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Sir Richard Burton's travels in Arabia and Africa : four lectures from a Huntington Library manuscript

Author: Richard Francis Burton, Sir; John Hayman; Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
Publisher: San Marino, Calif. : Huntington Library, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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FROM REVIEWS OF THE ORIGINAL EDITION: "Burton's own narratives...are classics of travel. Best known is the account of his journey to Medina and Mecca, closed to non-Muslims.... As Hayman observes,  Read more...

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Named Person: Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Richard Francis Burton; Richard Burton
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Francis Burton, Sir; John Hayman; Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
ISBN: 0873281314 9780873281317 0873282094 9780873282093
OCLC Number: 22178708
Description: 109 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Other Titles: Travels in Arabia and Africa
Responsibility: edited by John Hayman.
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"Burton's lectures...give the full flavor of both his fierce temperament and his fiercer curiosity." - Los Angeles Times "Burton's own narratives...are classics of travel. Best known is the account Read more...

 
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