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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Niebuhr, Carsten, 1733-1815.
Travels through Arabia and other countries in the East.
Edinburgh, R. Morison and Son, 1792
|Named Person:||Carsten Niebuhr; Carsten Niebuhr|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Carsten Niebuhr; Robert Heron; Mc Intyre; George Mudie; Thomas Vernor; R. Morison & Son,; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
|Language Note:||Abridged and adapted by the translator for the "public in general": v. 1 from v. 1 of C. Niebuhr's Reisebeschreibung nach Arabien und andern umliegenden Ländern (published in 1774) and v. 2 from Niebuhr's Beschreibung von Arabien (published in 1772).|
|Notes:||Abridged and adapted by the translator for the "public in general": v. 1 from v. 1 of C. Niebuhr's Reisebeschreibung nach Arabien und andern umliegenden Ländern (published in 1774) and v. 2 from Niebuhr's Beschreibung von Arabien (published in 1772).
Vol. 1: xx, 454, ,  leaves of plates ; v. 2: xii, 439 p.,  leaves of plates.
Maps engraved by A. McIntyre.
|Description:||2 volumes,  leaves of plates : illustrations, folded maps ; 22 cm|
|Contents:||Volume 1: Voyage from Copenhagen to Alexandria ; Of Egypt in general ; Of the government, arts, and trade of Egypt ; Of the manners of the Orientals in general, and particularly of the Egyptians ; Egyptian antiquities ; Journey from Cairo to Suez and Mount Sinai ; Voyage from Suez to Jidda and Loheia ; Route from Loheia to Beit el Fakih ; Excursion through the country about Beit el Fakih ; Journey through the mountaneous part of Yemen ; Journey from Beit el Fakih to Mokha ; Journey from Mokha to Taoes ; Journey to Sama ; Our stay at Sana, in the Iman's court ; Our return from Sana to Mokha --
Volume 2: Of Arabia in general ; Of the province of Hedjas ; Of Yemen in general ; Of the sominions of the Imam of Sana ; Of the province of Hadramaut ; Of the province of Oman ; Of the provinces of Lachfa and Nedsjed ; Of the Independent Arabian States upon the sea-coast of Persia.
|Other Titles:||Niebuhr's travels through Arabia and other countries in the East|
|Responsibility:||performed by M. Niebuhr ... ; translated into English by Robert Heron ; with notes by the translator, and illustrated with engravings and maps.|
- Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
- Middle East -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
- Iran -- Antiquities.
- Niebuhr, Carsten, -- 1733-1815 -- Travel -- Middle East -- Early works to 1800.
- Niebuhr, Carsten, -- 1733-1815.
- Arabian Peninsula.
- Middle East.