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CUS417/52.58


Fonds Number: 
P417
Abstract: 

Osler describes his voyage to Egypt. He visited the Hospital of the American Mission at Assiut. He tells of his acquaintance with a Pasha and reflects on the Muslim religion. He saw great books in the Khedival Library, where the Librarian offered Osler beautiful versions of the Koran in exchange for important 16th century Arabic texts held in the Bodleian Library.

Original: 
Yes
Date: 
February 22, 1911
From: 
Osler, William
Address: 
S.S. "Seti"
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
City: 
State: 
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