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Wilson, Charles William, Sir. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2 - Page 415. 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 26, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/exotic/item/543/show/476.

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Wilson, Charles William, Sir. (1883). Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2 - Page 415. 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/476

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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
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  • books
  • illustrations (layout features)
  • plates (illustrations)
  • maps (documents)
Language English
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  • 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
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Transcript MEMPHIS. 41 the walls are covered with sculptures depicting the life of thr d< vpl the land of marvels, is more wonderful than the minute pictorial records ofthis peaceful country life of five or six thousand years ago, preserved in the tombs at Memphis and Sakkarah, In them we see not only the portrait of the deceased, in size a demi-god, and of his diminutn the mistress of the house—"beloved of her husband, his palm of pleasantft sculptured with THE GATEWAY OF ASYiJT. It opens into a large tree-shaded court which forms part of the governor.1 palace and leads into the town. marvellous fidelity to nature and with a realism that is almost terribly lifelike, but all the scenes of the great man's daily life ; his cattle, goats and sheep, and fat oxen ; villagers bringing their tribute of the produce of the nobleman's country estates; oxen drawing the plough, with the superscription " A strong pull" and " Trot on, beasts; of agriculture, the large ears of corn, the reaping and gleaning! the exciting hunt of the hippopotamus, who is entangled in the ropes in the very act of devouring hi | Wl« the sportsmen launch their javelins at him; thr nets full of fish ; thr 11 the air struggles of wrestlers every branch of labour and of diversion is found on thr walk of thr thr overseer with his stick mm