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Creator:
Melly, Ellen Maria, 1807-1894, illustrator.
Title(s):

Sketches on the Nile.

Published/Created:
[England?] : [Privately published], [1853?]
Physical Description:
[26] leaves : illustrations ; 25 cm x 38 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2022 18
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Title from cover.
Lacks title page. Description based on copy at the Yale Center for British Art, which has binder's title Sketches on the Nile. Inscribed "Donné par Mde Veuve Melly de Liverpool, Château Banquet, année 1853." Artist is presumably Ellen Maria Melly, who traveled to Egypt with her husband André Melly in 1850. André died in 1851.
Date of publication from author's presentation inscription.
BAC Folio A 2022 18: Plates are not colored. Bound in contemporary blue cloth. Author's presentation inscription to Mlle. d'Angerville. Bookplate: Melle. Henriette d'Angerville.
Subject Terms:
Nile River Valley.
Nile River.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs.
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