‎CLOT-BEY Antoine-Barthélémy Clot, dit‎
‎Aperçu général sur l'Egypte, ouvrage orné d'un portrait et de plusieurs cartes et plans coloriés ‎

‎Paris Fortin, Masson et Cie 1840 2 vol. in-8 demi-chagrin cerise, dos lises ornés de filets et guirlandes dorés, tranches mouchetées [Rel. de l'époque] ‎

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‎2 ff.n.ch., XC pp., un f.n.ch., 360 pp., 4 planches hors texte , dont un portrait-frontispice lithographié, deux plans et une carte dépliante en couleurs. - 2) 2 ff.n.ch., 570 pp., un f.n.ch. d'errata, 4 plans et carte hors texte, dont deux légendés d'un feuillet en regard.Blackmer 370. Atabey 258 (avec les planches en noir). Carré I, pp. 282 et suiv. Édition originale."Clot was a French surgeon whom Mehmet Ali named as chief surgeon to the Egyptian Army in 1823. He created a public health service and a center for medical education in Egypt. His work is a survey of modern Egypt and Egyptian life and manners with a great deal of documentation, but in essence it is a work of propaganda and apologia for Mehmet Ali, whom Clot greatly admired. Some of the chapters are written by others authors ; of particular interest is the one on Islamic art by Pascal Coste, which is one of the earliest treatments of this subject" [Leonora Navari].Les planches hors texte représentent: Plan d'Alexandrie (colorié), Plan du Caire (en noir sur double page), Carte de l'Égypte (coloriée et dépliante), Disposition de l'arsenal d'Alexandrie (coloriée, avec serpente légendée), Plan de l'arsenal d'Alexandrie (colorié, avec serpente légendée), Plan des barrages du Nil (colorié, sur double page), Carte d'une partie du Delta (coloriée). ‎

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