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|Layard, Austen. Early Adventures in Persia, Susiana, and Babylonia |
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|Title:||Early Adventures in Persia, Susiana, and Babylonia|
|Subtitle:||Including a Residence Among the Bekhtiyari and Other Wild Tribes Before the Discovery of Nineveh|
Layard relates fascinating tales of his adventures in Persia and Mesopotamia before the discovery of Nineveh. A very rare book; the original retails for over $1,100.00.
Table of Contents
- Introduction [Vol I]
- Leave Jerusalem [Vol I]
- Leave Petra [Vol I]
- The ruins of Ammon [Vol I]
- Mr. Consul Wherry [Vol I]
- Leave Baghdad [Vol I]
- Leave Hamadan [Vol I]
- Departure from Isfahan [Vol I]
- Excursion to Mal-Emir [Vol I]
- Demands upon Mehemet Taki Khan [Vol I]
- Arrival of the Matamet [Vol II]
- Mehemet Taki Khan leaves the mountains [Vol II]
- Discover a Bakhtiyari [Vol II]
- Interview with the Matamet [Vol II]
- Basra [Vol II]
- Leave Baghdad for Khuzistan [Vol II]
- Seyyid Abou'i-Hassan [Vol II]
- Renounce journey to India [Vol II]
- Arrive at Constantinople [Vol II]
- Reshid Pasha [Vol II]
|Layard, Austen. Early Adventures in Persia, Susiana, and Babylonia|