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Extracts, notes, sketches etc., c.1828-33

MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 60
Held at the Weston Library

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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:

  1. (pp. 144-6) humorous verses in Latin
  2. (p. 276) the address of Benjamin Disraeli, n.d., c.1831


  • Creation: c.1828-33


281 pages

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 60

Former references:

'Green note book No 2. Thebes' (W); VI, 18 (GIA); B 18 (interim).

Physical Facet

Binding: quarter green calf, green paper over boards.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom