Rare Books

As an educational site intended to allow the visitor to examine and read some of the great books of the world.


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Rare Books

As an educational site intended to allow the visitor to examine and read some of the great books that are digitally photographed from some of the greatest libraries at very high resolution. These range over a wide variety of topics and rarity. The books are presented so that the viewer can examine all the pages in medium to medium-high resolution.


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English Essays and Poems by Ulloor S parameswara Iyer based on Onam
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Extract of history of Travancore - Madras from the book "Duke of Clarence and Avonodale in South India" by J D Ress published in 1891
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TRAVANCORE - A GUIDE BOOK FOR VISITOR by Emily Gilchriest Hatch published in 1933 that contains numerous photos and illustrations.
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Extract of the history of Travancore - Cochin - Malabar from the book Geographical , Statistical and Historical Description of Hindustan and the Adjacent Countries by Walter Hamilton ESQ published in 1820.
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Extract of the history of Travancore - Cochin - Malabar from the book A History of the Military Transaction in Indostan, from the year MDCCXLV by Robert Orme-ESQ-IAS published in 1803
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A Kerala History Written in the Form of Notes Visscher's Letters from Malabar by KP Padmanabha Menon published in 1924.
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Full history of Travancore from the book William Henry Horsley's Memoir of Travancore published in 1839
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Life and Society of Kerala as seen by John Nieuhoff, the Dutch captain when he visited Kerala in 1663
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Extract of the History of Travancore - Cochin - Malabar from the book of Oriental Memoirs by James Forbes FRS&C published in 1813.
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Description of  - Malabar Oottakkamond, Nilgiri Hiils, Wayanad, Mysore and  Coorg from the book Travels inPeru and India by Clements. R. Markaham FRA published in 1862
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A Short History of Nair Brigadea military history of Travancore, by F.W. Dowson, captain ICISC, commanding Nair Brigade published in 1897 
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The Land of Conch Shell - a Short History of Travancore and CEZ Mission Work There by Augusta M Blandford 
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Extract of Treaties made by the English East India Company and the British Government with Travancore, Cochin and Malabar compiled by CA Aitchison, BCS published in 1909.
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Description of Travancore and kochin on 1913 from the book of My Visit to Travancore and Kochin by Maharaja of Bobbill 
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Malabar or Kerala visited by so many travelers from time immemorial. In 12 CENTRY and Marco Polo visited here. Eminent scholar Dr Sooranad Kunjan Pillai, described the version of 12 Travelers on Kerala. Malabar in The Eyes of Travellers
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Kerala the Land of Palms by I H Hacker, 1912. 
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Malabar - Kochin - Travancore - description from authentic Dutch records Memoirs of Dutch Chiefs, and Governors in this book The Dutch in Malabar
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Bangalore, Thrissur, Kochin, Quilon, Trivandrum and Mysore - description and photo - on 1909 - LETTERS FROM MALABAR - Henry Bruke
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All about Kochin - BRITISH AND NATIVE KOCHIN by Charles Allen Lawson in 1861
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