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Creator:
Kinglake, Alexander William, 1809-1891.
Title:
Eothen.
Edition:
Fourth edition.
Published/Created:
London : John Ollivier, 1845.
Physical Description:
xi, 423 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DS48 .K56 1845
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
An account of Kinglake's travels to Turkey, the Middle East, and Egypt.
Lithography printed by Day & Haghe.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in blind- and gold- tooled brown morocco, with gilt edges.. Unidentifiable armorial device stamped in gilt on front and back covers. Gilt edges.
Contents:
Preface -- Over the border -- Turkish travelling -- Constantinople -- The Troad -- Infidel Smyrna -- Greek mariners -- Cyprus -- Lady Hester Stanhope -- The sanctuary -- The monks of the Holy Land -- Galilee -- My first bivouac -- The Dead Sea -- The black tents -- Passage of the Jordan -- Terra Santa -- The desert -- Cairo and the plague -- The pyramids -- The Sphynx -- Cairo to Suez -- Suez -- Suez to Gaza -- Gaza to Nablous -- Mariam -- The prophet Damoor -- Damascus -- Pass of the Lebanon -- Surprise of Satalieh.
Subject Terms:
Day & Haghe -- Printer.
Egypt -- Description and travel.
Middle East -- Description and travel.
Olliver, John -- Publisher.
Turkey -- Description and travel.
Form/Genre:
Armorial bindings (Binding)
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1845.
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