L’Égypte Au XIXe Siècle. Histoire Militaire et Politique, Anecdotique et Pittoresque de Méhémet-Ali, Ibrahim-Pacha Soliman-Pacha (Colonel Sèves).

Gouin, Edouard.

Book ID: 23149

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8vo. IV, 470 pp., French text, 19 leaves of engravings including frontispiece, title vignette & 17 plates of which 12 are hand coloured, engravings after watercolours by M. J. A. Beauce, later half-calf, title gilt on spine, marbled edges, light marginal damp stain affecting last few leaves, otherwise copy in good condition, Paul Boizard, Editeur, Paris, first edition, 1847.

Synopsis

Chapter eight of this work discusses the relation between Muhammad Ali and the Wahhabis of Arabia between 1811 and 1819, including the Egyptian expedition into Arabia.
Bibliographic Reference: Sander 306.

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