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The Young Pilgrim, or Alfred Campbell's Return to the East

Published 1826
Author Hofland, Barbara
Title The Young Pilgrim, or Alfred Campbell’s Return to the East, and His Travels in Egypt, Nubia, Asia Minor, Arabia Petræa, &c. &c. By Mrs. Hofland, Author of “Alfred Campbell, or the Young Pilgrim,” “The Son of a Genius,” &c. &c.
Publisher’s imprint London: John Harris, Corner of St. Paul’s Church-Yard. MDCCCXXVI [1826].
Printer’s colophon London: Printed by S. and R. Bentley, Dorset Street.
Format 12o; 1 vol.: pp. [iv]-xii. 211
Sources CHLS; NSTC 2H29429
Copy inspected Google Oxford
  1. T.p. epigraph: [“Let us pass, I pray thee, through thy country, &c––And Edom said unto him, thou shalt not pass by me, lest I come out against thee with the sword.” Numbers xx.]; from Num.: 20:17-18.

  2. Dedicated 'To William third son of the Reverend Gilbert Beresford'.

  3. Travelogue storybook of an ‘imaginary hero’ (Preface) compiled from Donald Campbell, A Narrative of the Extraordinary Adventures (1796), Frederick Henniker, Notes, during a Visit to Egypt, Nubia, the Oasis, Mount Sinai, and Jerusalem (1823), and James Mangles, Travels in Egypt and Nubia, Syria, and Asia Minor (1823), among others.

  4. Full text links: Google

Genre Collection
BTW record no. BTW1086
Regions Egypt, Nubia, Arabia, Asia Minor

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