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Egypt observed

Henri Gougaud

Egypt observed

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Published by Kaye & Ward, Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt
    • Subjects:
    • Egypt -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHenri Gougaud and Colette Gouvion ; translated from the French by Stephen Hardman.
      ContributionsGouvion, Colette, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT56 .G6613
      The Physical Object
      Pagination129 p. :
      Number of Pages129
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4747478M
      ISBN 100195201329
      LC Control Number78065869


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