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Egypt ( (listen) EE-jipt; Arabic: مِصرMiṣr), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia by a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula. Egypt is a Mediterranean country bordered by the Gaza Strip (Palestine) and Israel to the northeast, the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south, and Libya to the west. Across the Gulf of Aqaba lies Jordan, across the Red Sea lies Saudi Arabia, and across the Mediterranean lie Greece, Turkey and Cyprus, although none share a land border with Egypt.

Egypt has one of the longest histories of any country, tracing its heritage along the Nile Delta back to the 6th–4th millennia BCE. Considered a cradle of civilisation, Ancient Egypt saw some of the earliest developments of writing, agriculture, urbanisation, organised religion and central government. Iconic monuments such as the Giza Necropolis and its Great Sphinx, as well the ruins of Memphis, Thebes, Karnak, and the Valley of the Kings, reflect this legacy and remain a significant focus of scientific and popular interest. Egypt's long and rich cultural heritage is an integral part of its national identity, which has endured, and often assimilated, various foreign influences, including Greek, Persian, Roman, Arab, Ottoman Turkish, and Nubian. Egypt was an early and important centre of Christianity, but was largely Islamised in the seventh century and remains a predominantly Muslim country, albeit with a significant Christian minority.

Modern Egypt dates back to 1922, when it gained independence from the British Empire as a monarchy. Following the 1952 revolution, Egypt declared itself a republic, and in 1958 it merged with Syria to form the United Arab Republic, which dissolved in 1961. Throughout the second half of the 20th century, Egypt endured social and religious strife and political instability, fighting several armed conflicts with Israel in 1948, 1956, 1967 and 1973, and occupying the Gaza Strip intermittently until 1967. In 1978, Egypt signed the Camp David Accords, officially withdrawing from the Gaza Strip and recognising Israel. The country continues to face challenges, from political unrest, including the recent 2011 revolution and its aftermath, to terrorism and economic underdevelopment. Egypt's current government, a semi-presidential republic has been described by a number of watchdogs as authoritarian or heading an authoritarian regime, responsible for perpetuating the country's problematic human rights record.

Islam is the official religion of Egypt and Arabic is its official language. With over 100 million inhabitants, Egypt is the most populous country in North Africa, the Middle East, and the Arab world, the third-most populous in Africa (after Nigeria and Ethiopia), and the thirteenth-most populous in the world. The great majority of its people live near the banks of the Nile River, an area of about 40,000 square kilometres (15,000 sq mi), where the only arable land is found. The large regions of the Sahara desert, which constitute most of Egypt's territory, are sparsely inhabited. About half of Egypt's residents live in urban areas, with most spread across the densely populated centres of greater Cairo, Alexandria and other major cities in the Nile Delta.

Egypt is considered to be a regional power in North Africa, the Middle East and the Muslim world, and a middle power worldwide. With one of the largest and most diversified economies in the Middle East, which is projected to become one of the largest in the world in the 21st century, Egypt has the third-largest economy in Africa, the world's 40th-largest economy by nominal GDP, and the 19-largest by PPP. Egypt is a founding member of the United Nations, the Non-Aligned Movement, the Arab League, the African Union, and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation.

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The flight into Egypt / PHL.

The flight into Egypt / PHL.

Print shows angels pulling a tree within the reach of the infant Jesus who rides in the lap of the Virgin Mary on a donkey. Joseph guides the donkey on the family's journey to Egypt. Anonymous artist after Rap... more

[An illustration of the Ptolemaic concept of the universe showing the earth in the center]

[An illustration of the Ptolemaic concept of the universe showing the ...

Woodcut from Jan Glogowczyk's Introductarium copendiosum in Tractatu...Cracow, 1513. Reference copy may be available in LOT 7007. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracin... more

The rest on the flight into Egypt

The rest on the flight into Egypt

Print shows Joseph, Mary, and the baby Jesus taking nourishment from a tree, assisted by several angels, on their journey to Egypt.

[Landscape with a castle on a hill and three figures and horse]

[Landscape with a castle on a hill and three figures and horse]

It is tempting to suggest that the subject is the Flight into Egypt. The figure to the left of the donkey appears to have wings. Perhaps Mary is standing with the child, and Joseph, on the donkey, is pointing ... more

[Flight into Egypt] / Rembrandt.

