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Oriental album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile.

Collection Data

Names
Prisse d'Avennes (1807-1879) (Artist)
St. John, James Augustus, 1795-1875 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1851
Place: London
Publisher: James Madden
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection
Shelf locator: MMR++ (Oriental album: characters, costumes, and modes of life)
Topics
Egypt -- Social life and customs
Genres
Prints
plates (illustrations)
Notes
Ownership: Lenox Library
Statement of responsibility: Illustrated from designs taken on the spot, by E. Prisse. With descriptive letter-press, by James Augustus St. John.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 p.¡., 60 p. front. (port.) 30 col. plates. 45 cm.
Color lithographs
Extent: 3 p.., 60 p. front. (port.) 3l col. plates. 45 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR4423031-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11704804
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5c43b4a0-c6c4-012f-8c10-3c075448cc4b
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