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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

    fifty-six illustrative photographic reproductions of people, rivers, shorelines, oases, buildings and settlements. They were taken by various ...


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

    the carpet side by side … ” In 1939, the explorer, photographer and writer Alan Villier vividly described... in Qatar- photograph ...


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

    Kuwait- photograph Rolf Killius Sawt musicians in private majlis, Kuwait- photograph Rolf Killius Music... ‘arḍa, Qatar- photograph ...


  6. The Bombay Banking Crisis

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


  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. The India Office Private Papers

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


  9. 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 ...


  10. The British Library: How Many Institutions Became One

    documents, paintings, photographs, stamps, maps and other miscellanea. Whilst the bulk of recent material had... region. These archives, which ...


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