[Flight into Egypt] / Rembrandt.

Title devised by Library staff. Second state.

[Flight into Egypt: night piece]

[Flight into Egypt: night piece]

Print shows Joseph, holding a lantern, leading a donkey on which Mary and Jesus are riding. Title from shelflist card. Paper shows a watermark of three balls on the right margin. Ex. Coll.: J.A. Boerner (Lugt 2... more

[Flight into Egypt: crossing a brook]

[Flight into Egypt: crossing a brook]

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Bible, NT; Artists works; Shelf.

Les Deserts D'Egypte, De Thabaide D'Arabie, De Sirie, &c. : ou Sont exactement Marques Les Lieux Habitez Par Les Saincts Peres Des Deserts.

Les Deserts D'Egypte, De Thabaide D'Arabie, De Sirie, &c. : ou Sont ex...

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

La sphere artificielle ou armilaire oblique : elevée sur l'horizon a la latitude de Paris  /

La sphere artificielle ou armilaire oblique : elevée sur l'horizon a l...

Includes diagrams of the Copernican, Brahean, Cartesian, and Ptolemaic systems, maps of the Sun and Moon, Venus, Mercury, Mars and Jupiter, and two diagrams showing the Earth's parallels. Available also through... more

Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie : Empire de Perse, Pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte /

Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie : Empire de Perse, Pays des Usbecs, Ar...

LC copy: Country boundaries hand colored. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Planisphaerium coeleste : secundum restitutionem Hevelianam et Hallejanam /

Planisphaerium coeleste : secundum restitutionem Hevelianam et Halleja...

Hevelius style, Eimmart format; hemispheres, ecliptic pole to ecliptic, with non-Ptolemaic constellations. Warner p. 164 Stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 316A. Includes 6 diagrams and 4 globes and armi... more

The botching taylor cutting his cloth to cover a button / John Simpson aqua forti.

The botching taylor cutting his cloth to cover a button / John Simpson...

Print shows George III sitting on a table with the Earl of Bute preparing to cut a piece of cloth labeled "Ireland Great Britain Hanover." Lord North is standing to the left holding a piece of cloth already cut... more

"Praetor-Urbanus;" - Inauguration of the Coptic Mayor of Cairo, preceded by the Procureur de la Commune / Etched by Js. Gillray.

"Praetor-Urbanus;" - Inauguration of the Coptic Mayor of Cairo, preced...

An obese, Copt, holding a mace or staff, rides an ass which, though led processionally by a Copt, proceeds on account of the bayonet with which a grinning French soldier stabs its hind quarters. Forms part of :... more

Egypt, with part of Arabia and Palestine.

Egypt, with part of Arabia and Palestine.

From: A new and elegant imperial sheet atlas, 1803. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Napoleon defeating the Mamelukes, at the battle of the pyramids, near Cairo / engraved by Mr. George Cruikshank from the design of Swebach, originally published at Paris, and dedicated to the Grand Army.

Napoleon defeating the Mamelukes, at the battle of the pyramids, near ...

Print shows a battle scene from behind the Mameluke lines, with the French advancing from the left.

[Napoleon at the battle of the pyramids, July 21, 1798] / peint par Gros ; gravé par Vallot.

[Napoleon at the battle of the pyramids, July 21, 1798] / peint par Gr...

Print shows Napoleon I on horseback during the Battle of the Pyramids, gesturing toward the pyramids in the distance while speaking to his officers and soldiers; in the lower right foreground are defeated Mamlu... more

Bataille des pyramides, 21 Juillet 1798 peint par Gros ; gravé par Frilley

Bataille des pyramides, 21 Juillet 1798 peint par Gros ; gravé par Fri...

Print shows Napoleon on horseback during the Battle of the Pyramids, gesturing toward the pyramids in the distance while speaking to his officers and soldiers on the left; in the lower right foreground are defe... more

Great pyramid of Ghizeh

Great pyramid of Ghizeh

Print shows the Great Pyramid of Jīzah with many stones scattered about the landscape, with a small group of travelers on the lower left center, some with camels, one on horseback. They may have stopped to eat... more

Pyramide de Cheops / daguérreotype, Lerebours ; imp. par Bougeard ; Riffaut, sc.

