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Personal narrative of a pilgrimage to Mecca and Medina

by Sir Richard Burton

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Published by Bernhard Tauchnitz in Leipzig .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesPilgrimage to Mecca & Medina., Pilgrimage to Mecca and Medina.
Statementby Richard F. Burton ; in three volumes
SeriesCollection of British authors, tauchnitz edition -- vol. 1400
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. in 1 :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25104825M

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It was this journey, undertaken inwhich first made Burton famous. He had planned it whilst traveling disguised among the Muslims of Sindh, and had laboriously prepared for the adventure by study and practice.

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