Plates Illustrative of the Researches and Operations of G. Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia

1822 Date:
John Murray Publisher
Elephant Folio Size
Marbled boards, leather spine Binding
London, England Publication location
Gift of Jane Bryant Quinn in memory of David Conrad Quinn Credit
LIB 2005.144.23 Accession number
This volume of forty-four plates accompanies Giovanni Belzoni's, Narrative of the Operations and Recent Discoveries within the Pyramids, Temples, Tombs, and Excavations, in Egypt and Nubia; and of a Journey to the Coast of the Red Sea, in Search of the Ancient Berenice; and another to the Oasis of Jupiter Ammon (London: John Murray, 1821). Plates consist of hand-colored lithographs, printed by C. Hullmandel's Lithography, and hand-colored and uncolored etchings depicting wall paintings, temples, the Pyramids, topographical views, natural history studies, etc.
 
Bound with Six New Plates Illustrative of the Researches and Operations of G. Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia (London: John Murray, 1822).
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