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Waddington, George, 1793–1869
Journal of a visit to some parts of Ethiopia / by George Waddington ... and the Rev. Barnard Hanbury ... ; with maps and other engravings.
Additional Title(s):

Waddington's Travels in Ethiopia

Travels in Ethiopia
London : John Murray, 1822.
Physical Description:
vi, [2], 333, [3] p., [18] leaves of plates ([3] folded) : ill., maps ; 30 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DT123 .W33 1822+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Spine title, on publisher's printed label: Waddington's Travels in Ethiopia.
Lithographs by Agostino Aglio. Printed by N. Chater.
Maps engraved by John Walker.
Printed by William Clowes, Northumberland Court.
Publisher's advertisements, [2] p. at end
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 289
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in brown paper covered boards with publisher's printed spine label.
Subject Terms:
Africa, North -- Description and travel.
Egypt -- Description and travel.
Egypt -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Nile River -- Description and travel.
Travel literature
Travel literature.
Publisher's advertisements.
Hanbury, Barnard.
Aglio, Agostino, 1777-1857, lithographer.
Walker, John, 1759-1830, engraver.
IIIF Manifest:

  • Map of the Nile from Wady Halfa to Merawe
  • Map of the course of the Nile
  • General plan of the antiquities of Djebel el Berkel
  • Plan of the principal temples of Djebel el Beskel
  • Pyramids of Djebel el Berkel
  • Plans of the Temples of Sasef, Soleb, and Doshe
  • A native of D'ongola
  • [Nubian ferry boat]
  • Djebel el Berkel
  • Figures of Bacchus at Djebel el Berkel
  • Figure in the portico of the fifth pyramid at Djebel el Berkel
  • Pyramids at El Bellal
  • A saint's tomb
  • Castle of Koke
  • Sculptures at Sóleb
  • Temple of Sóleb
  • Capitals found at old D'ongola. Figures of Ammon at Saleb.

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