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XLI. Of their Honey-pots ......

..... ... 71

XLII. Different kinds of Delicacies used in the East. 73

XLIII. Potted Flesh made use of by Travellers

in the East............................. 75

XLIV. Different kinds of Game esteemed Deli.

cacies in the East ........................

XLV. Shoulder of Lamb a Delicacy in the East.... 79

XLVI. Fat Lambs esteemed a Delicacy in the East.

XLVII. How Strangers are entertained in the East. 82

XLVIII. Roasted and stewed Meat, Delicacies among

the Arabs...............................

XLIX. Of their Pottage in the East.......... 92

L. Seldom use Flesh-Meat, but live on Milk, Pulse, &c. 94

LI. Game sometimes used-Hunting of the Arabs.... 95

LII. Inhabitants of the Villages obliged to sup-

ply their Grandees when on a Journey, with

Provisions ............................. 98

LIII. Different Methods of serving up food at Meals. 100

LIV. Manner of eating at Courts................. 105

LV. Provisions sent from the Tables of Eastern

Princes to the Poor, 8c....... ........... 107

LVI. Women and Ven do not eat together in the

East ....

......... 109

LVII. The Eastern People begin to eat very early

in the Morning ........................ 111

LVIII. Abstemiousness conducive to lealth ...... 112

LIX. Mats used in the East instead of Tables.. 114

LX. Various Utensils used by the ancient Jews.... 115

LXI. Women are still accustomed to draw Water

in the East ............................. 125

LXII. Water the principal Beverage in the East.. 127

LXIII. Large Supply of Cattle at the Table of Princes. 128

LXIV. Drinking Vessels often made of Gold in the East 135

LXV. Horns used as drinking Vessels in the East... 136

LXVI. Effects of Wine upon some Eastern Devotees. 139

LXVII. Different kinds of Wines in the East..... 140

LXVIII. Sweet Wines much esteemed in the East. 148

X. Their Caravans composed of People of differ.

ent Nations......... ........... 206

XI. Different kinds of Vehicles used in the Cara-

vans for Persons of Distinction, the Sick, &c. 208

XII. Method of wearing their Swords in travelling ... 211

XIII. Travellers on Horseback' attended by Per.

sons on Foot........

...... 212

XIV. Their Method of travelling on Foot..... 213

XV. Of their Roads, Inclosures, &c. ..........

XVI. Of their Inclosures, Fences, Walls, &c...... 219

XVII. Of their Woods in the Holy-Land......... 222

XVIII. Dangerous Chasms near Aleppo........... 224

XIX. Hospitality of the Arabs to Travellers, ex-

plaining Luke xiv. 23, &c. and Jerem. xlix. 3.. 226

XX. Provisions used in Journeying, with a curi.

ous Comment on a Petition of the Lord's

Prayer........

........... 229

XXI. Provisions often extorted from the poor

Inhabitants of the Country, by the Officers of

Government ............................ 239

XXII. The Times of journeying, pitching their

Tents, &c.....

....... 247

XXIII. Time of shutting their Gates in the East 250

XXIV. Civility of the Women to Strangers...... 253

XXV. Of Caravanserais, and Public Inns in the East 254

XXVI. The great Liberality of the Arabs to their

Fellow Travellers .....

........ 257

XXVII. Curious Criticisms on John iv. 6........... 252

XXVIII. Water carried sometimes in Skins, and

sometimes in Earthen-Jars............... 266

XXIX. On the Supposition that the Israelites march.

ed out of Egypt, in Files of Five in Front 268

XXX. Manner observed by the Eastern Caravans

in their Journeys......

271

XXXI. Caravans travel chiefly in the Night........ 273

XXXII. In journeying, Bells are sometimes ap-

pended both to Horses and Camels......... 275

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XVII. Salutation both by Attitude and Expression... 343

XVIII. Sometimes the Inferior mentions himself

before the Person he intends to honour...... 344

XIX. Prostrations, and kissing the Feet some..

times practised in the East......, .... 345

XX. Kissing the Hand and putting it on the lead,

Tokens of Respect....

...... 350

XXI. Kissing what is presented, a Token of Respect

to Superiors .........

......... 351

XXII. Intimate Acquaintances kiss each other's Hands,

Head, or Shoulders..................... 357

XXIII. Kissing the Beard, a Token of Respect. ib.

XXIV. Beards held in high Estimation in the East.. 359

XXV. Kissing the Hand, a Token of Reverence. ... 361

XXVI. Dismounting, a Token of Respect .......... 362

XXVII. Christians in Egypt obliged to alight, when

a Turk passes by........... ........ 364

XXVIII. Different Postures indicating Respect..... 366

XXIX. Seating a Person on a Cushion, a Token of

Respect ............................... 367

XXX. Sitting in the Corner, a Token of Superiority. 368

XXXI. Different kinds of Perfumes used at the Close -

of friendly Visits ......

........ 378

XXXII. The Subject farther illustrated from Dan.

ii. 46.........

........ 380

XXXIII. Changing the Dress of a Person, a Token

. of Honour .......

........, 392

XXXIV. Presents of Garments often made even to the

i Great ........

.......... 396

XXXV. Party-coloured Garments esteemed a Mark ,

of Honour ............................. 398

XXXVI. Eastern Warriors often magnificently clothed 400

XXXVII. Sometimes a Prince gives his own Gar..

ment as a Token of the highest Respect ......... 401

XXXVIII. Criminals not permitted to look on the

Person of the King ..................... 403

XXXIX. Other curious Methods of doing Persons

Honour ............................... 409

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