Asiatic Journal

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Parbury, Allen, and Company, 1840
 

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第 88 頁 - Dec. 1 1, 1939. —The Queen has been pleased to direct letters patent to be passed under the great seal, granting the dignities of Baron and Earl of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland unto the Right Hon.
第 26 頁 - Mr. Bruce states ; that in the last operation for colouring the green teas "a mixture of sulphate of lime and indigo, very finely pulverized and sifted through fine muslin, in the proportion of three of the former to one of the latter, is added to a pan of tea containing...
第 17 頁 - And whereas to pursue schemes of conquest and extension of dominion in India are measures repugnant to the wish, the honour, and policy of this nation...
第 16 頁 - Majesty's 13th Light Infantry, without their belts, and supported by a detachment of the same regiment, which extended to the right and left of the road, when they arrived at the ditch, taking advantage of what cover they could find, and endeavouring to keep down the fire from the ramparts, which became heavy on the approach of the party, though it had been remarkably slack during the previous operations. Blue lights were shown which rendered surrounding objects distinctly visible, but luckily they...
第 88 頁 - Queen has also been pleased to direct letters patent to be passed under the great seal, granting the dignity of...
第 139 頁 - Khiva esteem and respect the Russian name, and, finally, to strengthen in that part of Asia the lawful influence to which Russia has a right, and which alone can insure the maintenance of peace. This is the purpose of the present expedition, and as soon as it shall be attained, and an order of things conformable to the interests of Russia and the neighbouring Asiatic states shall be established on a permanent footing, the body of troops, which has received orders to march on Khiva, will return to...
第 33 頁 - I might here observe that the British government would confer a lasting blessing on the Assamese and the new settlers, if immediate and active measures were taken to put down the cultivation of opium in Assam, and afterwards to stop its importation, by levying high duties on opium land.
第 15 頁 - Braye and a wet ditch, whilst the height of the citadel covered the interior from the commanding fire of the hills from the north, rendering it nugatory. In addition to this screen, walls had been built before the gates, the ditch was filled with water and unfordable, and an outwork built on the right bank of the river, so as to command the bed of it.
第 234 頁 - Chinese government, may occasion delays and difficulties in the proposed trade outside, which would never have arisen, had all the English remained firm, as they have hitherto done, in...
第 191 頁 - I have given and shall continue to give my most serious attention to a matter so deeply affecting the interests of my subjects and the dignity of my crown. I have great satisfaction in acquainting you that the military operations undertaken by the Governor-General of India have been attended with complete success ; and that in the expedition to the westward of the Indus the officers and troops, both European and native, have displayed the most distinguished skill and valour. I have directed that...

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