Help-book for travellers to the East by Jabez BurnsHelp-book for travellers to the East by Jabez Burns

Help-book for travellers to the East

byJabez Burns

Paperback | February 4, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1870. Excerpt: ... Constantinople every alternate Saturday. Rate of postage, 4 piastres per J-oz. for England. "Letters arrive from England on every alternate Monday; from Beyrout and Constantinople every alternate Sunday. RAINFALL AT JERUSALEM DURING THE SEASONS 1867-8. No. of days on 1867. which rain fell. Inches. November 4 2-240 December 10 6 975 1868. January 9 3-565 February 18 10-925 March 7 3-285 April 13!-928 May 1-I4o June 1-060 Total 63 29-118 THOMAS CHAPLIN, M.D." HOTELS, &c., IN JERUSALEM. There are two respectable and well-conducted Hotels: The "Damascus Hotel," kept by G. Thiel, and situated near the Holy Sepulchre and the Consulates of France and Northern Germany. Magnificent view of the Mosque of Omar and Mount Olivet. "Mediterranean Hotel," Mont Acra. Good view of the Mosque; near to the English, French, Austrian and Prussian consulates; to the left of the Austrian Hospital and the Governor''s residence, near the Damascus Gate. M. Hornstein, proprietor (late C. Hauser.) At Mr. N. Bergheim''s, Christian Street, near the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the traveller will find a depot of books, views, cartes-de-visite, clothing, provisions, &c; and F here European letters may be received and posted. Mr. B. is distinguished for his courtesy and kind attention to strangers. He is also a forwarding agent to all parts of the world. The British Consul, C. Moore, Esq., is a gentleman of distinguished ability, and ever most cheerfully at the service of his countrymen. Dragoman contracts, or difficulties, may be safely submitted to Mr. Moore, who, alike by his urbanity and promptness, has won the grateful remembrance of many travellers. Good useful Christian guides may be obtained by applying to Mr. Bergheim, or to any of the Protestant clergymen at Christ''s Church. From...
Title:Help-book for travellers to the EastFormat:PaperbackDimensions:70 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217481965

ISBN - 13:9780217481960