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'Journal', 1825-6

MS. Wilkinson dep. d. 48
Held at the Weston Library

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'Journal', 1825-6, journeys in the Eastern Desert at least as far south-east as Berenike on the Red Sea, and in Upper Egypt, including occasional ink and pencil sketches and water-colours, surveying calculations and drawings, site plans, and copies of hieroglyphic, Greek and Arabic inscriptions, with (p. 120) vocabulary in the 'Biskaren Language' (an Arabic dialect?).


  • Creation: 1825-6


163 pages

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Wilkinson dep. d. 48

Former references:

'1825' (W); XXXVIII, 39 (GIA); B 39 (interim).

Separated Materials

For loose papers found in this volume, see MS. Wilkinson dep. d. 158, fols. 4-5.

Physical Facet

Binding: marbled boards.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom