Keyword
in
Collection
Date
to
Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2
Page 154
Citation
MLA
APA
Chicago/Turabian
Wilson, Charles William, Sir. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2 - Page 154. 1883. Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. May 28, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/exotic/item/543/show/208.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

Wilson, Charles William, Sir. (1883). Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2 - Page 154. Exotic Impressions, Views of Foreign Lands. Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/exotic/item/543/show/208

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

Wilson, Charles William, Sir, Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2 - Page 154, 1883, Exotic Impressions, Views of Foreign Lands, Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries, accessed May 28, 2020, https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/exotic/item/543/show/208.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

URL
Embed Image
Compound Item Description
Title Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Wilson, Charles William, Sir
Publisher D. Appleton and Company
Date 1883
Description Index: Phoenicia and Lebanon / by the Rev. H. W. Jessup -- The Phoenician plain / by the Rev. Canon Tristram -- Acre, the key of Palestine, Mount Carmel and the river Kishon, Maritime cities and plains of Palestine / by Miss M. E. Rogers -- Lydda and Ramleh, Philistia / By Lt. Col. Warren -- The south country of Judaea / by the Rev. Canon Tristram -- The southern borderland and Dead Sea / by Professor Palmer -- Mount Hor and the cliffs of Edom, The convent of St. Catherine / by Miss M. E. Rogers -- Sinai / by the Rev. C. P. Clarke -- The land of Goshen, Cairo, Memphis, Thebes, Edfu and Philae / by S. Lane-Poole.
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Egypt
  • Palestine
  • Sinai Peninsula
Genre (AAT)
  • books
  • illustrations (layout features)
  • plates (illustrations)
  • maps (documents)
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Location DS107 .W73 v.2
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b1703789~S11
Digital Collection Exotic Impressions: Views of Foreign Lands
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/exotic
Repository Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/william-r-jenkins-architecture-art-library
Use and Reproduction No Copyright - United States
Identifier exotic_201304_015
Item Description
Title Page 154
Format (IMT)
  • image/jpeg
File Name exotic_201304_015_174.jpg
Transcript PICTURESQUE PA IPS PINE. tut the >i\A am- and preci] mountains of Judah at a time when the Phi had dominion over IsraeL And he went from / Sur ah, see >orek iWady es Stirar) to the opposite side, into the \ wh. Philistines lived, to Timnath (Tibneh, see page [56) where he sought for his wife a daughter of the Phil Vnd among the vineyards of Timnath a young lion him, and 1, who had nothing in his hand, rent him as he would have rent a kid. turned he found a swarm of bees and honey in the skeleton of the lion, and put forth a riddle to his companions among the Philistines, who had come to feast with him. Through S rtained the answer, and Samson's ai; is kindled, and he mountains to Askalon (see page [69), where he slew thirty Philistine rder which to ] his wager; he then abandoned his wife and went up i |<o. Some time after, during wheat harvest, he prepared his di a peace off) but found that she was married t<> .mother. Then he determined tot A upon the Philistines, and caught three hundred and tied them 1 and put a firebrand in the midst And when he had set the brands on fire he let them rn of thr Phili a\m\ burnt up both the shocks and also the stand .with the vineyard andolh The corn in Philistia at the rime of harvest ni.i) i.< in unbroken < miles in extent, on the undulating plains and in the and on th' of the hills, and a conflagration once kindled would be most difficult it would probabl) extend over ;ill tin: land <>f Philistia, ami reduce the peopl< don. Ill' don naturall) arises a1 to whether tin: people of Israel would I lint it will Ik- noticed, on reference to .1 map repn Pal period, that they lived entirely in the high lands, and would be exempt from tin calamity. <\-i\ during the harvest time the people are obliged to adopt the 1: :|t measures to prevent am accidental conflagration among the expanses of stand mi relating to the southern part of Philistia is that con. the uh after it had fallen into the hands of die Philistines at Eben ezer, n Aphek, when the f Eli were killed. And the ark was taken from the mountain Vshdod in the plains, and it was brought into the house of DagOfl : and in morning th<- | idod found that their god, Dagon, was fallen upon his uV I die Lord And the) took Dagon and set him in his pi much troubled about the matter. And on the following mornii fallen with his f.i.e to the -round before the ark of the Lord km. 1 x * page 165) ,wA the surrounding district were smitten with tad when the people saw that this was on accounl of th<- ark being among ti :l and decided that th.- ark should be taken . plain 1 ''•'-' ""'• aI ,; hill* And the people of Gath suffered in like manner for