Pyramide de Cheops / daguérreotype, Lerebours ; imp. par Bougeard ; Ri...

View of the pyramid with people and camels in the foreground. Illus. in: Excursions Daguerriennes. Paris: Rittner et Goupil, etc., 1842, plate 8. Print based on daguerreotype by N. P. Lerebours.

Valley of Tombs of Kings. Thebes

Valley of Tombs of Kings. Thebes

People and pack animals make their way along road on the floor of the Valley of Kings, Egypt.

Valley of Tombs of Kings. Thebes

Valley of Tombs of Kings. Thebes

People and pack animals make their way along road on the floor of the Valley of Kings, Egypt. Title from item. No. 1856. On verso: Thebes. Valley of the Tombs of the Kings.

[Ariel, the first carriage of the Aerial Transit Company] / W. Walton lith. ; Day & Haghe lithrs. to the Queen.

[Ariel, the first carriage of the Aerial Transit Company] / W. Walton ...

Print showing a winged boat, or "carriage," flying over the Nile river, with pyramids in the background. Inscription lower right: Restrike. Title devised by Library staff. Bella C. Landauer collection. Exhibite... more

Map of Egypt

Map of Egypt

From Wilkinson, [John] Gardner, Sir, 1797-1875. Modern Egypt and Thebes: being a description of Egypt, including the information required for travellers to that country. 2 vols. London: John Murray, 1843, vol. ... more

Suez Febry 11th 1839

Suez Febry 11th 1839

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 19-20, p. 12. Surr... more

Christian & Mohamedan chapels on the Summit of Sinai Feby 20th 1839

Christian & Mohamedan chapels on the Summit of Sinai Feby 20th 1839

Painting drawn at the summit of Gebel Musa (Biblical Mount Sinai), with mostly imaginative mountain landscape for the distribution and shape of the surrounding summits and showing the church and mosque on the s... more

Clerk

Clerk

Humorous drawing shows a customs house clerk asleep at his desk. Bayard Taylor made extensive travels to Europe and Egypt between 1844 and 1878. Original title: A custom house clerk. Gift; Charles F. Heartman; ... more

Approach to Mount Sinai Wady Barah Feby 17th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Approach to Mount Sinai Wady Barah Feby 17th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A...

Painting drawn at Farsh Abu Sila at the southeastern end of Naqb El Hawa and at the junction with El Raha Plain (Biblical encampment of the Israelites) and Wadi Bougiyeh (Naqb Abu Sila), looking southeast and s... more

Ascent of the lower range of Sinai February 18th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Ascent of the lower range of Sinai February 18th 1839 / David Roberts,...

Zoom-in painting drawn at the mountain slopes of Gebel Armaziya and Gebel El Sefsafa, looking northwest and showing the northern slopes of Gebel Musa (Biblical Mount Sinai) from right to the centre and the vici... more

Rock of Moses Wady-el-Lega Mount Horeb Feby 22nd 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Rock of Moses Wady-el-Lega Mount Horeb Feby 22nd 1839 / David Roberts,...

Painting drawn at the central area of Wadi El Arba'ien (Leja) under the southeastern slopes of Gebel Abu Mahrur, looking northeast and showing Hajar Musa (Biblical moses Rock). (Source: A. Shams, Sinai Peninsul... more

Convent of St. Catherine with Mount Horeb. Feb. 11th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Convent of St. Catherine with Mount Horeb. Feb. 11th 1839 / David Robe...

Painting drawn at the slopes of Gebel El Dier (Selib-Baraka) to the north of Saint Catherine Monastery in Wadi El Dier (Biblical Holy Valley), looking southeast and showing the mountain slopes of Gebel Armaziya... more

Ascent to the summit of Sinai Feby 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Ascent to the summit of Sinai Feby 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Painting drawn at Siqqat Sydina Musa along the Byzantine monastic and pilgrimage naqb to the summit of Gebel Musa (Biblical Mount Sinai) below the lower stone gate, looking southwest and showing the rock steps ... more

Chapel of Elijah on Mount Horeb Feby 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Chapel of Elijah on Mount Horeb Feby 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Painting drawn inside the chapel of Elijah (Elias), showing the Grotto of Elias behind the apse. (Source: A. Shams, Sinai Peninsula Research, 2018) Prophet Elijah spent 40 days and nights in a cave on Mount Ho... more

Encampment of the Aulad Sa'id Mount Sinai Feby 18th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Encampment of the Aulad Sa'id Mount Sinai Feby 18th 1839 / David Rober...

