PALESTINE, EGYPT AND SYRIA
Album of fifty-five photographs, c.1860s
4to (277 x 200mm.), 55 albumen prints, comprising 52 cartes-de-visite, one cabinet card, and 2 cabinet card sized photographs, window mounted, recto and verso, one hand-tinted, black roan-backed dark green cloth boards, neatly rebacked
A good collection of 18 portraits of individuals and groups, together with views of Beirut, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Jaffa, Nazareth, Sea of Galilee, Nablus, the Dead Sea, Cairo, Luxor, Alexandria and Edfu.
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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