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Author

Guyer, S.

Title

My Journey Down the Tigris

Sub-Title

Publisher

 

T. Fisher Unwin, Ltd.

Year

1925

City

London

Edition

Scanned

Searchable

Cleaned

Deluxe

Illustrated edition

50.0000

50.0000

100.0000

200.0000

Description

This volume reminds me of Volney's "Ruins:or Meditations on the Ruins of Empires;" translated under the Immediate Inspection of the Author From the latest Paris Edition, with his notes of Illustration. To which is added, The Law of Nature, and A short Biographical Notice by Count Daru.

Volney's "Ruins" is the very rare Jefferson-Barlow translation. For details on this Jefferson-Barlow edition see http://www.librarything.com/profile/ThomasCWilliams.

The "Invocation" begins with these words, the "Acid test" of the Jefferson-Barlow translation: "Hail solitary ruins, holy sepulchres and silent walls! you I invoke; to you I address my prayer!"

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