The Banks of the Nile / painted by Ella du Cane ; text by John A. Todd ; notes on the plates by Florence du Cane

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Date: 1913

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First edition. 8vo. Fawn pictorial boards, lettered in gilt, with a design printed in blue green and orange on the spine and upper cover. Top edge gilt. Sixty color plates by Ella du Cane, under tissue guards captioned by Florence du Cane. Two fold out maps of Cairo and Egypt.

xv, 282 p., [62] leaves of plates. : col. ill., maps.

 
1. Front Cover
10. A Rose-Garden at Giza, and View of Cairo
11. The Citadel from the inundated land at the base of the Pyramids
12. Cairo and the Citadel from Giza
13. The Island of Roda, Cairo
14. The Citadel
15. The Tombs of the Khalifas
16. An Arab Cafe, Cairo
17. Darb-el-Gamamiz, Cairo
18. An Old Street in Cairo
19. Coppersmiths' Bazaar, Cairo
2. Title Page
20. A Grey Day on the Nile
21. Sailing-Boats on the Nile
22. The Khedivial Dynasty
23. Fishing-Boats on the Nile
24. The Nile near Temeli
25. Baliana
26. Dendereh
27. A Garden in Luxor
28. The Temple of Luxor
29. The Colonnade, Temple of Luxor
3. Map of Cairo
30. The Temple of Luxor, from the West Bank of the Nile
31. The Temple of Karnak
32. The Pylon of Hatshepset at Karnak, from the Sacred Lake
33. The Gateway of Euergetes, Karnak
34. Medamut
35. Der-el-Bahri
36. The Ramesseum
37. The Colossi from the Ramesseum in the Early Morning
38. The Colossi
39. Medinet-Habu
4. The Shoe Bazaar, Cairo
40. Edfu
41. Kom Ombo
42. The Great Temple, Kom Ombo
43. Mountains to the North of Assuan from a Garden on Elephantine Island
44. The Bazaar, Assuan
45. The Monastery of St. Simon, Assuan
46. Arabic Cemetery, Assuan
47. The Road from Assuan to Shellal
48. Waiting for the Breeze, Early Morning, Assuan
49. Elephantine Island and Assuan from the Sirdar's Island
5. Damietta
50. Sand-Slopes on the West Bank of the Cataract
51. Elephantine Island
52. The Sirdar's Island and Arab Sheikh's Tomb from Elephantine
53. View from the Sirdar's Island, Assuan
54. The Cataract Basin from Elephantine Island
55. Islands of the First Cataract
56. Philae
57. The Nile above Assuan
58. Bellal, Nubia
59. Temple of Kertassi, Nubia
6. The Great Pyramid at Giza
60. Gerf Husein
61. El Sebua, Nubia
62. El Seririeh
63. Abu Simbel
64. The Second Cataract
65. Sketch Map of Egypt
7. The Second Pyramid, Giza
8. The Sphinx
9. The Third Pyramid, Giza

Publisher: London : Adam & Charles Black,

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English

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Date Added: 2019-09-09

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