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Visits to Monasteries in the Levant.

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Visits to Monasteries in the Levant ()‎ (28 F) Voiage de Levant () ‎ (10 F) Voyage Pittoresque en Grèce et dans le Levant () ‎ ( F). Visits to Monasteries in the Levant - Robert Curzon Wanderings in South America, the Northwest of the United States of America and the Antilles - Charles Waterton When Men and Mountains Meet - John Keay When Miss Emmie Was in Russia: English Governesses before, during and after the October Revolution - Harvey Pitcher. Basbanes’ treatment of fellow book lovers are informative and generous. From his personal collection of volumes on his beloved subject, he cites Robert Curzon’s “Visits to Monasteries in the Levant” circa the s as “one of the greatest accounts of bibliographical globe-trotting ever written and recently found lying in a wooden.


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Item Details. A pair of books about monasteries, the first an exquisite edition of Visits to Monasteries in the Levant by the English traveller, diplomat, and rare book collector Robert Curzon, 14th Baron Zouche (known during his lifetime as “The Honorable Robert Curzon”) with “numerous woodcuts,” (London: John Murray) and the second book a signed copy of The.

Visits to Monasteries in the Levant. Woodcut frontis., woodcut vignette on title, 14 plates, & one folding floor-plan. 2 p.l., [iii]-xxiii, pp. & 36 pp. of ads. Munby considered Curzon “perhaps the most attractive figure in the annals of book-collecting in England.”–p.

The first edition was issued in London earlier in Octavo Size [approx x cm]. Good Condition. Very light rubbing to spine ends and corners. Some foxing to preliminary pages and rear free endpapers. Illustrated with black and white engravings mostly from drawings by Robert Curzon.

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£ Visits to Monasteries in the Levant (Century Trav by Curzon, Robert Paperback. £ £ + P&P. Last one. Title: Ancient Monasteries of the East: Or the Monasteries of the Levant By: Robert Curzon Jr. Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Gorgias Press Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 1 pound 3 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWBrand: Gorgias Press.

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Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. BCE. Author: Margreet L. Steiner,Ann E. Killebrew; Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: X Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This Handbook aims to serve as a research guide to the archaeology of the Levant, an area situated at the crossroads of the ancient world that linked the eastern Mediterranean, Anatolia.

Robert Curzon, 14th Baron Zouche- styled The Honourable Robert Curzon between and was an English traveller, diplomat and author. Rate this book. Clear rating. Visits to Monasteries in the Levant/5. Monasteries -- History.

See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Monasteries; History; Narrower term: Monasteries -- Scotland -- History; Filed under: Monasteries -- History A Short History of Monks and Monasteries, by Alfred Wesley Wishart (Gutenberg ebook); Filed under: Monasteries -- Scotland -- History Three Scottish Carmelite.

Latter Edition. With numerous Woodcuts. 1 vols. 8vo. Bound in three quarters modern brown mottled calf. Fine With numerous Woodcuts. 1 vols. 8vo. VISITS TO THE MONASTERIES OF THE LEVANT. In presenting to the public another book of travels in the East, when it is already overwhelmed with little volumes about palm-trees and cam.

Between andCurzon visited Egypt, Syria, Albania and mount Athos, in order to examine and collect ancient manuscripts. A dozen years later, sitting among these books, he entertained his solitary evenings in an English country house by writing 'some account of the most curious of these MSS.

and the places in which they were found, as well as some of the. It can especially be a trap for those visiting monasteries, seeking spiritual direction, and not knowing what an authentic Orthodox life in the world, in a parish, is all about.

Faithful people go to monasteries, and see people's piety and how things are done in that monastic tradition, and want to emulate it -- but without understanding it.The Benedictines, officially the Order of Saint Benedict (Latin: Ordo Sancti Benedicti, abbreviated as OSB), are a monastic Catholic religious order of monks and nuns that follow the Rule of Saint are also sometimes called the Black Monks, in reference to the colour of the members' religious habits.

Despite being called an order, the Benedictines do not operate Founder: Benedict of Nursia.