The Modern Traveller. A Popular Description, Geographical, Historical, and Topographical, of the Various Countries of the Globe. Egypt, Nubia, and Abyssinia. Vol. I
Topics include: physical geography; the Nile; climate and seasons; territorial divisions; early history; description of the Egyptian Arabs and Copts; Alexandria; Rosetta; Menouf; Damietta; Cairo; Pyramids; Memphis.
Publisher: James Duncan
Date Published: 1827
Place Published: London
Condition: Very good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: iv, 366 p. 15 cm. Fold-out frontispiece map. 2 engraved plates. Half leather with marbled boards. Corners and spine ends worn and boards rubbed. Chipped bottom corner on Contents page, discoloured title. Otherwise, pages mainly clean.