Extracts, notes, sketches etc., c.1828-33
Volume, c.1828-33, containing extracts from ancient and modern authors in English, Latin, French, and Greek, notes (on Egyptology and Hermeticism, Islamic architecture, Arab history and contemporary Egyptian life, Islam, Arabic, botany and zoology, and miscellaneous subjects), pencil and ink sketches, surveying calculations, site plans, and copies of hieroglyphic, Greek and Arabic inscriptions, made in Thebes, Cairo, Alexandria, London, and elsewhere, with:
- (pp. 144-6) humorous verses in Latin
- (p. 276) the address of Benjamin Disraeli, n.d., c.1831
- Creation: c.1828-33
Language of Materials
MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 60
'Green note book No 2. Thebes' (W); VI, 18 (GIA); B 18 (interim).
Binding: quarter green calf, green paper over boards.