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Bernard's picture.--Situation of Egypt.-Belzoni introduced.
Motives for his going into Egypt.-Poor success of his by-
Bernard's perseverance.-Belzoni's second voyage.---Rapid
journey from Minieh to Thebes.-Superb Temple at Carnac.
Emily amused with a description of Greenland.-Belzoni makes
the valley of Beban el Malook the scene of his researches.-
Belzoni's journey to the Red Sea.--Motives for going there.
Inundation of the Nile.— The caravan crosses the Desert.
zoni returns to Gournou.
Dr. Franklin's kite.-.Some sailors ascend Pompey's Pillar, by
meavs of a paper kite.-Removal of the Obelisk from the
It is launched down ataract.-Arrives in
safety at Rosetta.-Belzoni goes to Beban el Malook.—Com-
LIST OF ENGRAVINGS
TO ILLUSTRATE THL WORK.
Page. 1. The Bashaw seated in his Garden on the Banks of the Nile, shooting at an earthen Pot
26 2. The Bashaw jumping off the Insulating Stool
28 3. The Hydrualic Machine
32 4. Young Memnon on its road to the Nile
41 5. Belzoni with two Arabs in a Mummy Cave
43 6. Belzoni introduced to Khalil Bey ..
51 7. The Inhabitants of Mainarty secreting themselves from Belzoni and his Companions
69 8. Mr. and Mrs. Belzoni in a Bark in the middle of the Cataract
71 9. Removing the Sand from the Temple of Ybsambul 73 10. Placing the Colossus Head in a Boat
84 11. Belzoni in one of the Grottoes at Gournou
104 12. Belzoni crossing the narrow Bridge to get into the Tomb
142 13. Some Turks appearing in the Valley for the purpose of interrupting Belzoni
147 14. Belzoni viewing the Pyramid whilst his Companions enter it
15. Inundation of the Nile, with the distressed state of the
Inhabitants of the Country 16. The Caravan setting out 17. The Boats of the Ababde Fishermen 18. Sailors ascending Pompey's Pillar 19. Belzoni's Distress in observing a part of the Obelisk
in the Water 20. The Boat with the Okolik désr-ending the Cataract 21. Scene near the Lake Maris 22. A furious Hyena makes his appearance, to the great
dismay of the Boatmen 23. A man, alarmed at the appearance of Belzoni and his
Companions, presents his Gun, &c. 24. Belzoni introduced to the Scheik and Cady of El Cas