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Description of Egypt

Author: Edward William Lane; Jason Thompson
Publisher: Cairo : American University in Cairo Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The chronicle of British savant Edward William Lane's first experiences with the Egyptian landscape, its antiquities and its people. Because of his skill with the camera-lucida, Edward conceived of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Edward William Lane; Edward William Lane
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward William Lane; Jason Thompson
ISBN: 9774245253 9789774245251
OCLC Number: 429390721
Notes: "Notes and views in Egypt and Nubia, made during the years 1825, -26, -27, and -28: chiefly consisting of a series of descriptions and delineations of the monuments, scenery, &c. of those countries; the views, with few exceptions, made with the camera-lucida."
Description: xxxii, 588 pages : illustrations (some folded), maps (some folded) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Edward William Lane ; edited and with an introduction by Jason Thompson.

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''Jason Thompson's exact and dedicated edition deserves much praise.'' --Astene Newsletter, June 2002.

 
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