Travels in Ethiopia, above the second cataract of the Nile; exhibiting the state of that country, and its various inhabitants, under the dominion of Mohammed Ali ; and illustrating the antiquities, arts, and history of the ancient kingdom of Meroe

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Collection Data

Hoskins, G. A. (George Alexander), d. 1864 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1835
Place: London
Publisher: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green & Longman
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 916.3-H (Hoskins, G. A. Travels in Ethiopia)
Ethiopia -- Description and travel
Nubia -- Description and travel
Physical Description
Extent: Xix, [1], 367, [1] p. illus., 54 plates (incl. front.; part col.) ports. (part col.) fold. map, plans. 28 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11704462
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cb16fe10-c6d3-012f-2c35-58d385a7bc34
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