L’Égypte, Souvenirs Bibliques et Chrétiens.

Jullien, R. P. M.

Book ID: 17780


Small 4 to, 290 pp; frontispiece map, half-title, title within borders with vignettes, several plans, illustrated with 42 woodcuts in text, modern half-calf, original wrappers preserved, foxing to original cover and end leaves, otherwise copy in good condition, Société de Saint-Augustin, Declée, de Brouwer et Co., Lille, 1889.


Jullien a Catholic French missionary served in Cairo early 1880’s. He travelled extensively in Egypt and was mainly interested in recording botany, plants mentioned in the Bible, and the legends of the Copts. This is an account of his travels in the deserts of Egypt.

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