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Greek and Jewish women in traditional costume. View of Stroboli volcano. Lighthouse at the bay of Messina, Sicily. View of Izmir.

Alternative Title

Grecian and Jewish women. Stromboli. Faro of Messina. Smyrna.



Bibliographic Citation

EGMONT, Johan Aegidius van. Travels through Part of Europe, Asia Minor, the Islands of the Archipelago; Syria, Palestine, Egypt, Mount Sinai, &c. Giving a particular Account of the most remarkable Places, Structures, Ruins, Inscriptions, &c. in these Countries. Together with the Customs, Manners, Religion, Trade, Commerce, Tempers and Manner of Living of the Inhabitants. By the honourable J. Aegidius van Egmont, Envoy Extraordinary from the United Provinces to the Court of Naples; and John Heyman, Professor of the Oriental languages in the University of Leyden. Translated from the Low Dutch, vol. I, London, L. Davis and C. Reymers, MDCCLIX [=1759].

Table Of Contents



Stromboli / anc. Strongyle
Messina / anc. Zancle


Architecture and built environment
Human types


The Gennadius Library - The American School of Classical Studies at Athens