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Palestine and Egypt Under the Ottomans: Paintings, Books, Photographs, Maps, Manuscripts

Khatib, Hisham

ISBN 10: 9774247760 / ISBN 13: 9789774247767
Published by American University in Cairo Press, 2003
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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9774247760 Cairo, 2003. Folio, cloth with jacket, 272 pp. A scarce study, illustrated with photographs. Part one is a history, part two is a catalog of artifacts from the period. A fine copy, unread, in a near fine jacket with minimal edgewear. Bookseller Inventory # OS2096

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Title: Palestine and Egypt Under the Ottomans: ...

Publisher: American University in Cairo Press

Publication Date: 2003

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

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Palestine and Egypt under the Ottomans is based on a unique collection of art and printed material covering the 400 year period of Ottoman rule in the region. Painters and artists, travelers and archaeologists flocked to the region during the 19th century and produced some of the most interesting records of cities and villages, topography, buildings and customs--much of which has since disappeared or changed beyond recognition. The items featured in this work record this vanished world in fine detail.

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Hisham Khatib is a private scholar who was born in Palestine and spent most of his life in Jerusalem and Jordan. His collection of art and printed material from the Ottoman Empire is one of the largest and most important still in private hands.

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