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" ... introducing a new fruit-tree, or in repairing a decayed aqueduct, with the same pride and complacency that he relates his most splendid victories. No region of art or nature seems to have escaped the activity of his research. He had cultivated the... "
Memoirs of Zehir-Ed-Din Muhammed Baber: Emperor of Hindustan - Page 431
by Bābur (Emperor of Hindustān) - 1826 - 432 pages
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1827
...activity of his research. He had cultivated the art of poetry from his early years, and his Diwan, or collection of Turki poems, is mentioned as giving...specimens of his Persian poetry are also given, which shew much of that terseness and delicacy of allusion so much admired in the poets whom he imitated.'—pp.429—431....
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The Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine

Books - 1828
...activity of his research. He had cultivated the art of poetry from his early years, and his Diwan, or collection of Turki poems, is mentioned as giving-...among the poets of his country. Of this work I have riot been able to learn that any copy exists. Many of the odes in it are referred to in his Memoirs,...
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The Modern Traveller: A Popular Description, Geographical ..., Volume 1

Josiah Conder - Africa - 1828
...activity of his research. He had cultivated the art of poetry from his early years ; and bis Diwan, or collection of Turki poems, is mentioned as giving him a high rank among the poets of his country. He also wrote a work on Prosody and gome smaller productions, which he sometimes alludes to in his...
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The History of India, Volume 2

Mountstuart Elphinstone - India - 1841
...found time to compose many elegant Persian poems and a collection of Turki compositions, which are mentioned as giving him a high rank among the poets of his own country.* * Almost all that has been said of Baber has been drawn from Mr. Erskine's admirable...
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The Dublin university magazine

University magazine - 1849
...the most splendid victories. He had cultivated the art of poetry from his early years ; and his Diwa" of Turki poems is mentioned as giving him a high rank among the poets of his country. He was skilful in the science of music, on which he wrote a treatise." The translator of his " Memoirs"...
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Shells from the Shannon, ballads, poems & lyrics, orig. & transl

Stephen J. Meany - 1849
...the most splendid victories. He had cultivated the art of poetry from his early years, and his Diwan of Turki poems is mentioned as giving him a high rank among the poets of his country. He was skilful in the science of music, on which he wrote a treatise." The translator of his " Memoirs"...
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Ballads, Poems, and Lyrics, Original and Translated

Denis Florence Mac Carthy - English poetry - 1850 - 388 pages
...the most splendid victories. He had cultivated the art of poetry from his early years, and his Diwan of Turki poems is mentioned as giving him a high rank among the poets of his country. He was skilful in the science of music, on which he wrote a treatise." The translator of his " Memoirs"...
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The History of India, as Told by Its Own Historians: The ..., Volume 4

Sir Henry Miers Elliot - India - 1872
...found time to compose many elegant Persian poems and a collection of Turki compositions, which are mentioned as giving him a high rank among the poets of his own country. The Memoirs of Babar remained for a time unknown, until they were transposed from the...
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The Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia ..., Volume 1

Edward Balfour - India - 1885
...yet he found time to compose many elegant Persian poems, and a collection of Turki compositions are mentioned as giving him a high rank among the poets of his own country. He left four sons, — Humayun, Kamran, blindai, and Mirza Askari. Baber's army, when...
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The Historians' History of the World: The British colonies, The United ...

Henry Smith Williams - World history - 1904
...found time to compose many elegant Persian poems and a collection of Turk i compositions, which are mentioned as giving him a high rank among the poets of his own country.* Baber died in 1530, when on the point of carrying his arms beyond Behar. But his schemes...
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