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Goa, and the Blue Mountains;
The appearance of Goa, and the Blue Mountains in 1851 marked the public debut of that astonishingly protean Victorian, Richard Francis Burton. An explorer, soldier, consul, and connoisseur of the sword, a polyglot of unrivaled powers, a poet, translator, and prolific writer about the peoples and customs of alien lands, Burton made his first bid for attention with this account of his travels through southwestern India. As if to underscore his entry onto the British scene, he published two moredoi:10.1525/9780520342873-001 fatcat:3eecr72hpvawrmfb2sehfldc4q