A trip to Egypt

Yesterday night  I gave a talk to the John Rylands Library for the Manchester Histories Festival on the papyri collection. I showed for the first time to the public some pictures of Enriqueta Rylands on a trip to Egypt that the Library received by the heirs of her doctor, who was travelling with her. I find the images fantastic, here the one of the group from a distance visiting the pyramids…more on show next July!

2 thoughts on “A trip to Egypt

  1. There is no one like Enriqueta Rylands! Her ability to travel among different worlds, re-inventing herself as she goes, should be a lesson to us all…

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