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20 Artistic Views of Port Said to Suez through the Canal. by  Stylianos Coutsicos - Paperback - First Edition - 1900 - from mytomes and Biblio.co.uk

20 Artistic Views of Port Said to Suez through the Canal.

by Coutsicos, Stylianos

Condition: Very Good/no D/J


20 Artistic Views of Port Said to Suez through the Canal. Coutsicos, Stylianos. Full set of vintage postcards of Egypt.

20 Artistic Views of Port Said to Suez through the Canal, including with numbers

statue of Ferdinand de Lesseps 360,

The Quay 361,

Port Said 362,

statue of De Lessips 363,

the entrance to the canal and offices to the company 364,

the Street of Francis-Joseph 365

views of the harbour 369,

street of the Commerce 370,

view of the Canal 371,

Kantara Village 372,

general view of Port Tewfiek 374,

the Flood gate at Ismailia 375,

the curve of El-Guersh 376,

a dredging machine also numbered 376,

The Fountain of Moses 377,

Tussun Curve 378,

view of the town during high water 379,

the docks 380,

Chantier No 6 381,

the North Light-house 382,

These sepia postcards are in a full set of 20 cards most with original paper tissue wraps, in a rare original packet as seen in the photo. All unused. Perfect condition. Rarely to be found in a set together.

This is Series 15 by the photographer Stylianos Coutsicos. Produced in Cairo in about 1900. They have to be seen to appreciate the beauty of this great wonder of the World. Pictures of individual cards can be sent on request to interested parties.

A set of similar postcards is to be found in the collection of Stanford Library, Colonial Africa: Postcard Collection, 1880-1980.

They measure 15 x 7 cm and weigh 60 grams.

Of great value to collectors of things Egyptian.


  • Bookseller: mytomes GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: biblio30
  • Title: 20 Artistic Views of Port Said to Suez through the Canal.
  • Author: Coutsicos, Stylianos
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: no D/J
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Coutsicos, Stylianos
  • Place: Cairo
  • Date published: 1900
  • Keywords: Egypt, postcards
  • Bookseller catalogs: travel;
  • Subjects: TRAVEL / Middle East / Egypt;


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