Three Victorian travellers Burton, Blunt, Doughty. by Thomas J. Assad

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Published by Routledge and K. Paul in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Burton, Richard Francis, -- Sir, -- 1821-1890.,
  • Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen, -- 1840-1922.,
  • Doughty, Charles Montagu, -- 1843-1926.,
  • Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsG246 B8 A7
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p. :
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14319280M

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