Eothen - Travel in the East

By Alexander William Kinglake

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A solitary Western traveler in the Middle East in 1834, this is an extraordinary work of travel writing that is more about the author's internal journey than it is about monuments and museums, one that replicates the personal experience of travel and how it changes who we are. Kinglake's intimate, conversational style and his sense of humor and irony lend Eothen-the title A solitary Western traveler in the Middle...

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May 29th 2008 by BiblioLife

(first published 1844)

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English

Quotes From "Eothen - Travel in the East"

"I did not say "alas!" (nobody ever does that I know of, though the word is so frequently written)."

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