Travel & Pictorial

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: September 01, 2009
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Category: Photography - Subjects & Themes - Regional
  • Publisher: Flammarion
  • Trim Size: 11 x 10-3/4
  • Pages: 216
  • US Price: $39.95
  • CDN Price: $53.95
  • ISBN: 978-2-08-030113-0


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

Author Bookshelf: Alain Blottiere