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  1. From the Individual to the Archetypal: ‘Abd al-Ghaffār’s Edited Photographic Portraits

    the photographers ‘Abd al-Ghaffār and Snouck Hurgronje in terms of their process, approach to and outlook... in the 1880s from a structural ...


  2. ‘Abd al-Ghaffār: The First Meccan Photographer

    Anna Canby Monk While much remains unknown about the life of the first Meccan photographer, al-Sayyid ‘Abd al-Ghaffār, his 1880s photographs ...


  3. Colonial Knowledge: Lorimer’s Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia

    This geographic section of the Gazetteer also contains fifty-six illustrative photographic reproductions of people, rivers, shorelines, oases, ...


  4. A Rich Culture Expressed in Music- Musical Instruments in The Upper Gulf Region

    the explorer, photographer and writer Alan Villier vividly described a celebratory event on a Kuwaiti trading... zifān dance. sowt music and ...


  5. The Bombay Banking Crisis

    and wealth as cotton supplies in the East and Orient were suddenly in great demand. Photograph of a cotton market, Bombay, 1860s. From an album ...


  6. The India Office Private Papers

    very personal material such as private letters, diaries, scrapbooks and photographs, giving insights...


  7. Creature Comforts, Wine and Spirits: Inside the Home of a Peripatetic British Agent

    items on Pelly’s furniture list included a piano, a billiard table, a photographic apparatus,...


  8. Interlocking Patterns Meet Arabic Poetry: Musical Genres in the Upper Gulf Region

    by the violin and the mirwās drum. Sawt musicians in private majlis, Kuwait- photograph Rolf Killius Music from... ‘arḍa, Qatar- photograph ...


  9. The British Library: How Many Institutions Became One

    periodicals, newspapers, printed music, archival documents, paintings, photographs, stamps, maps and other... These archives, which include maps, ...


  10. The Death of Captain Shakespear

    including Khālid bin Bilāl. Taking Photographs Shakespear then proceeded towards the battle on camelback. He dismounted and ‘went on to a ...


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