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Number: 3792
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Cairo, Egypt
Year of Origin: 1776
Title: Groot Kairo met zyn Rechtsgebied en de Ligging van het Oude Memphis
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Language: Dutch
Publish Origin: Amsterdam
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Publisher: Otto Lindeman
Richard Pococke
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Northernmost Latitude: 30.5
Southernmost Latitude: 29.5
Westernmost Longitude: 31.0
Easternmost Longitude: 32.0
Measurement Notes: modern estimates
Notes: [PENDING ABE ARRRIVL] 'Groot Kairo met zijn Rechtsgebied ( )'Engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper. Sheet size: 30 x 25,2 cm. (11,8 x 9,9 inch). Image size: 24,2 x 22,5 cm. (9,5 x 8,9 inch).From: 'Beschryving van het Oosten, en van eenige andere landen' by Richard Pococke, Dutch edition published 1776.Made by 'Otto Lindeman' after 'Richard Pococke'. The author of this work is Richard Pococke (1704 - 1765), an English prelate and anthropologist. He was the Bishop of Ossory (1756 65) and Meath (1765), both dioceses of the Church of Ireland. However, he is best known for his travel writings and diarie. Dutch edition. Condition: Very good, given age.
Last updated: Aug 26, 2020