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13.

Abu Sergheh, church of, 85, 87. || tombs of Caliphs, 74 et seq.;
Abu Simbel, 9.

Old Cairo, 83-87; museum of,
Abydos, 104; 309–17.

87-91.
Alexandria, 30–31.

Camels, 140.
Amenemhet, 126.

Capitals, of columns, 199, 223,
Amenhotep II, 131, 257-59, 262. 272.
Amenhôtep III, 108, 128, 239, Cataracts, First, 9. 293, 304;
245.

Second, 9.
Amenhôtep IV, 129, 320–22. Chantey-music, 183, 191, 294-95.
Ammon (Ammon-Ra), 109, 235, Cheops (Khufu), 123, 125, 137;
236 et seq., 321-22.

pyramid of, 146 et seq.
Amr, mosque of, 83-84.

Chronology, of Egypt, 122 et seq.
Anubis, 115, 116.

Citadel, of Cairo, 38-43, 78.
Aquarium, at Cairo, 73.

Cliff tombs, 101, 195-200; 211-
Arabic, language, 12, 64; money, 12; 305.

Climate, 5, 6.
Artists, 165, 173, 312, 314, 322. Columns, Protodoric, 197; Papy-
Assiut, 201-14, 317.

rus and Lotus, 199; Hathor,
Assuan, 287, 305-06.

223; Osiris, 272; entasis of, 314;
Assuan dam, 26, 295-98.

monolithic, 315.

Copts, 20, 27-29, 51, 85-87.
Backsheesh, 13, 52.

Coptic churches, 83, 85 et seq.
Barrages, 23, 206, 279.

Crowns, forms of, 116.
Barkuk, mosque of, 76–77.
Basilica, prototype of, 272. Dahabiyehs, 11, 7071.
"Bed of Pharaoh,” 302.

Dates, earliest known, 124.
Bedreschein, 158, 185.

Davis, Theodore M., 263.
Beggars, 39, 286.

Dehr-el-Bahri, 266-68.
Beni Hassan, 102, 192–200. Delta, 32.

Dendera, 219-30.
Cairo, mosques and bazaars of, Dragomans, 47, 290.

30-66; situation of, 32; cardinal Dynasties, summary of, 122–23.
points, 36, 37; citadel of, 37,
38-41; Oriental quarters, 43-Edfu, 283–85.
66; bazaars, 46 et seq.; people Egypt, climate of, 5, 6; peculiari-
of, 51; mosques, 53 et seq.; en- ties of, 8; travel in, 9, 10; sea-
virons of, 67-91; zoological sons, 15; modern Egypt, 17-29;
gardens, 71-73; aquarium, 73;l subjection to Turkey, 17; Brit-

ish occupation, 18-22; govern- Kait Bey, 53, 7576.
ment, 18, 19; population, 20; Karnak, 232, 234–50; by moon-
irrigation, 23-27; excavations, light, 306-09.
27.

Khamasin, 7.
Egyptians, 27-29; 51.

Khephrên, diorite image of, 89,
El Azhar (university), 29-62. 97; pyramid of, 145, 150;
Elephantine, island, 289, 292. sphinx of, 153-54.
El Kab, 93.

Khnum, III, 116, 280.
England, position in Egypt, Khonsu, 111, 235-36.
18–22.

Kings' Tombs, Valley of, 255-
Entasis, in columns, 314-15. 62.
Esneh, 280–83.

Kiosk, at Philæ, 302.
Eye-diseases, 208.

Kom Ombo, 285-88.
Ezbekiyeh gardens, 36.

Kurna, 254-55.

Fellaheen, 28.

Luxor, 230 et seq.; 306.
First Cataract, 9, 293, 304.
Flies, 208.

Mamelukes, 39.

Mastaba tombs, 99-101, 163–64.
Gamal ed-din, house of, 62. Medinat-Habû, 274.
Gebel el-Tayr, 202.

Memnon, colossi of, 275.
Ghezireh, 68.

Memphis, 125, 155-56, 160.
Ghizeh, 136-54.

Menes, 123, 125, 313.

Mohammed Ali, street of, 37;
Hatasu, Queen, 4, 129–30, 194; mosque of, 39, 41-43.

temple of, 254, 264-68. Mokhattam hills, 63, 78-82, 40.
Hathor, 111, 112, 116, 219, 223, Mortuary chapels, 100-02, 152–
301.

53.
Herodotus, 105-06, 148–49. Mosques, of Mohammed Ali, 39,
History, of Ancient Egypt sum- 41-43; Sultan Hassan, 53-56;
marized, 119-35; tabular view, l Kait Bey, 53, 75, 76; Red
123.

Mosque, 57; El Azhar, 59-62.
Horus, 109, 110, 116, 282, 284. Mouski, 37, 45, 46–47. :
Hyksos, 124.

Mummies, 89-91, 94, 105-06.

Museum, of Cairo, 87 et seq.
Ikhnaton (Amenhôtep IV), 129, Mut, 110.
321-22.

Mycerinus, 126, 145–146.
Illahûn, 126.
Incubators, 316-17.

Nile, means of travel on, 10;
Irrigation, 24-25, 203, 220.

floods of, 22–23; peculiarities
Isis, 110, 112-15, 301.

of, 22.

Nile bridge, Cairo, 34, 68-70.
Ka, 94-97, 152, 167-69, 259–60, Nilometer, at Assuan, 293.
269, 273-74.

| Nile steamers, 181.

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