History of Arabia, ancient and modern: :
containing a description of the country - an account of its inhabitants, antiquities, political condition, and early commerce - the life and religion of Mohammed - the conquests, arts, and literature of the Saracens - the caliphs of Damascus, Bagdad, Africa, and Spain - the civil Government and religious ceremonies of the modern Arabs - origin and suppression of the Wahabees - the institutions, character, manners, and customs of the Bedouins; and a comprehensive view of its natural history. /
By Andrew Crichton. With a map, and ten engravings by Jackson. In two volumes.
|Main Creator:||Crichton, Andrew, 1790-1855.|
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Edinburgh : Oliver & Boyd, Tweeddale Court; and Simpkin & Marshall, London, MDCCCXXXIII.
Edinburgh cabinet library ;
With additional engraved t.p. in each volume.
Printer statement reads: "Printed by Oliver & Boyd, Tweeddale Court, High Street, Edinburgh." --t.p. verso.
With 2 p. publisher's advertisement at front of each volume.
Physical description: 2 v. (, 464; , 464 p.) : ill., fold. map ; 18 cm.
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|J 953||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Joly|