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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Wilson, Charles William, Sir, 1836-1905.
Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt.
New York : D. Appleton and Co., [1881-1884]
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Charles William Wilson, Sir; Charles Warren, Sir; Charles Pickering Clarke; C R Conder; Samuel Jessup; Henry Harris Jessup; Edward Henry Palmer; Stanley Lane-Poole; Mary Eliza Rogers; Philip Schaff; Arthur Penrhyn Stanley; Selah Merrill; H B Tristram
|Notes:||Added t.p., engr.; issued in forty parts.
V. 2. Phoenicia and Lebanon / by the Rev. H.W. Jessup -- The Phoenician plain / by the Rev. Canon Tristram -- Acre, the key of Palestine, Mount Carmel and the river Kishon, Maritime cities and plains of Palestine / by Miss M.E. Rogers -- Lydda and Ramleh, Philistia / By Lt. Col. Warren -- The south country of Judaea / by the Rev. Canon Tristram -- The southern borderland and Dead Sea / by Professor Palmer -- Mount Hor and the cliffs of Edom, The convent of St. Catherine / by Miss M.E. Rogers -- Sinai / by the Rev. C.P. Clarke -- The land of Goshen, Cairo, Memphis, Thebes, Edfu and Philae / by S. Lane-Poole.
|Description:||2 volumes : frontispieces, illustrations, plates, 2 double maps ; 33 cm|
|Contents:||v. 1. Introduction / by the Very Rev. Dean Stanley --
Jerusalem / by Col. Wilson --
Bethlehem and the north of Judaea / by the Rev. Canon Tristram --
The mountains of Judah and Ephraim / by Lieut. Conder --
Samaria and the Plain of Esdraelon / by Miss E. Rogers --
Esdraelon and Nazareth / by the Rev. Canon Tristram --
Galilee, Northern Galilee, Caesarea Philippi and the highlands of Galilee, Mount Hermon and its temples / by the Rev. Dr. S. Merrill --
Damascus / by the Rev. Dr. P. Schaff --
Palmyra, The Wady Barada, Ba'albek / by the Rev. S. Jessup.
|Responsibility:||ed. by Colonel Wilson ; assisted by the most eminent Palestine explorers, etc. ; with numerous engravings on steel and wood [from original drawings by Harry Fenn and J.D. Woodward].|