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Wilson, Charles William, Sir. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt, Vol. 2 - Page 422. 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 24, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/exotic/item/543/show/483.

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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.
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  • Egypt
  • Palestine
  • Sinai Peninsula
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  • books
  • illustrations (layout features)
  • plates (illustrations)
  • maps (documents)
Language English
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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 422 PLCTURESOUE PALESTLNE. to the study of Thebes. SetiT. was the founder of the principal temple, and Rameses II., his son, completed it and added a second fane of his own. The older temple of Abydos is therefore contemporaneous with the temple of Kurnah at Thebes, the oldest of the memorial chapels of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Dynasties on the Libyan plain; and it is at Abydos that the study of the monuments raised by the great Theban dynasties may fitly be begun. Architecturally, too, Abydos is the predecessor of Thebes. The Egyptian temple had not yet assumed its later stereotyped form of arrangement. Experiments, like the terrace-temple of Queen Hatasu at Deyr El-Bahry, and the great colonnade of Amenoph III. at Luxor, showed that the architects of the Eighteenth Dynasty had not yet agreed upon a fixed order of A SILHOUETTE ON THE NILE. A group of theslate-coloured buffaloes of the country being watered is one of the commonest sights on the Nile. courts and chambers ; and Abydos is proof that Seti, of the Nineteenth, had a different idea of temple forms to those of his forerunners and his successors. The seven aisles ending in seven