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Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah, Volume One

Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah, Volume One

by Richard Burton
     
 

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Posing as a wandering dervish, Burton gained admittance to the holy Kaabah and to the tomb of the prophet at Medina and participated in all the rituals of the Hadj (pilgrimage). A treasury of material on Arab life, beliefs, manners and morals, and much more. Volume One starts with the Preface to the Memorial Edition by his wife, Isabel Burton.

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Posing as a wandering dervish, Burton gained admittance to the holy Kaabah and to the tomb of the prophet at Medina and participated in all the rituals of the Hadj (pilgrimage). A treasury of material on Arab life, beliefs, manners and morals, and much more. Volume One starts with the Preface to the Memorial Edition by his wife, Isabel Burton.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486212173
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
06/01/1964
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
5.37(w) x 8.45(h) x 0.91(d)

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