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


Date: 1913



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Du Cane, Ella, Todd, John Aiton, The Banks of the Nile. London : Adam & Charles Black,. 1913.


Du Cane, Ella, Todd, John Aiton, (1913) The Banks of the Nile. London : Adam & Charles Black,.


Du Cane, Ella, Todd, John Aiton, The Banks of the Nile. London : Adam & Charles Black,. 1913.


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.

List of Images

1. Front Cover

2. Title Page

3. Map of Cairo

4. The Shoe Bazaar, Cairo

5. Damietta

6. The Great Pyramid at Giza

7. The Second Pyramid, Giza

8. The Sphinx

9. The Third Pyramid, Giza

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

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

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

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

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

60. Gerf Husein

61. El Sebua, Nubia

62. El Seririeh

63. Abu Simbel

64. The Second Cataract

65. Sketch Map of Egypt

Publication Information

Publisher: London : Adam & Charles Black,




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Date Added: 2019-09-09

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