Pictorial Palestine: Ancient and Modern (1917)

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Pictorial Palestine: Ancient and Modern (1917)

S$78.00

Title: Pictorial Palestine: Ancient and Modern, illustrated from a series of original photographs
Author: C. Lang. Neil, Rev G. Robinson Lees (photographs).
Publisher: Miles & Miles. No publishing date, but inscription in pencil dated 1917.
Condition: Decorative cloth hardcover. Faded covers, tanned pages. Covers and spine rubbed, spine sagging slightly. A small tear to title page. Book somewhat battered. Text unmarked.

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About the book:

Our edition is somewhat battered, but is nevertheless an excellent resource for anyone interested in Palestine in the early 1900s, described from a Christian point of view. Serving as a historical guide to each district of Palestine, including Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Nazareth, Dome of the Rock, The Dead Sea, etc. Also describes the scenery of Palestine, the demographics, and the lives and social mores of Palestinians of every faith. Profusely illustrated with interesting black and white photographs of the land.