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Our journey to Sinai : a visit to the convent of St. Catarina / by Mrs. R. L. Bensly ; with a chapter on the Sinai palimpsest : illustrated from photographs taken by the author.

Other records:
Author/Creator:
Bensly, R. L., Mrs.
Publication:
[London] : The Religious Tract Society, 1896 (Oxford : Horace Hart, printer to the University)
Format/Description:
Book
185, [7] p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Subjects:
Egypt -- Description and travel.
Sinai (Egypt) -- Description and travel.
Saint Catherine (Monastery : Mount Sinai)
Bible. N.T.. Gospels.. -- Syriac. -- Codex palimpsestus Sinaiticus.
Form/Genre:
Publishers' advertisements -- England -- London -- 19th century.
Place of Publication:
England London.
England Oxford.
Contents:
Introduction
Cairo
Preparations
Across the desert
The monastery
Our life in the garden
The mountain
Homeward bound
The Sinai palimpsest and the Greek text of the Gospels.
Notes:
"The Sinai palimpsest and the Greek text of the Gospels" (p. 175-185), is a reprint of passages by F. C. Burkitt "from a paper read by him on the 'Sinai Palimpsest' at the Church Congress in 1895".
Publisher's advertisements: [6] p. at end.
Local notes:
Holy Land Collections copy has the bookplate of Paola and Bertrand Lazard on the front paste-down endpaper.
Holy Land Collections copy purchased for the Penn Libraries at the Pierre Bergé & associés auction held on April 29, 2008.
Penn Provenance:
Lazard, Bertrand (bookplate) (former owner) (Holy Land Collections copy)
Lazard, Paola (bookplate) (former owner) (Holy Land Collections copy)
Penn Chronology:
1896
Contributor:
Burkitt, F. Crawford (Francis Crawford), 1864-1935.
Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
Holy Land Collections (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
775700
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