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Author Wilson, Lucy Sarah Atkins, 1801-1863.
Title Fruits of enterprize exhibited in the travels of Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia : interspersed with the observations of a mother to her children / by the author of the "India cabinet".
Publication Info. Boston : Munroe and Francis ; New York : C.S. Francis, 1827.
Location Call No. Status
 Rare Books Medium  Z-M W7462 F944    IN LIBRARY
Description 248, 4 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm.
Series Munroe & Francis juvenile library
Munroe & Francis' juvenile library.
Note Publisher's advertisements follow text.
Summary The travels and discoveries of Giovanni Battista Belzoni presented within the framework of a fictional conversation.
Note Error in pagination: p. 175 misnumbered 715.
"New publications from the press of Munroe and Francis, 128 Washington-Street, Boston"--Publisher's catalogue, 4 p. at end.
Front board features illustration, "The head of Memnon" (also on t.p.); back board has device of Munroe & Francis' Juvenile Library.
Indexed In: Shoemaker 31783
Local Note Library copy imperfect, lacking the illustrations. Boards detached. Inscription on front free endpaper: Master Ebenezer Steuart from his Father, 26th Aug. 1830. Slip of paper listing five books, including Belzoni's Egypt, inserted in back of volume.
Subject Belzoni, Giovanni Battista, 1778-1823 -- Juvenile fiction.
Children -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction.
Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.
Egypt -- Description and travel -- Juvenile fiction.
Egypt -- Antiquities -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre or Form Publishers' advertisements -- 19th century.
Insertions (Provenance) -- 19th century.
Presentation inscriptions (Provenance) -- 19th century.
Added Author Belzoni, Giovanni Battista, 1778-1823. Narrative of the operations and recent discoveries within the pyramids, temples, tombs and excavations, in Egypt and Nubia.
Francis, Charles Stephen, 1805-1887, publisher.
Steuart, Ebenezer, former owner.
Munroe & Francis, publisher.
Added Title Fruits of enterprise exhibited in the travels of Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia
Travels of Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia