Travels on Foot Through the Island of Ceylon

நூலகம் இல் இருந்து
தாவிச் செல்ல:வழிசெலுத்தல், தேடுக
Travels on Foot Through the Island of Ceylon
நூலக எண் 4284
ஆசிரியர் Haafner, J.
நூல் வகை இலங்கை வரலாறு
மொழி ஆங்கிலம்
வெளியீட்டாளர் Asian Educational Services
வெளியீட்டாண்டு 1995
பக்கங்கள் 118



  • Escape from madras by tranguebar to ceylon - arrival

at jaffnapatnam - manner of living - gulf of catchai

  • Inclination to travel-secrel wish- unexpected

gratification of it- my fellow -travellers -the oppa

  • Anna's grief- division of our baggage- arrival at

calmonie- the turmiin - conjugal history of the baker-

indisposition of templin -arrival at panorin

  • Dreadful rencontre with a bear - shoumberongande -

negligence - polverencadoo- the fpoorest at night - the

apes- the bonkedoor

  • Arrival at palliar, aya!- unforlunate accident; our

plan almost defeated- the aecayed tree -vedatival-

jovial company there -manner of hunting of the vedahs -

combat whith a liger - arrival at mantotte

  • Bangala - unpleasant adventure there- the brahmin of

callar - furious engagement between two wild buffaloes-

dangerous occurrence - departure- morgam- the tiger

scent - diasagreeable halting place.

  • the lucky - treacherous enemy- bravery of the baker

blood -suckers- ceylonese nightingale- beautiful wood

train of misfortunes- dreadful tempest

  • crocodiles -dangerous passage- the oedoembo- the

friendly asiaulic - golgom-'polonga! polonga!' -

poetlan-madompe -arrival at chilaw - mr. van der

weiden- chilaw -the wedding -departure

  • Ambelam of marawilie - the generous enemy- specimen

of the cingalese language -the friendly priest-

unsuccessful enterprize of the dutch against the

emperor of conde udda- negombo- the fullen coco-nuls-

country -house of governor hock- the cooper's life in

danger -arrival at colombo

  • Pleasant manner of living at colombo -secret

longings- manual de cruz - singular proposal -refusal-

salutary advice of the cooper - departure from colombo-

description of the place.

  • Night of misfortunes - werigoor- the country after

the rainy seasun- unpleasant night at negumbo-

disagreement whith the cooper -separation from him-

renewed entreaties of the portuguess- consent - arrival

at chilaw

  • commencement of a dangerous expedition- first

occurence -continuation of the journey -arrival at and

entrance into the great forest- difficulties ,

obstacles, and dangers- strange sound the courageous


  • difficulties increased - perilous night inauspicious

prosecution of our journey - the tiger's den.-

unforeseen obstacles

  • Fruitless efforts to effect a passage - desperate

attempts - lamentable end of the portuguese- melancholy


  • the horned spider- the storn -terrible awaking -

contimation of the journey- reviving prospects -

hopeless situation

  • The pambou- rajah, or royal serpent - adventrous

leap- singular preservation- cheerless prospects-

strange sounds

  • Dangerous ascent of the mountains- the serpent -the

mist the precipice - agreeable discovery

  • Faint ray of hope - disappointment -last efforr- the

canal -the oedoembo- deliverance- manioppoe- arrival at

poetlan, and jaffnapatnam- conclusion

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