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❰BOOKS❯ ✯ A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second Edition Author Professor Amelia B Edwards – 17th-century.co As enthralling as any work of fiction A Thousand Miles up the Nile is the uintessential Victorian travel book In 1873 Amelia B Edwards a Victorian gentlewoman spent the winter visiting the then largelAs enthralling as any work of fiction A Thousand Miles up the Nile is the uintessential Victorian travel book In 1873 Amelia B Edwards a Victorian gentlewoman spent the winter visiting the then largely unspoiled splendors of ancient Egypt An accurate and sympathetic observer she brings nineteenth century Egypt to life A Thousand Mile.

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  1. David Nash David Nash says:

    PDF/EPUB Professor Amelia B Edwards É A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second É thousand kindle, miles book, nile: book, fully ebok, illustrated free, second free, edition kindle, A Thousand kindle, Miles up ebok, Miles up the Nile: download, Thousand Miles up kindle, Thousand Miles up the Nile: download, A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second Edition PDF/EPUBI have never felt compelled to write a review before despite reading many excellent works and never having a problem with the Kindle but I felt I had to warn others before they took this particular version of this work The author manages to create what I felt was a really evocative picture of her trip up the Nile sometime in the late 1800's and I was freuently lost in that world imagining the antiuities she was describing However the formatting was completely poor Footnotes were randomly inserted into the middle of paragraphs in the same size and font often disrupting the thread of the narrative and making it hard to pick up again In addition the reproductions of the drawings


  2. Stella Redburn Stella Redburn says:

    PDF/EPUB Professor Amelia B Edwards É A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second É thousand kindle, miles book, nile: book, fully ebok, illustrated free, second free, edition kindle, A Thousand kindle, Miles up ebok, Miles up the Nile: download, Thousand Miles up kindle, Thousand Miles up the Nile: download, A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second Edition PDF/EPUBI came to this book after coming across a reference to the author at the Beyond Beauty Egypt exhibition in London It's a fascinating read not least because of the time distance from which she is writing She sees everything through very different eyes from ours Egypt in her day was very unexplored and wild for European visitors so she and her party were pioneering down the Nile even before for example the source of the Nile had been discovered Much of the Egyptian scholarship has changed since her day but bearing that in mind it is still well


  3. angela angela says:

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  4. JOHN ALEXANDER CALDER JOHN ALEXANDER CALDER says:

    PDF/EPUB Professor Amelia B Edwards É A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second É thousand kindle, miles book, nile: book, fully ebok, illustrated free, second free, edition kindle, A Thousand kindle, Miles up ebok, Miles up the Nile: download, Thousand Miles up kindle, Thousand Miles up the Nile: download, A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second Edition PDF/EPUBHolidayed in Egypt a few years ago part of which was four days on the Nile The trip guide was a wonderful woman and Amelia Edwards was one of her heroines I promised myself I'd read the book and glad I did A fascinating glimpse into a time when Britain was 'great' and the Empire still strong Even if you haven't been on the Nile it's worth a read


  5. waterloggedcat waterloggedcat says:

    PDF/EPUB Professor Amelia B Edwards É A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second É thousand kindle, miles book, nile: book, fully ebok, illustrated free, second free, edition kindle, A Thousand kindle, Miles up ebok, Miles up the Nile: download, Thousand Miles up kindle, Thousand Miles up the Nile: download, A Thousand Miles up the Nile: Fully Illustrated Second Edition PDF/EPUBThis review also applies to Part 2I have been to Egypt three times now and it is fascinating to read Amelia Edwards account of her extended visit along the Nile in 1873 So much is exactly the same as now The heat and sand are just the same The power and magnificence of the temples is exactly the same and the Hieroglyphs are still beautiful and elouent The persistance of the Egyptian trinket salesman is as tenacious as it was then Not many donkey owners tout for custom now but that has been replaced by a scrabble of Taxi Calouche and Felucca ownersThe main difference is that Thomas Cook had only recently started trips to Egypt so in 1873 there were very few tourists whereas now there are hoards of tour parties at the main sightsThe style is rather old fashioned and everything is described primly The Rough Guide a


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