Pharaohs Fellahs and Explorers. Amelia B. Edwards.

Pharaohs Fellahs and Explorers

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1892.

Hardcover. Very Good. 325 pp, indexed and illustrated. Original orange cloth decorated in gilt and green. Light rubbing to corners and spine ends, preevious owner's notation on front pastedown. The intrepid author traveled to Egypt for the first time in 1863 and discovered her lifelong passion. Traveling by boat and armed with a sketchbook and measuring tape, she made detailed notes on all the temples, graves, and monuments she saw, later penning this book and the highly popular A Thousand Miles Up the Nile.

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Price: $30.00