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  • An account of the manners and customs of the modern Egyptians. [Volume 1] [Electronic Edition] 

    Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, TX, 1871)
  • An account of the manners and customs of the modern Egyptians. Volume 1. [Electronic Version] 

    Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, TX, 1836)
  • An account of the manners and customs of the modern Egyptians. Volume 2. [Electronic Version] 

    Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, TX, 1836)
  • An account of the manners and customs of the modern egyptians. Written in Egypt during the years 1833—1835. [Electronic Version] 

    Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, TX, 1890)
  • Acrobatic Exercises and Game of Morra 

    Weidenbach (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    A depiction of some acrobatic exercises performed by ancient Egyptians.
  • After-dinner Pipe 

    Sanderson (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1906)
    Two native people sit next to a hut, while one smokes a long striped pipe that rests on the ground.
  • Alexandrian Lady with her Black Attendant 

    Muller, Leopold Carl (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    An upper-class woman, with a robed attendant carrying a basket in tow.
  • Ancient Egyptian Representation of the Vintage 

    Weidenbach (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    Men harvesting grapes, drawn in the style of ancient Egypt.
  • The Ancient Egyptians throwing a Virgin into the Nile 

    (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1884)
    "The ancient Egyptians were accustomed to appease the god of the Nile and induce him to bestow a bountiful inundation by throwing as a sacrifice into its sacred water a beautiful virgin."
  • Arab Cemetery 

    Muller, Leopold Carl (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    A man and woman at a cemetery, holding palm fronds.
  • An Arab Market in a Pal Grove. 

    Sladen, Douglas (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Many people standing in a highly forested area.
  • Arab Salutations. 

    Sladen, Douglas (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Six man stand with the desert behind. All but one faces the camera. The two men farthest to the right shake hands.
  • Arab Sangfroid: Effendis Sitting Down in the Middle of the Road to Read a Letter. 

    Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Two men squatting in the street, reading a letter. Black-and-white photograph.
  • Arab Stuff 

    Gnauth, Adolf (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    A pattern from Egyptian cloth.
  • Arab Woman and Donkey-boy 

    Gardiner, David (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1906)
    A veiled woman sits on a donkey while a man stands nearby.
  • ARABIAN BARBER 

    Unknown (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1885)
    A man smoking a long pipe, a child standing next to him, and a person having his head shaved. Line drawing.
  • Arabic Silk Damask of the 11th Century 

    Gnauth, Adolf (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    A pattern in Arabic silk.
  • Arabs Lunching in the Ataba-El-Khadra. 

    Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Men standing in front of a carriage. Black-and-white photograph.
  • AT DAMIETTA. 

    Sladen, Douglas (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Two men and two donkeys are situated in front of a brick building with large windows. The donkeys are carrying large loads.
  • The Banner of the Prophet at the Feast of Bairam. 

    Sladen, Douglas (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Men, women and children congregate at a festival. One holds a flag.
  • A Barber's Shop in the Cattle-Market at Luxor. 

    Sladen, Douglas (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    A man is seated on the ground under an umbrella. Another man is leaning against a fence in the background.
  • A Barrow Restaurant. 

    Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    A man is selling some food from a cart to a veiled woman. Black-and-white photograph.
  • "Basking." 

    Grahame, George; Evans, Miss (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1879)
    Drawing of a large group of people lying on the ground.
  • Bedaween Camp 

    Muller, Leopold Carl (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    A Bedaween camp in the desert, with men resting and women carrying water.
  • Bedawin at the Gizeh Market. 

    Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Desert dwellers and camels. Black-and-white photograph.
  • A Bit of Country 

    Gardiner, David (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1906)
    A line of loaded pack animals walking along a small canal.
  • Bivouac in the Desert. 

    Hamerton, R.J. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1841)
    A camp in the desert, with camels and people resting among the tents.
  • Boat Life in Egypt and Nubia [Electronic Version] 

    Prime, William Cowper, 1825-1905 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, TX, 1874)
  • Bondmen Felling Trees 

    Weidenbach (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    Men cutting down trees, drawn in the ancient Egyptian style.
  • Books, and Apparatus for Writing. 

    Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1836)
    Book and apparatus for writing. Engraving (prints).
  • A Border, or Frieze, in Wood, from the Moristan of Kala'oon 

    Gnauth, Adolf (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    A frieze featuring a man shooting an animal with an arrow.
  • Boy Working a Shadùf. 