Painting drawn at Wadi El Sheikh between its junctions with Wadi El Sebaa'iya to the north and Wadi Dier (Biblical Holy Valley) to the south, showing the vicinity of Wadi El Sheikh from right to left and its ju... more

Appraiser

Appraiser

Humorous drawing shows a public documents appraiser, from behind, asleep at his desk, a frowning crowd has gathered on the other side of his window. Bayard Taylor made extensive travels to Europe and Egypt betw... more

Quay at Suez Febrary 11th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Quay at Suez Febrary 11th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 3, pts. 19-20, p. 11. Surr... more

One of the tombs of the khalifs Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

One of the tombs of the khalifs Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt 9.

Medinet Abou, Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Medinet Abou, Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Ruins of a Christian church in the grand court of the Temple of Medinet Abou. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 18... more

Dancing girls at Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Dancing girls at Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 37.

Dayr el Medeeneh--Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Dayr el Medeeneh--Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 33.

Siout--Upper Egypt / David Roberts, R.A.

Siout--Upper Egypt / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 37.

In the slave market of Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

In the slave market of Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 27.

Thebes Decr 4th 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Thebes Decr 4th 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Colossal statues of Amunoph III. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 12.

Tombs of the khalifs, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Tombs of the khalifs, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Mosque of the Sultan Kait bey. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 12.

Mosque of Sultan Hassan, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Mosque of Sultan Hassan, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 8.

Interview with the Viceroy of Egypt at his palace at Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Interview with the Viceroy of Egypt at his palace at Alexandria / Davi...

Frontispiece. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt. 1.

At Luxor, Thebes, Upper Egypt / David Roberts, R.A.

At Luxor, Thebes, Upper Egypt / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 29.

Tombs of the Memlooks, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Tombs of the Memlooks, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 33.

The citadel of Cairo, residence of Mehemit Ali / David Roberts, R.A.

The citadel of Cairo, residence of Mehemit Ali / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 34.

Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

The aqueduct of the Nile from the Island of Rhoda. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 23.

Modern mansion, showing the arabesque architecture of Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Modern mansion, showing the arabesque architecture of Cairo / David Ro...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 32.

Tomb of the Memlooks, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Tomb of the Memlooks, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

With an Arab funeral. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 21.

Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt. 4.

View on the Nile--ferry to Gizeh / David Roberts, R.A.

View on the Nile--ferry to Gizeh / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 30.

Obelisk at Alexandria commonly called Cleopatra's needle / David Roberts, R.A.

Obelisk at Alexandria commonly called Cleopatra's needle / David Rober...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 21.

Great gateway, leading to the Temple of Karnac--Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Great gateway, leading to the Temple of Karnac--Thebes / David Roberts...

Title page vignette. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 2.

Cairo from the gate of Citizenib, looking toward the desert of Suez / David Roberts, R.A.

Cairo from the gate of Citizenib, looking toward the desert of Suez / ...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt. 26.

The entrance to the citadel of Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

The entrance to the citadel of Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 16.

Map to illustrate the sketches of Egypt and Nubia, 1849. Obelisk of Heliopolis 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Map to illustrate the sketches of Egypt and Nubia, 1849. Obelisk of He...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 0.

Remains of the Temple of Medamout at Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Remains of the Temple of Medamout at Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 17.

Minarets and grand entrance of the Metwaleys at Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Minarets and grand entrance of the Metwaleys at Cairo / David Roberts,...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 6.

Bullack, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Bullack, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Mosque. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 25.

Thebes great hall at Karnac Nov 28, 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Thebes great hall at Karnac Nov 28, 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 20.

Bazaar of the silk mercers, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Bazaar of the silk mercers, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 10.

Medinet Abou, Thebes Dec. 8th 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Medinet Abou, Thebes Dec. 8th 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, p. 20.

Entrance to the tombs of the kings of Thebes--Bab-el-Malouk / David Roberts, R.A.

Entrance to the tombs of the kings of Thebes--Bab-el-Malouk / David Ro...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 34.

Statues of Memnon at Thebes, during the inundation / David Roberts, R.A.

