Title: Egypt: descriptive, historical, and picturesque [Electronic Edition]

Title: Aegypten in Bild und Wort

Author: Ebers, Georg, 1837-1898
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Translator Bell, Clara, 1834-1927 ,
Introduction and notes Birch, Samuel, 1813-1885 ,
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Place of publication: Houston, Tx
Publication date: 2006
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Title: Egypt: Descriptive, Historical, and Picturesque

Author: G. EBERS
Translation of: Aegypten in Bild und Wort. Translated from the original German by Clara Bell
File size or extent: vol. 1 of 2 v. : ill., ports. ; 34 cm.
Publisher: Cassell & Co.
Place of publication: London
Place of publication: New York
Publication date: 1887
Identifier: From the John E.T. Milsaps Collection, Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library, 916.2 Eb32
Description of the project: This electronic text is part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA), developed by Rice University.
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Taxonomy LCSH Library of Congress Subject Headings
Origin/composition of the text: 1887
Languages used in the text:
  • English (eng)
  • Greek (grk)
Text classification
Keywords: (Library of Congress Subject Headings)( Library of Congress Subject Headings )
  • Egypt -Description and travel
  • Egypt--Antiquities
Revision/change: August 2007
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Egypt: descriptive, historical, and picturesque [Electronic Edition] Aegypten in Bild und Wort


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