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Reports about life under the Ottoman Turks and descriptions of regional monuments, Pyramids, etc.
This is a curious mixture of information from St. John's own travels in 1832-3 with details from many other writers on Egypt, e.g. Alpinus, Light, Wilde, Burckhardt, Belzoni,…
Half calf and marbled boards, modern leather spine label. Marbles textblock and endpages. Bindings tight and square. Moderate handling wear. Text clean, no ownership markings, light even toning.
REF: OCLC: 25950873. Bold: 013781126; Hilmy: 204ff [vii]
Title: Egypt and Nubia;
their scenery and their people. Being incidents of history and travel, from the best and the most recent authorities, including J.L.Burckhardt and Lord Lindsay.
Illustrator: Woodcut illustrations.
Edition: First Edition.
Publisher: London:, Chapman and Hall,: 1845.
Size: (iii)-viii, 472 pages. 8½ x 5¼".
lb: 2.00 lb
Seller ID: 005496