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Mekka, mit bilder-atlas

Collection Data

Hurgronje, C. Snouck (Christiaan Snouck), 1857-1936 (Author)
Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde (Netherlands) (Contributor)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1888 - 1889
Place: Haag
Publisher: M. Nijhoff
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *OFW (Snouck Hurgronje, C. Mekka)
Shelf locator: *OFW+++ (Snouck Hurgronje, C. Mekka) Atlas
Mecca (Saudi Arabia) -- Social life and customs
Mecca (Saudi Arabia)
Acquisition: The New Public Library purchased from the Jacob H. Schiff Fund.
Content: ["With the exeption of the plates on p. 27 and p. 36-37, which are drawn from photographs by Sadiq Bey (the second one being a drawing with modifications) all the plates in the Album are from photographs taken either by myself or by an Arab whom I have instructed in picture-taking, or they represent paintings executed after my collection of objects from Makkah" / From : "Makkah a hundred years ago or C. Snouck Hurgronje's remarkable Albums" ed. , with a new Introduction, by Angelo Pesce. London, 1986, p.16; call # JFG 89-41 / [ [Compare with the original text of Snouck.]
Content: Box 1 has plates 1-20, Title page, introduction and table of contents; box 2 has plates 21-40.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. fold. plans 25 cm. and atlas of 40 pl. 38 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 1452358
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14091054
Library of Congress Control Number: 05010097 //r
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 27f4c840-c6cd-012f-dd52-58d385a7bc34
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