Topography of Thebes, and general view of Egypt: Being a short account of the principal objects worthy of notice in the valley of the Nile, to the second cataract and Wadee Samneh, with the Fyoom, oases, and eastern desert, from Sooez to Berenice; with remarks on the manners and customs of the ancient Egyptians and the productions of the country, &c. &c. By I.G. Wilkinson, Esq
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Aboo Alexandria Amun Amunoph Amunre ancient appears Arabic ardebs Athor bearing the name Beni Hassan Berenice boats building caliph called canal catacombs centre chamber Champollion Chap Cleopatra columns commenced Copt Coptic Coptos crude brick cubits deity desert Diodorus ditto Doora dynasty early east Egyptian entrance epoch erected Ethiopians Euergetes exterior feddan feet figures former four granite Greek grottoes Háboo height Herodotus hieroglyphics hundred inscription inundation king Kneph lake land Manetho Memlook mentioned modern Mohammed monarch monuments mosk mounds mountain Nile nilometer Nubia Oasis obelisks ornamented Osiris Pasha passage peasant Pharaoh piastres pillars Pliny portico present priests probably Pthah Ptolemy pylon pyramid Qaherah quarries reign remains remarkable Remeses river rock Roman ruins sculptures Shekh side similar Soltan Sooez sown square statue stone Strabo style supposed tablet temple Thebes Thothmes tion tombs town Upper Egypt vicinity village wall Yoosef