View of the port of Rhodes. View of Yaffa, Israel. Ottomans playing chess. Ottoman women having coffee in their private quarters.
Rhodes. Joppa. Pasttimes and sports of the Turks.
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
Yaffa / anc. Ioppe
Architecture and built environment
Social sphere and everyday life
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