Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 May 2015

112 Pages | 200 varnished duotone

10 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9789774166532

Bookseller Code (03)

Paris along the Nile

Architecture in Cairo from the Belle Epoque

Cynthia Myntti

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • 200 superb black-and-white photographs of the beautiful buildings and architectural details of Egypt's Belle Epoque.
  • A window on a period of incredible extravagance during which Khedive Ismail's Cairo became the mirror image of decadent Paris.
  • Photographs accompanied by street address, and, where known, architect, date of construction, and first owner of the building.

New to this Edition:

  • New cover.