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'Journal', 1830

MS. Wilkinson dep. c. 7
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Journal', 1830, journeys in the Eastern Desert, including occasional ink and pencil sketches, surveying calculations, copies of hieroglyphic and Greek inscriptions, and miscellaneous notes, with:

  1. (fol. 1r-v) chronological outline of Wilkinson's life and journeys, c.1866
  2. (fols. 10-19, 29-49) drafts headed 'Arabs - Maazy tribe', 'Manners and customs', 'Family affairs ', 'Chap. VII', 'Nubia' and 'Appendix A'
  3. (fols. 47v-48v) Coptic placenames
  4. fol. 50r-v) Coptic-Arabic vocabulary, 1842


  • Creation: 1830


51 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Wilkinson dep. c. 7

Former references:

'Egypt 1830' (W); XXXIX, 28 (GIA); B 28 (interim).

Separated Materials

For loose papers originally in this volume and removed while it was in the custody of the Griffith Institute, see MS. Wilkinson dep. c. 12, fols. 2-24.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom