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  • Ajanta Paintings twenty plates in colour Lalit Kala Akademi; New Delhi 1956 (28G/750) 
  •     Allahu Akbar/Ba Hazrat Hai Ast Photographs of pages from Persian Document
  •     An Atlas of India by Trelawney Sanders Published: London, 1889 [1M/901]
  •     Annals and antiquities of Rajasthan by James Tod, 2 volumes, Smith, Elder, London, 1829, 1832 (9N/500)
  •     Antiquities of Dabhoi – Gujarat by Jas Burgess and H cousens George Waterston. Edinburgh; 1888. Text, illustrations, black & white plates (26B/753)
  •     Aproshanumandarpanam document in metal cylinder, Sanskrit document with illustrations Published: Sri Vani Vilas Press, Srirangam.
  •     Architecture at Beejapoor by Meadows Taylor and J Fergusson John Murray London 1866; Black & white plates, sketches, photographs (9D/801)
  •     Architecture in Dharwar and Mysore by Meadows Taylor and Fergusson John Murray; London, 1866. Black & white plates, sketches, photographs (26B/801)
  •     Atlas (14 maps-sheets) of J.L. Dutreuil De Rhins L’asie Centrale. 1889. [46/900]
  •     Atlas Junghuhn Java (plates) Lith. by C. W. Mieling [53B/900]
  •     Atlas of India In 3 parts published by the secretary of the State of India in council 1873-1879 [1M/902 (1) (2) (3)]
  •     Atlas-Description de l’Indostan by Cen Buache, J. Rennel, Published: Poignee, Paris. AN VIII. [1A/424]
  •     Batik Designs by Subha Sen, Technical publications; Santiniketan, West Bengal; Black & white plates (28G/751)
  •     Benares Illustrated by James Prinsep; Baptist Mission press; Calcutta 1833; Black & white plates (28A/759)
  •     Boro-Boedoee of het Eiland Java Boro-Boudour (Plates on Java Life) eight volumes by F.C. Wilsen. Litho by C.W. Mieling Published: E.J. Brill Leiden. (26G/902-908)
  •     Boro-Boedoer-het Eiland Java By F.C. Wilsen, C. Leemans; Published: E.J. Brill Leiden. [26G/901]
  •     Brief History of Ancient & Modern India By Francis William Blagdon Published: Edward Orme, London. 1805 [2A/900]
  •     Buddhism in Tibet-Atlas By Emil Schlagintweit; Published by F.A. Brockhaus. Leipzig. 1863.( 35/900)
  •     Calcutta and Its Environs By Charles D’ Oyly Bart. Published: Dickinson, London. 1848 (9C/900)
  •     Calcutta Map Sheet No: 1,3,4,5,6,8,9. Published: Surveyor General of India, Calcutta. 1895. [9C/901]
  •     Campaign in India 1857-1858 by George Francklin Atkinson Day & Son; London 1859, Coloured plates (3C/801)
  •     Carte de L’Inde by S D’Anville Duc D’Orleans 1752 Black & white maps (1A/801)
  •     Century of Birds from the Himalaya Mountains by John Gould; London 1831 Descriptions, coloured plates (17A/803)
  •     Ceremonies –Religieuses by B Picart 1728; Black & white illustrations, plates, Amsterdam (30B/ 750)
  •     Chinese Buddhist Monasteries by J Prip-Moller Oxford University Press Delhi 1985 Black & white sketches, photographs – plates (28A/468)
  •     Colebrook’s twelve views of the Kingdom of Mysore By R.H. Colebrook; London. 1794. [9T/900]
  •     Commelynaceae et Cyrtandraceae Bengalenses by C.B. Clarke Botanical illustrations Thacker, Spink, Calcutta 1874. (16/802)
  •     Costumes of Hindostan by Balt Solvyns, Sixty coloured engravings Edward Orme; London 1807 (8/700)
  •     Darjeeling photographs of People Black & white photo plates (9H/402)
  •     Darjeeling Scenery I, II (2 volumes) B/W photographs, 1911, 1912, (9H/401)
  •     Defence of Jellalabad by R H Sale and W L Walton J Hogarth; London 1845 (3B/800)
  •     Descriptions of two hundred fishes by Patrick Russell vol 1 W Bulmer, London 1803 Descriptions, black and white illustrations, plates (17A/802)
  •     Descriptive Ethnology of Bengal By Edward Tuitte Dalton (Portraits & text) Published: Govt. Printing, Calcutta. 1872 [7A/601]
