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Sanctuary of the Temple of Aboo-Simbel, Nubia.

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Title
Sanctuary of the Temple of Aboo-Simbel, Nubia.
Additional title: Sanctuary of the Great Temple of Aboo-Simbel, Nubia.
Names
Brockedon, William, 1787-1854 (Author)
Roberts, David, 1796-1864 (Artist)
Haghe, Louis, 1806-1885 (Lithographer)
Collection

Egypt & Nubia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1846 - 1849 (Approximate)
Place: London
Publisher: F.G. Moon
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OBM+++ (Brockedon, W. Egypt & Nubia)
Topics
Egypt
Temples -- Egypt -- Abû Sunbul
Great Temple (Abû Sunbul, Egypt)
Ramses II, King of Egypt -- Monuments
Gods -- Egyptian
Genres
Lithographs
hand coloring
Notes
Content: "Although published separately, these volumes are the Egyptian and Nubian section of Roberts's great work, the other three volumes of which were published 1842-9, usually referred to as Roberts's Holy Land ... All six volumes are in fact often found together as a set ... It must have been originally the intention to issue the book under one title as volume I-VI, but there is no hint of this on the t.p."--Abbey, J.R. Travel, v. 1, p. 247.
Statement of responsibility: from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts; with historical descriptions by William Brockedon; lithographed by Louis Haghe
Physical Description
Extent: 25 x 31.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 10389143
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14293088
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 01792520-c6c6-012f-8a4c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1787: Creator Born
  • 1846: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1854: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Sanctuary of the Temple of Aboo-Simbel, Nubia." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1846 - 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-0e68-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "Sanctuary of the Temple of Aboo-Simbel, Nubia." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-0e68-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1846 - 1849). Sanctuary of the Temple of Aboo-Simbel, Nubia. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-0e68-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Sanctuary of the Temple of Aboo-Simbel, Nubia.