Warburton, Eliot
Travels in Egypt and the Holy Land, or, The crescent and the cross: comprising the romance and realities of eastern travel — Philadelphia, 1859

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CONTENTS.

CHAPTER I.

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The Levant.—Voyage to Beyrout—The Holy Land—Quarantine—Syrian
Family—Dr. Wilson—His account of Petra—Of the Jews—Hotel at
Beyrout—Its Inmates—Kaieela.......1

CHAPTER II.

Syrian Scenery.—My Cottage near Beyrout—Views—Vernon Frigate—
Dog River—English residents—Silk-worms—Style of travel—Beyrout 13

CHAPTER III.

Djouni, and Lady Hester Stanhope.—Pine Forest of Beyrout—Bivouacs
—Scenery of the Lebanon—Djouni—Lady Hester Stanhope—Her his-
tory—And death..........21

CHAPTER IV.

Tyre, Sidon, and Acre.—Sidon—Its History—Robber haunt—Tyre—Its
history—Bedouins—Farm-house—Bombardment of Acre . . .30

CHAPTER V.

The Bivouc, and Mount Carmel.—Our life in Syria—River Belus—
Monastery—Jean Battista—Elijah—Syrian yachting . 40

CHAPTER VI.

Jaffa and Judea.—Storm at Sea—Jaffa—Convent—Consul—Ramleh—
Hill Country—First View of Jerusalem ... . 49

CHAPTER VII.

Jerusalem.—Without—Within—The Mount of Olives—Mosque of Omar
—Holy Sepulchre ..........59
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