The Land Of the Monuments: Notes of Egyptian Travel By Joseph Pollard. With Introduction By Rev. W. Wright, D.D.
Pollard, Joseph

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1898. 456 pages, index; "With Map and Fifteen Illustrations"; (From the Introduction): "...has for many years employed the comparative leisure of a country gentleman in mastering the literature of the monuments; he has constructed an elaborate dictionary of the hieroglyphics for his own use; and his regular attendance at meetings of learned societies, and friendly intercourse with the members, has given him full opportunity of knowing all that is known of the latest discoveries. His journey to Egypt was undertaken after thorough preparation. He was accompanied by an artist familiar with the East and its wealth of colour; and the illustrations that accompany the book are from the portfolio of one of his daughters..."; green cloth binding, gilt spine titles; some edge, tips wear to covers; inner hinge paper splitting; good condition. Good H (Item ID: 11128)


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