Two sequential views of Calcutta from the Esplanade, from vol. 3 of 'The Indian empire' by Robert Montgomery Martin, c.1860; here are very large scans of these engravings: *first view*; *second view*

(downloaded Jan. 2009)

"Calcutta, the Esplanade," a steel engraving by Allom and Radclyffe (James S. Virtue Co., London, 1858)

Source: ebay,  Sept. 2005

"View of the Esplanade, Calcutta, taken from the foot of the Ochterlony Monument, from a drawing by Major T. J Ryves," from the Illustrated London News, 1859

Source: ebay, Sept. 2004

An early photo by Samuel Bourne, 1860's; *his more general view*; *his view of Government House*

Source: ebay, Oct. 2011

"View in Calcutta," an engraving from 1873

Source: ebay, Nov. 2006

Strollers along the Esplanade, a wood engraving, c.1878; *a large scan of this engraving*; *a larger but slightly truncated version*

Source: ebay, July 2005

Dalhousie Square, in an albumen photo from c.1870's; part of the Frith series

Source: ebay, Sept. 2007

From "The Earth and its inhabitants" by Elisee Reclus (London: D. Appleton and Co., 1884); *a large version, with modern hand coloring*

Source: ebay, Oct. 2008

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