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Relics of the honourable East India company

William Griggs

Relics of the honourable East India company

a series of fifty plates

by William Griggs

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Published by Quaritch in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • East India Company.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Griggs; with letterpress by Sir George Birdwood & William Foster.
    ContributionsBirdwood, G. C. M, Sir., Foster, William.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20304398M

      In the early 19th century a voyage from England to India and the Far East took over a year to complete. These ships carried hundreds of crew and passengers and the logs list their names, rank, destinations, children are recorded. Many hundreds of the logs survive and are stored in the British Library in original. Relics of the Honourable East India company, Contributor: Foster, William - Birdwood, George C. M. (George Christopher Molesworth) - Griggs, William Date:

    ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Description: pages illustrations, portraits 22 cm: Contents: Prelude to adventure --Advance in India --Retreat in the Indies --Commerce under difficulties --Conquest in embryo --The turning point --Trumph at home and --Trouble abroad --Clive and Arcot --Clive and Plassey --The end of European rivalry --The. The Honourable Company: History of the English East India Company Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device s:

    THE HONOURABLE EAST INDIA COMPANY LTD. - Free company information from Companies House including registered office address, filing history, accounts, annual .   By far the most important of these was the English East India Company, which became the dominant power in India, and only handed over its functions to the British Government in (see also Dutch East India Company, Ostend Company). The English East India Company was founded at the end of the 16th century in order to compete with the Dutch.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Griggs, William, Relics of the honourable East India company. London, Quaritch, (OCoLC)   Book from the Archaeological Survey of India Central Archaeological Library, New Delhi. Book Number: Book Title: Relics of the honourable East. The East India Company (EIC), also known as the Honourable East India Company (HEIC), East India Trading Company (EITC), the English East India Company or the British East India Company, and informally known as John Company, Company Bahadur, or simply The Company, was an English and later British joint-stock company.

It was formed to trade in the Indian Ocean region, initially with the Fate: Government of India Act This book was originally published in so there are now sure to be more diverse sources to enable another writer to tell a richer more nuanced history of the honourable company.

No doubt readers who want to learn more about how the East India Company contributed to moulding the world will be looking forward to William Dalrymple's next by:   A relaxed narrative history of the English East India Company from the beginnings until between and ish, reading it I thought I was going to write that it takes a while to get going, but by the time I finished I realised that it never did, rather like a stately Eastindiaman at anchor at Greenhithe it just bobbed up and down in the Thames a little in the swells of the current/5.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. Relics of the Honourable East India company: a series of fifty Birdwood, George C. Sir, (George Christopher Molesworth), This book was originally published in so there are now sure to be more diverse sources to enable another writer to tell a richer more nuanced history of the honourable company.

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The East India Company (also the East India Trading Company, English East India Company, and then the British East India Company) was an early English joint-stock company that was formed initially for pursuing trade with the East Indies, but that ended up trading mainly with the Indian subcontinent and China.

The East India Company was an English company formed for the exploitation of trade with East and Southeast Asia and orated by royal charter on Decemit was started as a monopolistic trading body so that England could participate in the East Indian spice also traded cotton, silk, indigo, saltpeter, and tea and transported slaves.

Facsimile of Grant of Arms to the "New" East India Company, dated 13 Oct 3. Grant of Arms to the East India College, Haileybury, 21 day of March, (double page) 4. The House occupied by the east India Company in Leadenhall Street, as refaced in (double page) 5.

Front of the East India House, Leadenhall Street, as rebuilt in. The East India Company also had the prefix “Honourable.” The style may not be assumed by corporate bodies at will, as was proved in the case of the Society of Baronets, whose original style of “Honourable Society” was dropped by command.

In the countries of the Commonwealth, the title “honourable” is given to members of the. Book Review: “The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company” by John Keay Posted on Decem by Susan Abernethy This book was recommended to me by a history friend who specializes in eighteenth century English history.

The East India Company, often referred to as the Honourable East India Company or more colloquially as “John Company”, was established with a Royal Charter from Elizabeth I on Decem The Company was originally chartered as the Governor and Company of Merchants of London trading into the East Indies, with the intention of.

In England, with the demand for tea booming, The East India Company placed an order for lbs of tea and by annual imports reached 4, Lbs. The Company received Chinese permission to trade from Guangzhou (Canton) importing silk, tea and porcelain, and so trade began with the Hongs who controlled trade within China.

in the subject is the work entitled Relics of the Honourable East India Company, published in This volume is lying in a prominent position on his desk, in the picture I now show, which represents Birdwood seated in his room at the India Office.

In saying something to-day about the Company's records, I. The East India Company really was too big to fail. So it was that in it was saved by history’s first mega-bailout. But unlike Lehman Brothers, the East India Company really was too big to fail.

The records of The Honourable East India Company Service (HEICS) are now housed at the British Library in Euston, London.

The Company was established in the year as a joint-stock association of English merchants who received, by a series of charters, exclusive rights to trade in the 'Indies'. Go to the Home Page: The ‘Honourable’ East India Company () - A realistic guide to what is available to those looking into the careers of seagoing servants () by Len Barnett.

Go to the Indian Marine and successors. Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company John Keay, Author MacMillan Publishing Company $25 (0p) ISBN More By and About This Author. The Company was founded on the last day of the 16th century. On 31 December Elizabeth I signed the charter of the Company trading unto the East Indies.

The East Indies meant what we know call India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Malaysia and Indonesia. The distinction was made between East Indies and West Indies because when.Pages in category "Medals of the Honourable East India Company" The following 20 pages are in this category, out of 20 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes ().By far the most important of these was the English East India Company, which became the dominant power in India, and only handed over its functions to the British Government in (see also Dutch East India Company, Ostend Company).

The English East India Company was founded at the end of the 16th century in order to compete with the Dutch.