Vintage Egypt: Cruising the Nile in the Golden Age of Travel

As wealthy tourists descended upon Egypt in the early-twentieth-century, a well-heeled jet set emerged in Cairo and Alexandria. Period photographs celebrate the glamour: a Bugatti at the foot of the pyramids, high tea served in jasmine-draped gardens. . .

About The Author

Alain Blottiére lives in Egypt and France.

  • Publish Date: November 15, 2003
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Category: Photography - History
  • Publisher: Flammarion
  • Trim Size: 10-1/2 x 10-1/2
  • Pages: 216
  • US Price: $50.00
  • CDN Price: $70.00
  • ISBN: 978-2-08-010888-3


A new paperback edition of this tribute to the "golden years" of cosmopolitan Egypt.

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