Urbinate Bible (1476-78). The Exodus. The departure of the I
Urbinate Bible (1476-78). The Exodus. The departure of the Israelites from Egypt under the leadership of Moses to free them from slavery. Commissioned by Federico da Montefeltro and scribed by Hugues de Comminellis de Mazieres. Vatican Library.
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
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Dinner time out West
Dinner time out West. American frontiersmen enjoying a well earned break on their travels. The midday dinner is variable as to time, but whatever be the hour it is the most substantial meal of the day and consists usually of smoked meat, loaves of bread, ect.
© Mary Evans / Pharcide
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JAMES RICHARDSON - traveler in North Africa, wearing the Ghadamsee costume in which he passed unnoticed among the indigenous populace. He died of fever exploring Tchad. Date: 1806 - 1851
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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