Author:Edward Backhouse Eastwick

Edward Backhouse Eastwick

C.B.; British orientalist, diplomat and Member of Parliament


  • (tr.) Khusru, Emir of Dehli The Bāg̲ẖ O Bahār: Or, The Garden and the Spring (1852) [1]
  • The Anvár-i Suhaili: Or The Lights of Canopus (1854) [2]
  • (tr.) Bopp, Franz. A Comparative Grammar of the Sanskrit, Zend, Greek, Latin, Lithuanian, Gothic, German, and Sclavonic Languages (1856) 2nd ed. in 3 vols.
  • (ed.) Autobiography of Lutfullah, a Mohamedan Gentleman and His Transactions with His Fellow-creatures (1857) [3] and later editions
  • A Concise Grammar of the Hindústání Language: To which are Added, Selections for Reading (1858) 2nd ed.
  • Venezuela: or, Sketches of life in a South American republic: with the history of the loan of 1864 (1868) [4]
  • Handbook of the Bengal Presidency: With an Account of Calcutta City (1882) [5]
  • (tr.) Chaturbhuja Miṣra The Prema-sâgara; or, Ocean of love

Attributed worksEdit

  • Dry leaves from young Egypt (1849) [6] [University of California, no evidence presented.]

Works about EastwickEdit


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