Tannhäuser. Elizabeth, the Landgravine. ELIZABETH is kneeling at the shrine in prayer for Tannhäuser, when she hears the chorus of the band of returning pilgrims, of whom he was one.
Resident of Lile Loo-choo, Ryukyu islands, Nansei Islands Asia in 1840. Habitant de l`Île Lou-Tchou. Asie.
MAC DHUBHICH, OR MAC DUFFS. THIS surname is one of the most ancient in Scotland, and the chief was among the first of those nobles who became distinguished by the Saxon title of Earl.
Dromedaries Halting in the Desert 1848 The Oriental Album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile by James Augustus St. John (1801-1875). Painting by Emile… Read More
Kafila with a Camel Bearing a Hodesh. (A caravan of camels has pitched their camp in an oasis) The Oriental Album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of… Read More
Nejdi Horse, Arabia Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile. by James Augustus St. John (1801-1875). Painting by Emile Prisse d’Avennes. Dedicated to the artist’s… Read More
A Berber Playing the Kissar A Berber Playing the Kissar to Women of the Same Tribe. Egyptian Costumes and scenery in 1845 Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the… Read More
Raonuil, or Mac Donalds of Clan Ranald. THIS branch of Clan Donald anciently held extensive insular possessions and other territories.
The principal branch has long resided in Inverness-shire, and the chief was designated, from his property, Duu-mac-glas, the fort of the grey man’s son.
Scottish Clann Siosal, or the Chisholms. Displaying Their Dress, Arms, Tartans, Armorial Insignia. History of the Chisholms, with genealogies of the principal families of the name.