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dc.contributor.authorLane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876
dc.coverage.spatialCairo (Egypt)
dc.date.accessioned 2006-11-01T22:27:38Z
dc.date.available 2006-11-01T22:27:38Z
dc.date.issued 1836
dc.identifier.citation Lane, E. W. (Edward William), 1801-1876. "Private Houses in Cairo.." (1836) Rice University: https://hdl.handle.net/1911/10035.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/10035
dc.description Caption: "Private Houses in Cairo.-The street in this view is wider than usual. The projecting windows on opposite sides of a street often nearly meet each other;almost entirely excluding the sun, and thus producing an agreeable coolness in the summer months."
dc.description.abstract People walking down a narrow street. Engraving (prints).
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.relation.IsPartOf From: Lane, Edward William. "An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians, Written in Egypt During the Years 1833, -34, and -35, Partly from Notes Made During a Former Visit to that Country in the Years 1825, -26, -27, and -28. Volume 1". Charles Knight & Co.: London, 1836. p 6.
dc.relation.IsPartOfFind the complete text of the book in which this image appears at http://hdl.handle.net/1911/9174
dc.relation.IsPartOfSeries Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
dc.relation.IsReferencedByResearch module: Places in Egypt, https://hdl.handle.net/1911/109669
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
dc.subject.lcshHouses--Egypt--Cairo
dc.subject.otherPlaces & Architecture
dc.title Private Houses in Cairo.
dc.digitization.specifications Masters are TIF format, 24 bit color, Uncompressed, at least 400 ppi
dc.source.original From: Lane, Edward William. "An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians, Written in Egypt During the Years 1833, -34, and -35, Partly from Notes Made During a Former Visit to that Country in the Years 1825, -26, -27, and -28. Volume 1". Charles Knight & Co.: London, 1836. p 6.
dc.contributor.funder Funded by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and Rice University's Computer and Information Technology Institute (CITI).
dc.date.digital 2006
dc.date.note The date given for this image is the publication date of the book from which it is taken.
dc.identifier.digital LanMa1836v1_006a
dc.type.genre illustrations
dc.type.dcmi StillImage
dcterms.accessRights public domain


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