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Draft (watermarks 1827, 1828) by E. W. Lane of 'Description of Egypt'

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 234

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Draft (watermarks 1827, 1828) by E. W. Lane of 'Description of Egypt', with (fols. 155-94) two drafts of 'View of the pyramids of El Gee'zeh', parts of which are printed in revised form in An account ... of the manners and customs of the modern Egyptians (2 vols., London, 1836), and in S. Lane Poole, Life of Edward William Lane (London, 1877).

Dates

  • c. 1827-1836

Extent

204 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 234, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 234

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17496

Overview

Draft (watermarks 1827, 1828) by E. W. Lane of 'Description of Egypt'

Biographical / Historical

Edward William Lane (1801-1931) was an Arabic scholar and Egyptologist.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by R. Lane Poole, 1932.
Title
Draft (watermarks 1827, 1828) by E. W. Lane of 'Description of Egypt'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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