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BURCKHARDT, John Lewis.

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  1. Travels in Nubia;
    Second edition, first published in 1819. Burckhardt's travels were made under the aegis of the Association for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa. He arrived in London in 1806, and after failing to obtain a diplomatic posting he approached Sir Joseph Banks, one of the chief supporters of the Association,... Learn More
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  2. 128661
    Second edition, the first octavo in two volumes following the quarto edition of the previous year. Edited by the orientalist William Ouseley. Between 1809, when he made his first trip to Syria, and his death in Egypt in 1817, Burckhardt travelled extensively through the Middle East. Most of his journeys were made in the... Learn More
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