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3 edition of A passage to Egypt found in the catalog.

A passage to Egypt

the life of Lucie Duff Gordon

by Katherine Frank

  • 84 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Women,
  • Upper class,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Recounts the life of an extraordinary Victorian woman whose Letters from Egypt enchanted British readers.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-[378]) and index.

    StatementKatherine Frank
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT788.D846 F73 1994, N365 B87 F7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 398 p. :
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24753893M
    ISBN 100395546885
    ISBN 109780395546888
    LC Control Number94012343
    OCLC/WorldCa30474595

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    pyramids and tombs of Ancient Egypt. The passages and comprehension questions are related to one theme at different reading levels. Teaching Tip All students read the "Great Pyramid" passage. Students read one passage and become the designated "expert" for the information learned. Put students intoFile Size: 87KB. A passage to Egypt: the life of Lucie Duff Gordon User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Frank (A Voyager Out: The Life of Mary Kingsley, LJ 9/15/86) here reintroduces intellectual, traveler, writer, and social commentator Duff Gordon (), who was raised by brilliant if ill-matched.


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