The History of the Maritime Wars of the Turks: Chapters I to IV

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Oriental Translation Fund, 1831 - 80 pages
 

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Page 74 - THE TRAVELS OF IBN BATUTA, Translated from the abridged Arabic Manuscript Copies preserved in the Public Library of Cambridge, with NOTES, illustrative of the History, Geography, Botany, Antiquities, &c. occurring throughout the Work.
Page 73 - Governor-General of India. The Right Honourable LORD WHC BENTINCK, GCB, Governor-General of India. The Right Honourable LORD VISCOUNT MELVILLE. The Right Honourable LORD VISCOUNT GODERICH. The Right Honourable LORD GRENVILLE, Chancellor of the University of Oxford. The Right Honourable LORD ELLENBOROUGH, President of the Board of Commissioners for the Affairs of India.
Page 75 - Abridged and translated from the Persian, by CHARLES ELLIOTT, Esq., Of the Bengal Civil Service. In Demy 8vo. 5s. 16. THE LIFE OF SHEIKH MOHAMMED ALI HAZIN, Written by Himself ; edited from two Persian Manuscripts, and noted with their various Readings, by FC BELFOUR, MA Oxon, &c.
Page 76 - Ibn Khaldun's History of the Berbers ; translated by the Rev. Professor Lee. This is a rare and valuable Arabic work. containing an account of the origin, progress, and decline of the dynasties which governed the northern coast of Africa.
Page 75 - HAZIN, Written by Himself: translated from two Persian Manuscripts, and illustrated with Notes explanatory of the History, Poetry, Geography, &c. which therein occur. By FC BELFOUR, MA Oxon, &c. &c. In Demy Octavo ; 10*.
Page 76 - Arabic work was compiled in the loth century by a celebrated Mohammedan Traveller, and is not the same as the Oriental Geography of Ebn Haukal that was translated by Sir William Ouseley.
Page 76 - The Chronicle of Abulfat'h Ibn Abulhasan Alsamari ; translated by the Rev. T. Jarrett, MA This rare Arabic work, of which only one perfect copy is known to be in Europe, Is a History of the Samaritans from the creation to the middle of the fourteenth century.
Page 73 - The Right Honourable the LORD HIGH CHANCELLOR. His Grace the DUKE OF WELLINGTON. The Most Noble the MARQUESS of LANSDOWNE. The Right Honourable the EARL SPENCER. The Right Honourable the EARL AMHERST, late Governor-General of India.
Page 74 - Any Member of the Committee who sends a translation for approval, whether to obtain a reward or medal, or merely to have it printed at the expense of the Oriental Translation Fund, is to cease to act on the Committee until the adoption or rejection of his work is decided on. 7th. No work, although prepared for the press at the expense of the Oriental Translation Fund, is to be printed, until tbe imprimatur of the Chairman or a Deputy Chairman, and at least eight Members of tbe Committee, is obtained.
Page 75 - THE LIFE OF SHEIKH MOHAMMED ALI HAZIN, Written by Himself: translated from two Persian Manuscripts, and illustrated with Notes explanatory of the History, Poetry, Geography, &c.

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