    Sladen, Douglas (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    A naked, or nearly naked, boy performs manual labor as a man in the shade looks on.
  • A Boys' School 

    Lekegian, G. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1906)
    Five young men sit clustered closely around an older man while they read from books.
  • Brick-making--the task of the Hebrews seen to-day among the ruins of Crocodilopolis--Egypt. (39) 

    Underwood & Underwood (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Texas., 1904)
    Aerial view of brick ruins
  • Bringing in the Overseer for the Reckoning 

    Weidenbach (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    Men, presumably slaves, being brought before a scribe for reckoning.
  • Butter Churning in the Vilage. 

    Leeder, S.H. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1918)
    A group of women and children standing around a goat-skin butter churn. . Black- and- white photograph.
  • A CAIRO STREET SCENE 

    Lamplough, A. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1909)
    Pastel drawing of a street in Cairo with open-air market stalls.
  • CAIRO. - Sunset at the Pyramids of Giza. 

    Unknown (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Texas., 1900)
    River with palm trees in front of the Pyramids
  • The Camel Market at Gizeh. 

    Sladen, Douglas (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Two men talking amidst many camels.
  • Camels Carrying Stone, near Cairo 

    Rafael Tuck & Sons, Ltd. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Texas., 1906)
    Camels walking through a desert, roped together
  • Captured Animals of the Wilderness 

    Weidenbach (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    Several men pulling two cages with big cats in them.
  • Carpet Bazaar, Cairo 

    Pearson, G. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1890)
    Man in open courtyard is surrounded by stacks of carpets.
  • THE CATARACT AT ASSOUAN 

    Lamplough, A. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1909)
    Pastel drawing of sailboats docked on the banks of the Nile before the cataract at Aswan.
  • Cattle Treading out Corn 

    Weidenbach (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    Men herding a team of cattle.
  • Child Crying at the Kodak. 

    Sladen, Douglas (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Two children sitting on the ground, one of whom is crying (presumably out of fear of being photographed).
  • The city of the caliphs; a popular study of Cairo and its environs and the Nile and its antiquities [Electronic Version] 

    Reynolds-Ball, Eustace A. b. 1857? (Eustace Alfred) (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, TX, 1898)
  • A Class of Cheiks 

    Lekegian, G. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1906)
    A large group of men in robes stand in rows in a courtyard.
  • Cleaning the Colossus 

    Pearson, G. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1890)
    Simple scaffolding supports several workers cleaning the face of a very large head carved from a cliff.
  • A Coffee-seller 

    Gardiner, David (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1906)
    A man squatting next to a pedestal with a coffeepot on it.
  • Cook's tourists' handbook for Egypt, the Nile, and the Desert [Electronic Version] 

    Thomas Cook Ltd. [Corporate author] (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, TX, 1897)
  • A Coppersmith's Stall at the Gizeh Market. 

    Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    People at the market, surrounded by copper trays and utensils. Black-and-white photograph.
  • The Corner of the Ataba-el-Khadra and the Musky. 

    Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    Activity on a street corner. Black-and-white photograph.
  • Cotton Plant 

    Strassberger, B. (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    Drawing of a cotton plant.
  • Country Residence and Water Wheel at Cairo 

    Fiedler, Bernhard (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    A home in the countryside with a water wheel.
  • Country Scene Near Cairo 

    Sanderson (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1906)
    Two women with large jugs on their heads wade through the water alongside a raised path where several people are walking.
  • Cranes 

    Ramsthal, August (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    A group of cranes.
  • Crocodiles and Hippopotamus in the Nile 

    Weidenbach (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1878)
    Drawing of three boats passing a hippopotamus and two crocodiles.
  • The Cynocephal: The Performing Dog-Faced Baboon. 

    Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947 (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1911)
    A man holding a baboon on a leash. Black-and-white photograph.
  • Cyprian Boot-Shop 

    Unknown (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1900)
    Turkish men and children and one veiled woman gathered about a boot shop;. Black-and-white photograph.
  • Dancing Girl 

    Gardiner, David (Electronic version published by Rice University, Houston, Tx, 1906)
    A woman wearing a dress and jewelry in a dancing position.