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    • Title: Up the Nile, and home again. A handbook for travellers, and a travel-book for the library.
      • Author: Fairholt, F. W. (Frederick William), 1814-1866.
      • Description: xix, 448 p. illus. 20 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Wilbour Library of Egyptology. Special Collections
      • Imprint: London : Chapman and Hall, 1862.
      • Date: 1862
      • Call Number: N370.42 F16
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