  •     Divine Decree – Scroll Published: Sind Observer, Karachi. 1943
  •     Embassy of the Earl of Macartney By Staunton London, 1796 [1C/900]
  •     Fauna Antiqua Sivalensis Fossil Zoology of the Sewalik hills by Hugh Falconer. Two Volumes. Published by Smith, Elder. London. 1847. [17A/800 (1) (2)]
  •     Flora Java By Carolus Ludovicus Blume (plates) Published: Lugduni Batavorum. Amstelodami, 1858. [16/900(2)]
  •     Flora Java By Carolus Ludovicus Blume (Text) Published: Lugduni Batavorum. Amstelodami, 1858. [16/900(1)]
  •     Forschungen Auf Ceylon by Paul Sarasin und Dr. Fritz Sarasin 3 Volumes Black & white photo-plates, diagrams, Illustrations. 1886, 1887-93, 1887-88, (9S/600)
  •     Four Tibetan-Buddhist Scrolls with Buddhist-Mandala Art In full colour
  •     Fraser’s Views of Calcutta By James B. Fraser. Vol. 1 Published: Smith & Elder, London, 1826 [9C/903 (1)]
  •     Fraser’s Views of Calcutta By James B. Fraser. Vol. 2 Published: Smith & Elder, London, 1824 [9C/903 (2)]
  •     General Views of Lucknow By D S Dodgson Published: Day & Son. London, 1883 [26G/909(B)]
  •     General Views….City of Lucknow By D S Dodgson Published: Day & Son, London. 1860 [26G/909(A)]
  •     Gezigten Uit Neerlands Indie By C.W.M. van de velde Published: Frans Buffa. Amsterdam. 1841. [59/800]
  •     Glimpses of Bengal by A Claude Campbell Vol 1 Campbell; Calcutta 1907, Descriptions, black & white photo-plates (9B/750)
  •     Glimpses of the Nizam’s dominions by A Claude Campbell; Historical publishing; USA 1898; Descriptions, black & white photo-plates (9J/750)
  •     Golden Pomegranate by John Charles Edward Bowen Thacker & Co. Bombay 1957. Descriptions with coloured plates (21F/750)
  •     Habitants de L’Inde by J Trayer H Gache, Paris Black & White plates – litho (7A/801)
  •     Hindoo and European Manners in Bengal Twenty four plates; Illustrations by A. Colin. Sketches by Mrs. Belnos Published: Smith & Elder, London. 1832. [8/750]
  •     Hindu religious paintings a Folio 13 plates in colour Published: Calcutta Art Studio [28G/753]
  •     Hindu Religious pictures Published: Calcutta Art Studio [28D/1/G/3]
  •     Historical Researches on Bauddha and Jaina religions on Panjab and Afghanistan by James Bird. Black & white Illustrations- plates- American Mission Press, Bombay 1847 (26A/753)
  •     Illustrations of Himalayan plants by J F Cathcart and J D Hooler, W H Fitch; L Reeve; London, 1855 Descriptions & coloured plates (16/804)
  •     Illustrations of the Botany, Himalayan Mountains, Flora of Cashmere. 2 volumes by J Forbes Royle Wm H Allen; London 1839. Plates and descriptions (16/602)
  •     In the Mission field –diocese of Damaun 1925 (photographs) (38L/142)
  •     India and Adjacent Countries Sheet no: 44 (Lahore) Published: Surveyor General of India. 1919
  •     India and Adjacent Countries Sheet no: 52 (China, Kashmir, Jammu, Punjab, Tibet) Published: Surveyor General of India. 1925
  •     India and Adjacent Countries Sheet no: 52 Leh (East Turkistan, Kashmir, Punjab, Tibet) Published: Surveyor General of India. 1916
  •     India and Adjacent Countries Sheet no: 53 (Punjab, Rajputana, Delhi, Tibet) Published: Surveyor General of India. 1915
  •     India and Adjacent Countries Sheet no: 62 (Manasarowar) Published: Surveyor General of India. 1925
  •     India-Ancient & Modern by William Simpson Vol. 1: Text Published: Day & Son. London 1867 [2A/750 (1)]
  •     India-Ancient & Modern by William Simpson Vol. 2: Plates Published: Day & Son. London 1867 [2A/750 (2)]
  •     Javasche Oudheden By C W Mieling & Te "Shage Nederlanden. 1852 [26A/900]
