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Author Name    Norden, Frederick Lewis.

Title   Travels in Egypt and Nubia. Folio Edition.

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London Lockyer & Reymers 1757

Seller ID   523

Scarce folio edition: 19 3/8 x 12 1/2 inches. Two volumes bound as one in a sound but undistinguished green cloth. Two engraved frontispieces, 162 plates, maps and plans; engraved initials, head and tailpieces. Moisture stain to lower fore edge affecting the corners of some plates (v. image 5). Norden "was the first European to penetrate as far as Derr in Nubia and to publish descriptions of any Nubian temples. This important work was the earliest attempt at an elaborate description of Egypt, and its plates are the most significant previous to those by Denon" (Blackmer). ; Folio ; Additional images and further information provided upon request.

Egypt Africa Exploration

Price = 5670.00 USD



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