The Life of Sir Richard Burton
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The Life of Sir Richard Burton

By Thomas Wright
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  • THE LIFE OF SIR RICHARD BURTON
  • Author of "The Life of Edward Fitzgerald," etc.
    • Two Volumes in One
      • This Work is Dedicated to Sir Richard Burton's Kinsman And Friend, Major St. George Richard Burton, The Black Watch.
  • Preface.
  • Chapter I. 19th March 1821-October 1840
    • Childhood and Youth
  • 1. Torquay and Elstree.
  • 2. Tours and Elstree.
  • 3. Death of Richard Baker, 16th September 1824.
  • 4. At School, Richmond, 1829.
  • 5. The Continent Again.
  • Chapter II. October 1840-April 1842, Oxford
  • 6. Trinity College, October 1840.
  • 7. Expelled, April 1842.
  • Chapter III. April 1842-20th February 1847, Sind
  • 8. To Bombay, 18th June 1842.
  • 9. Baroda. The Bubu.
  • 10. Karachi. Love of Disguise.
  • 11. A Dangerous Mission, 1845.
  • 12. The Persian Beauty.
  • 13. A Simian Dictionary.
  • 14. Duality.
  • Chapter IV. 20th February 1847-1849. Under the Spell of Camoens
  • Bibliography:
  • 15. Goa and Camoens.
  • 16. "Would you a Sufi be?"
  • 17. Letter to Sarah Burton, 14th Nov. 1848.
  • 18. Allahdad.
  • Chapter V. 1849 to 3rd April, 1853, Chiefly Boulogne
  • Bibliography:
  • 19. A Motto from Ariosto.
  • 20. Isabel Arundell & "My Dear Louisa." 1851.
  • 21. Forster FitzGerald Arbuthnot 1853.
  • Chapter VI. 3rd April 1853 to 29th October 1854, Pilgrimage to Mecca
  • Bibliography:
    • 11. The Kasidah
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