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AUTHOR DOROTHY SEYLER TALKS ABOUT "THE OBELISK AND THE ENGLISHMAN"

Event Type: Author Night
Date: 11/16/2017
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 Dorothy U. Seyler discusses her book, "The Obleisk and the Englishman", about William John Bankes (1786-1855)who was a pioneer in the study of ancient Egypt. This engaging story is full of detail about the beginnings of Egyptology, Regency England, and an interesting individual. Dorothy U. Seyler is Professor Emeritus of English at Northern Virginia Community College
Library: Burke Branch Library