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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 NSTC 2H29429; P&C CHL
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