisite illustrations of Sumatran wildlife from the collection of Sir Thomas Stamford .

Highlights from a new book of exquisite illustrations of Sumatran wildlife from the collection of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, early Victorian collector and founder of Singapore. Drawing by a Chinese artist of an orangutan given to Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, early Victorian collector and founder of Singapore, by the Sultan of Pontianak in western Borneo in. Bornean orang-utan: This drawing by a Chinese artist was inspired by one of . ornean orang-utan: This drawing by a Chinese artist was inspired by one of a pair given to Raffles in 1811 by the Sultan of Pontianak in western Borneo.

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles (1781 - 1826) formed a superb collection of drawings and manuscripts during .

Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles (1781 - 1826) formed a superb collection of drawings and manuscripts during nearly twenty years in Southeast Asia in the service of the East India Company. Raffles' Ark Redrawn is a fully illustrated catalogue of the 120 natural history drawings of the Raffles Family Collection, acquired by the British Library in 2007. amp;i;& this exquisite collection of natural history drawings in the British Library, Henry Noltie has brought alive the career and tribulations of Sir Stamford Raffles.

by. Thomas Stamford Raffles. Book from the collections of. New York Public Library.

Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles (1781-1826) was an English colonial administrator, historian, and founder of Singapore. A man of vision, industry, and feeling, he made incalculable contributions to the knowledge of the Malay Archipelago and to the British overseas empire

Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles (1781-1826) was an English colonial administrator, historian, and founder of Singapore. A man of vision, industry, and feeling, he made incalculable contributions to the knowledge of the Malay Archipelago and to the British overseas empire. Born on July 6, 1781, off the coast of Jamaica on board a ship under the command of his father, Benjamin Raffles, Stamford Raffles became a clerk in the office of the East India Company in London at the age of 14. In 1805 he was sent to Penang to serve as assistant secretary.

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