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Travels in Arabia Deserta.

Charles Montagu Doughty

Travels in Arabia Deserta.

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book M. DOUGHTY Heritage Press Doughty, Charles M. ; Intro by T. Lawrence Published by The Heritage Press, (). Doughty's Travels in Arabia Deserta was first published inbut abridged by Garnett in the present form.

A covering letter from Ruth Robbins contains important information regarding the book's provenance: 'it bears Doughty's own inscription, as he personally gave it to the well-known medieval scholar, Prof.

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The work became well-regarded for its beautiful prose as well as its extensiveness, which made it a benchmark of ambitious travel writing in the early 20th century. Travels In Arabian Deserta by C.M. Doughty. Publication date Topics Travels in Arabian Deserta, Geography, Travel Collection opensource Language English.

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book century that the British officers of the Indian colonial government undertook Travels in Arabia Deserta. book of the areas remote from the major pilgrimage routes. Charles Doughty (–) spent two years Cited by: Charles Montagu Doughty (19 August – 20 January ) was an English poet, writer, explorer, adventurer and traveller born in Theberton Hall near Saxmundham, Suffolk and educated at private schools in Laleham and Elstree, and at a school for the Royal Navy, was a student at King's College London, eventually graduating from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge in Travels in Arabia Deserta by Charles Montagu Doughty; 25 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Description and travel, Social life and customs, Travel, Arabian Peninsula--Description and travel; Places: Arabian Peninsula; People: Charles Montagu Doughty (), Charles Montagu Doughty (,), Charles Montagu Doughty ().

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Lawrence wrote in his introduction to the abridgment of Doughty's idiosyncratic monument."I have studied it for ten years, and have grown to consider it a book not like other books, but something particular, a bible of its kind. Travels in Arabia Deserta Cambridge Library Collection - Travel, Middle East and Asia Minor Cambridge Library Collection: Travel and Exploration Cambridge library collection Volume 2 of Travels in Arabia Deserta 2 Volume Set: Author: Charles Montagu Doughty: Edition: illustrated, reprint: Publisher: Cambridge University Press, ISBN.

Genre/Form: Travel literature Maps: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Doughty, Charles Montagu, Travels in Arabia Deserta. Cambridge [Eng. The result of a journey in the s undertaken to explore the geographical origins of Christianity, Travels in Arabia Deserta is one of the most important and influential works produced on Arabia.

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Finished. Travels in Arabia Deserta. Travels in Arabia Deserta. - The Folio Society limited edition of Travels in Arabia Deserta by CM Doughty with a preface by Rory Stewart and introduction by TE Lawrence, printed on wove paper and plates printed on silk art.

Travels in Arabia Deserta; the Text as Abridged and Arranged by Edward Garnett, With a Prefatory Note by Mr. Garnett, a General Introduction by T.E.

Lawrence, and Illustrations by. Travels in Arabia Deserta is certainly one of the finest travel books ever written but you will not read this in its entirety nor will the vast majority of readers. There are vast swaths of this book that are tedious reading at best and downright boring at worst.

Often compared to other great works of travel literature, Doughty's Travels in Arabia Deserta is both amazingly comprehensive and insightful and also wonderfully eccentric in both observation and language.

Doughty took great risk in his exploration of "fanatic Arabia", and he writes with the passion of an opinated old codger.5/5(1). Travels in Arabia Deserta has 5 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace T.E. Lawrence, who wrote the Introduction to the Edition calls the book the greatest work on Arabia in English, and it is clearly a model for The Seven Pillars of Wisdom.

The Random House Edition printed in the s is the one to have, since it 5/5(1). TRAVELS IN ARABIA DESERTA has been recognized, almost since its publication inas one of the greatest travel books in the English language.

Doughty spent almost two years traveling, going on pilgrimages, and living with various nomad tribes in northwestern Arabia, then a land almost completely unknown to Europeans and : Doughty, Charles Montagu.

Condition: Very Good. Doughty, Charles M. Travels in Arabia Deserta. Gloucester, Massachusetts: Peter Smith, pp. Glossary. 8vo. Chartreuse cloth. Book condition: Very good with rubbed corners and subtly soiled backstrip. Abridged by Edward Garnett. Seller Inventory # UDOUTRA00HMR. More information about this seller | Contact this.

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DOUGHTY'S book takes us back to the age of the old travellers. His wanderings were in countries where not only no European had preceded him, but where he had to travel with his life Author: A.

TRAVELS IN ARABIA DESERTA. Doughty, Charles M (Cambridge: At the University Press, ). the result is perhaps the finest book on Arabia ever written.

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