Keyword
in
Collection
Date
to
Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2
Page iii
Citation
MLA
APA
Chicago/Turabian
Wilson, Charles William, Sir. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2 - Page iii. 1883. Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. October 20, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/exotic/item/543/show/41.

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 iii. 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/41

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 iii, 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 October 20, 2020, https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/exotic/item/543/show/41.

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 iii
Format (IMT)
  • image/jpeg
File Name exotic_201304_015_007.jpg
Transcript CONTENTS VOLUME TWO. PAGE PHOENICIA AND LEBANON. By the Rev. Dr. HENRY W. JESSUP ........ i Husn Suleiman.—Baal Worship.—Tripoli.—Kadisha, the Sacred River.—Government of the Lebanon.—Ehden. —The Maronites.—Cedars of Lebanon.—Sources of the Adonis.-—Temple of Venus.—Natural Bridge. The Dog River.—Assyrian and Egyptian Tablets.—Beirut; its Schools, ancient and modern.—Druses.—Sidon. —Ancient Commerce.—The Modern Town and Gardens of Saida.—The Necropolis.—Phoenician Inscriptions.—Tomb of King Ashmanazar.—The Moabite Stone and Siloam Tablet. THE PHOENICIAN PLAIN. By the Rev. CANON TRISTRAM, LL.D.,F.R.S 49 Sarepta.—The River Leontes.—Tyre : the modern town, Es Sur.—Ruins of the Cathedral.—The Phoenicians. —Tomb of Hiram.—The Ladder of Tyre.—Wady 'Ashur.—Kul'at el Kurn, the Mountfort of the Crusaders. —Ancient Sites in the Plain of Acre.—The River Belus. ACRE, THE KEY OF PALESTINE. By Miss M. E. ROGERS 73 Approach to 'Akka from the Sea.—The City W^alls.—Egyptian Rule in Syria.—Bombardment of 'Akka.— Markets and Bazaars, Private Houses, and Public Buildings.—Early History of 'Akka.—Accho.—Ptolemais. —Coins of the Ptolemies.—The Stronghold of the Crusaders.—Crusading Coinage.—Destruction of the City in 1291. MOUNT CARMEL AND THE RIVER KISHON. By Miss M. E. ROGERS . . . . . . .91 Bay of 'Akka.—Vegetation of the Plain of 'Akka.—Gardens of Haifa.—The Modern Town of Haifa.—Haifa el 'Atikah.—German Colony of Temple Christians. —Sycaminum.—Mount Carmel.—The Convent.—The Pilgrim's Spring.—Arab Fables.—Druse Villages.—El Mahrakah, the Place of Elijah's Sacrifice.—The River Kishon. MARITIME CITIES AND PLAINS OF PALESTINE. By Miss M. E. ROGERS 109 Ancient Coast Road.—Athlit—Rock-cut Defile.—Fountain of Dustrey.—A Night at Kefr Lamm.—Tedious Voyage to Tanturah, " sailing slowly."—Abu Habib, the Custom-House Officer.— The Plain of Dor.— Solomon's Purveyors.—Crocodile River.—Arab Fable.—Plain of Sharon. -Caesarea.—Port of Abu Zabura. —Melon Harvest.—Arsuf.—Antipatris.—Joppa.— Road from Jaffa to Ramleh. LYDDA AND RAMLEH. By LIEUT-COL. WARREN, L. M. G., R. E . . . 145 View from the Tower of Ramleh.—The Plain of Sharon.— Church of St. George at Lydda, the Ancient Ludd. —'Amwas and Latron. PHILISTIA. By LIEUT-COL. WARREN, I. M. G., R. E 149 The Philistines.—Encroachment of Sand on the Corn Plains of Philistia.—Zorah, the Birthplace of Samson.— Ekron.—The Valley of Sorek.—'Ain Shems, the Site of Beth-shemesh.—Wady es Sunt, the Valley of Elah. —The Scene of David's Encounter with Goliath.—Tell es Safy.—Gath.—Yabnch, the Ancient Jabneh.— Mejdel, the Ancient Migdol.—Ruins of Ascalon. THE SOUTH COUNTRY OF JUDAEA. By the Rev. CANON TRISTRAM, LL.D.,F.R.S. . . .167 Approach to Palestine from the South.—Rock-cut Wells.—From Abu Jerar to Gaza.-AjIan, the ancient Eglon.— Libnah.—Khurbet Gat.—Beit Jibrin.—Artificial Caverns.—Ruins of the Church of St. Anna.— Adullam.—Road to Hebron. - Ramet cl Khulil. —Tekoa. —Engedi.