  •     Jeypore portfolio – Architectural details by S S Jacob Bernard Quaritch, London 1890. 6 Volumes. Vol 1 – Coping and plinths, Vol 2 - Pillars – caps and bases, Vol 3 – Carved doors, Vol 4 –Brackets, Vol 5 – Arches, Vol 6 – Balustrades Black and white diagrams, illustrations, plans, plates, Vol 7 – String and Brand patterns 1894; Vol 8 – Wall and surface decoration 1896; Vol 9 – Dados 1898; Vol 10 – Parapets 1898; Black and white diagrams, plans, plates. (26B/600)
  •     Journal of Indian Art Records and Relics of the East Indian Company By Geo. C. M. Birdwood (vol. III) Published: W. Griggs, London. 1890. [3B/509]
  •     Journal of Indian Art Volumes 1,2,5&8 Published: London, 1886,1888,1894,1900 [28A/758(1)(2)(5)(8)]
  •     Kishangarg Painting By Eric Dickinson & Karl Khandalavala Published: Lalit Kala Akademi, India 1959. [28G/458]
  •     Krakatau-Album By R.D.M. Verbeek (in a folio) Published: Institut National de Geographie, Bruxelles. 1849. [18/901]
  •     L’Inde Francaise By M.E. Burnouf. Vol. 1. (Plates & text) Published: Chabrelie, Paris. 1827 [2F/750 (1)]
  •     L’Inde Francaise By M.E. Burnouf. Vol. 2. (Plates & text) Published: Chabrelie, Paris. 1835 [2F/750 (2)]
  •     Les Hindous By F. Baltazard Solvyns, 2 volumes Published: Chez L’Auteur, Paris Vol. 1: 1808, Vol. 2: 1810 [8/900 (1-2)]
  •     Les Hindous By F. Baltazard Solvyns, Vol. 3 Published: L’Imprierie de Mame, Paris, 1811 [8/900(3)]
  •     Les Hindous By F. Baltazard Solvyns, Vol. 4 Published: L’Imprierie de Mame, Paris, 1812 [8/900(3)]
  •     Map of India – 1877 Compiled by J O N James; Published: Surveyor General’s Office, Calcutta. 1870 (1A/B4/C2)
  •     Maps of Bengal and Bahar in VIII parts with an Index; published by J Rennell 1779 (9B/800)
  •     Marco Polo Carte geografiche by conte Baldelli Firenze; 1822. One big map (1C/750)
  •     Midden-sumatra (1877-1879) by P J Veth Leiden E J Brill 1882 Topographical Maps (53B/750)
  •     Monuments anciens et modernes de L’Hindoustan by L Langles, volume One, P. Didot Paris 1821 Black & white maps, plates, illustrations, plans (26B/752)
  •     Monuments de L’hindoustan by L Langles; Volume two P Didot; Paris 1821 Black & white plates (26B/752)
  •     Nepal People and Scenery Black & white photographs [9H/903]
  •     Oriental field Sports 40 Coloured engravings By Thomas Williamson & Samuel Howett Published: Edward Orme, London 1807 [11/900]
  •     Oriental races and tribes of Bombay by William Johnson, Black & white photos, W J Johnson London 1863 (7A/750)
  •     Oriental Scenery – 150 views By Thomas & William Daniell; Published: Authors, London. 1816 [4/500]
  •     Oriental Scenery By Thomas & William Daniell Six Volumes of Plates and one Volume of description on plates. Published by the Authors; London. 1816. [4/900(1-7)]
  •     Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien By Francois Valentyn, 5 vol; Vol. 3 in 2 parts, vol. 4 in 2 parts, vol. 5 in 2 parts. (total 8 books) Published: J Van Braam Amsterdam 1724 (plates & maps) [2G/501(1-5)]
  •     Paintings in the Buddhist Cave temples of Ajanta By John Griffiths. Vol. 1 Published: W. Griggs, London. 1896 [28D/900(1)]
  •     Paintings in the Buddhist Cave Temples of Ajanta By John Griffiths. Vol. II Published: W. Griggs, London. 1897 [28D/900(2)]
  •     Panoramic India By W R Wallace Vol. 1; Published: D.B. Taraporevala, Bombay. 1930 [1M/900 (1)]
  •     Panoramic India By W R Wallace Vol. 2 Published : D.B. Taraporevala, Bombay. 1930 [1M/900 (2)]
  •     Peiping-China’s Ancient Capital Photographs by Dmitri Kessel; coloured photo-plates 1946 (55/601)
  •     Photographs of Madras and Burmese Artware, Autotype Co. London, 1886. 50 plates. (28A/489)
  •     Picturesque Voyage to India By Thomas & William Daniell; Published: Longman, Hurst, London. 1810 [4/702]
  •     Plans of Hooghly River Survey Published: Surveyor General of India, Calcutta. 1887, 1881-82-83.
