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Eight years in Ceylon

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Published by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sri Lanka -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sir Samuel W. Baker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS489 .B157
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 376 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13520503M
    LC Control Number64058791
    OCLC/WorldCa6905100

    First published in , by Spottiswoode & Co. for Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts of London Ceylon proved very popular and five editions, variously revised were in published in eight months, the last in The work is an account of many aspects of the island of Ceylon with chapters on the geology, climate, flora and fauna, history, religion and Buddhism, farming, .


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