The Nile. Notes for Travellers in Egypt.

London: Thos. Cook & Son; Cairo: Cook's Tourist Office, 1890.

Price: $200.00

About the item

First edition. Contains an extensive listing at the back with the Egyptian Kings and showing their cartouches. 1 vols. Sm. 8vo. Original brown cloth limp boards with decorations on upper cover in gilt with the title, in blind on lower, spine lettered in gilt. Some rubbing, fraying of extremities, some light marginal discoloration, some markings and notations in text probably by Jean Struthers whose signature and bookplate are present. A very good copy.

Item #33186

Budge, the noted Egyptologist was keeper of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities at the British Museum from 1893 to 1924. He is well known for his excavations in Egypt, Mesopotamia and the Sudan.