  •     Plantae Asiaticae Rariores By Nathaniel Wallich 3 Volumes; Published: Treuttel & Wurtz, London 1830. [16/803 (1-3)]
  •     Plants of the Coast of Coromandel By William Roxburgh, 3 Volumes Published: W. Bulmer, London, 1795 [16/901 (1-3)]
  •     Portfolio of Illustrations of Sind Tiles by Henry Cousens W. Griggs, London 1906; Coloured plates (26B/601)
  •     Portraits of the princes and people of India by Miss Eden J Dickinson; London, 1844. Black & white plates (7A/802)
  •     Posthumous papers Palms of British East India by William Griffith, Printed: Charles A. Serrao. Calcutta 1850 (16/806)
  •     Preservation of National Monuments of India 10 Volumes. Published by Governor General in Council for the curator of Ancient Monuments in India. Coloured and Black & white plates Vol. 1 – Dehli (1884); Vol 2 – Golden temple at Amritsar-Punjab (1884). Vol 3 – Temples at Trichinopoly (1884). Vol 4 – Great Temple to Siva and his consort at Madura (1884) Vol 5 – Great Buddhist Tope at Sanchi (1885) Vol 6 – Graeco Buddhist Sculptures from Yusufzani (1885) Vol 7 – Buildings in the Punjab (1884) Vol 8 – Agra and Gwalior (1885) Vol 9 – Meywar (1884) Vol 10 – Tomb of Jahangir at Shahdara near Lahore (1884) (26B/750)
  •     Principal Ruins of Asia Minor by Charles Texier & R.P. Pullan Day & Son; London, 1865. Architectural plans-plates (26A/800)
  •     Rajahs Nizams and Maharanas, Black & white Photographs [3A/900]
  •     Recollections of India By Charles Stewart Hardinge. Pt. 1 Published: Thomas M’lean, London. 1847 [4/901]
  •     Results of a Scientific Mission to India & High Asia By Hermann, Adolphe and Robert de Schlagintweit; Published: F A Brockhavs Leipzig. 1861 [18/900]
  •     Rgyan-Drug Mchog-Guyis, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, 7 plates Gangtok; 1962. (31F/614)
  •     Rhododendrons of Sikkim-Himalaya by Joseph Dalton Hooker Reeve & Co.; London, 1849. Descriptions & coloured plates (16/805)
  •     Ruins of Mandov by G Guiaud and Claudius Harris Day & Son; London, 1860 Coloured plates with descriptions (26A/801)
  •     Rumphia, commentationes Botanicae by C L Blumes cognomine Rumphius volumes 3 and 4 coloured Botanical plates Lugdum – batavorum 1847, 1848.(16/750)
  •     Sanskrit Manuscript Hand made paper, Period: Unknown, Script: Bengali
  •     Scenery and Reminiscences of Ceylon by I Deschamps Ackermann; London, 1845. Plates and notes (9S/800)
  •     Scenery, costumes, architecture of Western India by Robert Melville Grindlay Smith, Elder, London 1830. Coloured plates (28A/760)
  •     Scenery, Inhabitants & Costumes of Afghaunistan By James Rattray, Published: Hering & Remington, London, 1847 [50/900]
  •     Schau-Platz-Africa und Ost-Indien By Johann Wolfgang Heydt, Published: Johann Karl. Verlag. 1744 [2G/500]
  •     Select views in India 1780-83 By William Hodges, London. 1786 [4/902]
  •     Sketches About Kurrah By Lew G Abbott Published: Engelmann, London. 1831 [9Q/900]
  •     Sketches in Afghanistan By Jas Atkinson, Published: Henry Graves, London, 1842. [50/901]
