Moslem Builders of Cairo, R L Devonshire
Devonshire, R L
Soft cover, 144 page book with Hawke's Bay Museum stamp on front cover, inside cover and first page. Inside cover also has a Hawke's Bay Art Society bookplate. Published by R Schindler (Cairo). Handwritten message on first page reads: For Captain L D Bestall. April 1943. Henriette Devonshire. Provides a brief history of Islam in Egypt, and the main building projects under significant rulers from circa 905 - circa 1635. The book finishes with 8 pages of plates and an index.