Statues of Memnon at Thebes, during the inundation / David Roberts, R....

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 36.

Approach of the simoom--desert of Gizeh / David Roberts, R.A.

Approach of the simoom--desert of Gizeh / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 28.

Statues of Memnon Thebes Decr 4th 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Statues of Memnon Thebes Decr 4th 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 11.

The letter writer, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

The letter writer, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 31.

Minaret of the principle mosque, Siout, Upper Egypt / David Roberts, R.A.

Minaret of the principle mosque, Siout, Upper Egypt / David Roberts, R...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 19.

Ruins of Karnack / David Roberts, R.A.

Ruins of Karnack / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 38.

Temple of Edfou--ancient Appolinopolis Upper Egypt / David Roberts, R.A.

Temple of Edfou--ancient Appolinopolis Upper Egypt / David Roberts, R....

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 34.

Mosque El Mooristan, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Mosque El Mooristan, Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

With bazaar in street. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 24.

Cairo looking west / David Roberts, R.A.

Cairo looking west / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, p. 14.

Entrance at the Temple of Amun--Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Entrance at the Temple of Amun--Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 10.

Fragments of the great colossus at the memnorium--Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Fragments of the great colossus at the memnorium--Thebes / David Rober...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 4.

Part of the hall of columns at Karnak--Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Part of the hall of columns at Karnak--Thebes / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 2, pt. 13.

Pompey's pillar. Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Pompey's pillar. Alexandria / David Roberts, R.A.

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt. 5.

Street scene in Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Street scene in Cairo / David Roberts, R.A.

Title page. Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 3, pt. 2.

Portico of the Temple of Edfou--upper Egypt Novr 23rd 1838 / David Roberts, R.A.

Portico of the Temple of Edfou--upper Egypt Novr 23rd 1838 / David Rob...

Illus. in: Egypt & Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1846-1849, v. 1, pt 10.

Entrance. Painted Tomb. Beni Hassan

Entrance. Painted Tomb. Beni Hassan

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 25, lower right. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

[Pylon, Temple of Isis, Philae]

[Pylon, Temple of Isis, Philae]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 26, upper left. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

Sculptures. Denderah

Sculptures. Denderah

Sculpture and hieroglyphics from Temple of Hathor, Dandarah. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 25, upper right. Frith no. 1903.

[Ruins of temple(?)]

[Ruins of temple(?)]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 27, upper left. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

Karnak

Karnak

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 25, upper left. Frith no. 1875.

Portico. Denderah

Portico. Denderah

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 25, lower left. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

[Interior of Temple of Medinet Habu, Thebes

[Interior of Temple of Medinet Habu, Thebes

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 25, lower left. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

[Kiosk of the Emperor Trajan (Pharaoh's Bed)]

[Kiosk of the Emperor Trajan (Pharaoh's Bed)]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 26, upper right. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

[Interior court, Temple of Medinet Habu, Thebes]

[Interior court, Temple of Medinet Habu, Thebes]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, opposite p. 26, upper right. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

Pyramides de Chéfren et de Mycérinus à Gyzèh / P. Sebah, Phot.

Pyramides de Chéfren et de Mycérinus à Gyzèh / P. Sebah, Phot.

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 23. Printed on photograph: No. 45.

[Colossus of Ramses II, Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

[Colossus of Ramses II, Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 27, lower right. Frith no. 1796.

Ruins. Karnak

Ruins. Karnak

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 25, upper right. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

Pylon. Gateway

Pylon. Gateway

Entrance to Temple at Karnak. In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 25, lower right. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

[Colossi of Great Temple, Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

[Colossi of Great Temple, Abū Sunbul, Egypt]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 27, lower left. Frith no. 1798.

[Columns of Kiosk of the Emperor Trajan (Pharaoh's Bed), Philae, Egypt]

[Columns of Kiosk of the Emperor Trajan (Pharaoh's Bed), Philae, Egypt...

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 27, upper left. Frith no. 1827.

[Pylon, Temple of Isis, Philae]

[Pylon, Temple of Isis, Philae]

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 26, lower left. Frith no. 1840.

Gateway. Karnak

Gateway. Karnak

In album: Athens, Egypt, Rhine, Switzerland, Tyrol, Salzburg, p. 25, upper left. Probably photographed by Francis Frith.

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