Land of Israel : A Journal of Travels in Palestine, Undertaken with SpecialReference to Its Physical Character. Second Edition

By: TRISTRAM, H. B.

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TRISTRAM, H. B. The Land of Israel : A Journal of Travels in Palestine, Undertaken with Special Reference to Its Physical Character. Second Edition. London : Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1866. Pp (4),v-xx,[1]-656,[1]-4, frontispiece in colour (with tissue guard) + 3 colour plates (withtissue guards) + 8 full-page black-and-white plates + 2 folding colour map s. Numerous vignettes in text. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt vignette of man with spear on horseback and gilt triple-rule border to front board, gilt lettering on red panel and gilt decoration to spine. Contents : Preface; 1. Arrivaloff Beyrout; 2. Departure from Beyrout; 3. Sarepta; 4. El Bussah; 5. Plain of Acre; 6. Tombs in Carmel; 7. Nablous; 8. Plain of Shechem; 9. Negotiati ons with the Sheikhs of the Jordan Valley and Dead Sea; 10. Ancient Jericho; 11. Ride up the Ghor; 12. Ascent to Marsaba; 13. Dead Sea; 14. Ride from Engedi to Masada; 15. Departure from Zuweirah for the Safieh; 16. Departurefrom the Dead Sea; 17. Hebron; 18. Departure from Nazareth; 19. Plain of G ennesaret; 20. Description of Tibneh; 21. Carmel in Spring; 22. Negotiations with the Adwân; 23. Ruined villages between Heshbon and Amman; 24. Halt at Agyle's Camp; 25. From the Huleh to the Litany (Leontes); 26. Damascus; Index. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADADUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Wear to spine ends and corners, cloth rubbed, front inn er himge shaky, penned gift inscription, foxing to some plates, else every good. 75.00

Title: Land of Israel : A Journal of Travels in Palestine, Undertaken with SpecialReference to Its Physical Character. Second Edition

Author Name: TRISTRAM, H. B.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London, 1866,:

Seller ID: 110674

Keywords: ISRAEL PALESTINE TRAVEL 19TH CENTURY DESCRIPTION,