  •     Sketches of Ceylon by Eugene de Ransonnet, Vienna, 1867, Coloured & B/W Plates (9S/750)
  •     Sketches of Delhi By J.R. Turnbull Published: T. McLean, London. 1858. [3C/750]
  •     Sketches of Manners & Customs of Indians and Anglo-Indians by William Tayler, Thomas McLean, London 1842 Coloured Plates (Original drawings from life) (8/800)
  •     Sketches of Native life in India by Charles Richard Francis Black & white plates Meldola, Cahn London 1848 (8/601)
  •     Sketches of the Deccan By Philip Meadows Taylor Originally drawn on stone, Published: Charles Tilt. London 1837 [9D/800]
  •     Sketches of the Siege of Lucknow by Clifford H Mecham Day & Son; London 1858. Coloured (brown) Plates (3C/800)
  •     Statistical atlas of India–1886 Calcutta, 1886. Various maps & commentary [44/750(86)]
  •     Statistical atlas of India–1895 Calcutta, 1895. Various maps & commentary [44/750(95)]
  •     Sundhya- Daily prayers of Brahmins By S C Belnos, Published: London, 1851 [31D/900]
  •     Tableaux Historiques de L’asie by J Klaproth, Atlas A. Schubart; Paris 1826. Coloured maps (2A/751)
  •     Thannatophidia of India – Venomous snakes by J Fayrer J & A Churchill London 1872 Descriptions & coloured plates (17A/801)
  •     The Ancient Manuscript of the Yasna. [Parsi-zoroastrian script] Reproduced in Facsimile Introd: L H Mills; Published: Clarendon Press, Oxford 1893 [33/900]
  •     The Pictorial Arts of Japan by William Anderson, Sampson Low, London 1886. Black & white illustrations, Photos-plates (51/750)
  •     Travels in Western India by James Tod, Wm H Allen, London 1839. Description and plates. (9N/501)
  •     Twenty-Eight Panoramic Views of Calcutta By William Wood; Published: W. Wood, London. 1833 [9C/902]
  •     Two Albums of Loreto College, Darjeeling - Old, Brittle, faded photographs
  •     Varia-Photographs (Scenery, People, Places, Singapore, Kandi etc.) Four portfolios[4/903(1-4)]
  •     View in the Neilgherry & Koondah Ranges By Captain Peacocke; Published: Paul Gucci, London. [9J/800]
  •     Views in India - during the Seapoy MutinyBy D. Sarsfield Greene; Published: Thomas Mc.Lean, London. 1859. (3C/900)
  •     Views in India-Neelgherry Hills By Richard H.R. Barron; London. 1837. [9J/900]
  •     Views in the Himala Mountains By J. B. Fraser; Published: Redwell & Martin, London, 1820 [9H/900]
  •     Views of India By Johnston & Hoffman; Photographs of Calcutta & Simla (4/906)
  •     Voyages du Chevalier Chardin, en perse by L Langles Atlas S; Black & white plates Le Normant, Paris, 1811 (1C/800)

The Goethals Indian Library and Research Society

The treasure was inherited by the Jesuit Fathers of St. Xavier's in 1908 from the then Archbishop of Calcutta, Paul Goethals, S.J. Archbishop Goethals, a Belgian who was Archbishop of Calcutta from 1886 to 1901, donated to the Jesuit Fathers his precious collection of books with the expectation that they be preserved as a separate library. Read more...


Goethals Indian Library & Research Society
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