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Palestine : Mer Morte
Alternate title: Palestine : Dead Sea
From: "Souvenirs d'Orient. Album Pittoresque des sites, Villes et Ruines les plus remarquables de la Terre-Sainte avec notice historique, archéologique et descriptive en regard de chaque planche." Photographié et édité par Félix Bonfils. Auteur et éditeur des voyages d'Égypte, de Syrie, de Grèce et de Constantinople. Chez l'auteur, a Alais (Gard). 1877. Preface written by G. Charvet. Text printed by Imprimerie Centrale du Midi (Montpelier).
Publication: Alais, France
Felix Bonfils
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1 photograph
before 1877
22.9 x 17.2 cm ( 9 x 6.875 in).
The Dead Sea and a small rectangular area that has been dammed up.
The photograph is mounted in an album and the title is printed below. A printed, colored border surrounds the photograph and contains the inscription: "Vues de tout l'Orient" and "Par Bonfils Phot. à Alais (Gard)." The facing page contains a description in French, German, and English.
Lazard Notes: The photograph dates to before 1877.
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Bertrand and Paola Lazard Holy Land Collection ; Gerard Levy ; 1980
Collection provided by the Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania. CC BY 2.0
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