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Travels in Arabia Deserta

Charles Montagu Doughty

Travels in Arabia Deserta

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Published by J. Cape ltd. & the Medici Society limited in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arabian Peninsula
    • Subjects:
    • Arabian Peninsula -- Description and travel.,
    • Arabian Peninsula -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesArabia Deserta.
      Statementby Charles M. Doughty, with a new preface by the author, introduction by T.E. Lawrence, and all original maps, plans, & illustrations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS207 .D73 1926
      The Physical Object
      PaginationL p., 1 l., 623 p., 1 l., 690 p.
      Number of Pages690
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6706142M
      LC Control Number27020133
      OCLC/WorldCa457138

      London: Jonathan Cape, ONE OF THE GREATEST WORKS OF TRAVEL EVER WRITTEN IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. ARABIA DESERTA is perhaps one of the best-known classics of exploration and travel. Few writers of any genre have worked such magic or mischief on the English language as Doughty. He disapproved of Victorian style, and mingled his own with Chaucerian and .


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Running title: On verso: Travels in Arabia Deserta. On recto [according to subject of page]. Errata "Correction" on vol. 1, p. [viii].

Large colored lithographic folding map in pocket at rear of Vol. Map has title: A sketch map itinerarium of part of North Western Arabia and Negd. By Charles M. Doughty. 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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"It is not comfortable to have to write about [Travels in] Arabia Deserta," T.E. 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.

Charles Doughty (–) spent two years among various nomad tribes and wrote in what would be the first comprehensive Western work on the geography of Arabia, in an attempt, as he says in the preface, to 'set forth faithfully some parcel of the soil of Arabia smelling of sàmn and camels'.Cited by: "One volume edition on thin paper complete and unabridged" Black blind-stamped cover.

Gilt title to spine. l, pages. Frontispiece portrait. Full-page and in-text illustrations. Full-page and fold-out plates. Large fold-out colour map 50 x 68 cm. Newspaper ephemera at rear. "Doughty's book vividly recounts his travels and tribulations among the Bedouins of Arabia from It is written.

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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 Americans.

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But whatever the style, the result is perhaps the finest book on Arabia ever written. Another Arabist, T.E. Lawrence, speaks on Doughty: "I have talked the book over with many travellers, and we are agreed that here you have all the desert, its hills and plains, the lava fields.

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). Abridged by Edward Garnett. Long famous among scholars and students of Arab history and culture, readers of travel and adventure books, and lovers of English literature, Charles M.

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