Egypt and Its Monuments

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A book buyer just requested some images from this fantastic 1908 edition of Egypt And Its Monuments by Robert Hichens with illustrations by Jules Guérin so I thought I’d share them here as well. Over the years, I’ve bought and sold at least ten copies of this amazing title. It’s a popular title with collectors, but I always hate to part with the books. Guerin’s wonderful illustrations stand alone as fine art. He traveled extensively in Egypt and Israel with Hichens in the early 20th century and collaborated with the writer on a number of book and magazine projects.

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3 Responses to Egypt and Its Monuments

  1. Lili says:

    Gorgeous! I can see why its so popular!

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