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In search of Sir Richard Burton

papers from a Huntington Library symposium

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Published by Huntington Library in San Marino, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890 -- Congresses.,
    • Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Congresses.,
    • Scholars -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Alan H. Jutzi.
      ContributionsJutzi, Alan H., 1945-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG246.B8 I5 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination141 p. :
      Number of Pages141
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1407717M
      ISBN 100873281403
      LC Control Number93016173

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: The letters of Capt. Sir Richard Burton: new sources on the Nile controversy / Donald A. Young --Burton as autobiographer / John Hayman --Burton's review of Doughty's Arabia Deserta / Stephen Tabachnick --"The captain has seen Utah without goggles": the Mormons and Richard Burton. Sir Richard Burton - Sir Richard Burton - Foreign office: Burton now entered the British Foreign Office as consul in Fernando Po, a Spanish island off the coast of West Africa. During his three years there, he made many short trips of exploration into West Africa, gathering enough material to fill five books. His explicit descriptions of tribal rituals concerning birth, marriage, and death, as.

      Letters and Memoirs of Sir Richard Francis Burton. Edited by Gavan Tredoux. First edition. Published in four volumes by , Volume 1: Volume 2: Volume 3: Volume 4: Chronology, Register and Bibliography. Sir Richard Francis Burton “A plain and literal translation of the Arabian nights' entertainments, now entituled The book of the thousand nights and a night” 16 Copy quote One cannot look at the sea without wishing for the wings of a swallow.

      In spite of pain from cancer, Lady Burton finished a two-volume biography of her husband, titled Richard, The Life of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton, which was published on 11 July Her own autobiography she completed with the help of W. H. Wilkins. The Romance of Isabel Burton was published in Resting place: Churchyard of St Mary Magdalen .   Search. Loading Close. This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Watch Queue Queue. Remove all; Sir Richard Francis Burton's New System of Sword Exercise - Is it nonsense?


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