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image of Trade card in French for Egyptian cigarette manufacturer Nestor Gianaclis

Trade card in French for Egyptian cigarette manufacturer Nestor Gianaclis

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Published
1892
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Very good condition
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France, 1892. Very good condition. Trade card for the most successful cigarette merchant in Egypt, Nestor Gianaclis, named after the man who founded the Egyptian cigarette industry in 1871, when he set up a factory in the Khairy Pasha palace in Cairo. Gianaclis' cigarettes, made with imported Turkish tobacco, became so popular with the British officers stationed… Read more
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My Winter on the Nile

by Warner, Charles Dudley

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Published
1888
Edition
Tenth edition
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1888. Tenth edition. Experiences and observations of an oriental journey by the noted novelist, editor and traveler, who co-authored "The Gilded Age" with Mark Twain. 8vo, 496pp. Crisp brown cloth boards, gilt title and design of a falouka (Nile sailboat) on the front cover.
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Great Britain in Egypt

by Newman, Major E.W. Polson

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Published
1928
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First edition
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London: Cassell, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. In the introduction Newman writes--this is an account of Anglo-Egyptian relations from the days of Ismail Pasha. 8vo, xvi & 304pp, including appendices, index, b&w photo illustrations, 2 sketch maps. Original green gilt cloth boards, bright, clean & tight, vgc.
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