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Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan

including a summer in the Upper Karun region and a visit to the Nestorian Rayahs; with portrait, maps and illustrations.

by Isabella L. Bird

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iran -- Description and travel,
  • Kurdistan -- Description and travel

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23307640M

    Mrs Bishop (Isabella Bird), Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan, including a summer in the Upper Karun region and a visit to the Nestorian rayahs. London, 2 vols. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan II By Isabella Bird (Virago Press Ltd., ) A Thousand Sighs, A Thousand Revolts: Journeys in Kurdistan By Christiane Bird (Random House, , paperback) The author traveled around Kurdistan avoiding the usual places and people by staying with families to observe and absorb Kurdish culture.

      The story she weaves in "Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan" celebrates the indomitable horse¬woman's mounted explorations in this once enchanted portion of the world. It is replete with both the dangers and observations Bird was famed for. Meeting the Shah of Persia by chance, cantering away from ruffians, or wandering the bazaars in disguise Pages: Buy Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan - Scholar's Choice Edition Books online at best prices in India by Isabella L Bird from Buy Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan - Scholar's Choice Edition online of India’s Largest Online Book Store, Only Genuine Products. Lowest price and Replacement Guarantee. Cash On Delivery Available!

    The images show people, landscapes and buildings in China, Japan, Korea, Persia and Morocco. Along with them is a selection of Isabella's published title pages, illustrations, itineraries and maps, and several of her letters discussing her passion for photography and the places she was travelling in. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan: v.2 by Isabella L. Bird (Paperback, ) at the best online prices at eBay! Free delivery for many products!5/5(1).


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Isabella Bishop (nee Bird) published her Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan incompiled from a series of letters home. Recommended an open-air life from an early age as a cure for physical and nervous difficulties, Bird toured the United States and Canada, New Zealand, Australia and the Far East/5.

Isabella Bishop (née Bird) published her Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan incompiled from a series of letters home. Recommended an open-air life from an early age as a cure for physical and nervous difficulties, Bird toured the United States and Canada, New Zealand, Australia, and the Far : Isabella Bird.

Book from Project Gutenberg: Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan, Volume 1 (of 2) Including a Summer in the Upper Karun Region and a Visit to the Nestorian Rayahs. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan, Volume One, makes her Colorado trip seem like a lark. Sleeping in leaking mud huts, traveling over rutted roads hardly more than paths, into parts of Asia that are still remote for all but the most determined travelers, Isabella gives us her accounts of the people, the landscape, manners, customs, costumes and Cited by:   Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan by Isabella L.

Bird; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Description and travel, Journeys, Accessible book; Places: Iran. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan Volume 1 at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(4).

Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan (Volume 1 Only) Including a Summer in the Upper Karun Region and a Visit to the Nestorian Rayahs Author Mrs Bishop (Isabella L. Bird) Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good with no dust jacket Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher John Murray Date published Keywords Foreign Travel Book Edition: First Edition.

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Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. No dust jacket. Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan (Volume 2) Author Bishop Book condition Used Binding Hardcover Publisher John.

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Title of item: Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan. Publisher of this ed. London: John Murray: Date of this edition: Language: English: Permission: public domain: Typed: by Bobbi Lyons: Posted: by Jonah Winters: Classified in: Book excerpts: URL: [page ] mollahs has increased since the fall from almost regal state of the Zil-i-Sultan, the Shah’ eldest son, into the position of a provincial governor, for he curbed them somewhat, and now the restraint is removed.

However, it is against the Jews and the Bábis, rather than the Christians, that their hostility is directed. A few weeks ago some Bábis were peaceably returning to a. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: London: John Murray, Description: xiii, xiv, pages: illustrations.

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Free shipping for many products!Book format: ePub. Elibron Classics. Replica of edition by John Murray, London. This edition is published in 2 volumes sold separately. This edition includes illustrations. This edition comes with an oversize map available as a free download.

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