Abydos

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Abydos

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The correspondence Byron wrote and some of which he received during the tour.

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1810-05-03 to HeDrury the famous swim. An ancient city of Mysia, in Asia Minor, situated at Nara Burnu or Nagara Point on the best harbor on the Asiatic shore of the Hellespont. Across Abydos lies Sestus on the European side, marking one of the narrowest points of the Dardanelles, slightly more than a nautical mile broad. Wiki

Creator

Paul M Curtis

Source

Byron, George Gordon, Lord. Byron’s Letters and Journals. Ed. Leslie A. Marchand. 13 vols. London: John Murray 1973–94.
Peter S Cochran's website: https://petercochran.wordpress.com/byron-2/byron/

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The Byron Online Project: http://byrononlineproject.com

Date

13 April 2014

Contributor

Paul M Curtis

Rights

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 International License.

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David Radcliffe's "Lord Byron and his Times:"
http://www.lordbyron.org/

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English

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English Romanticism, George Gordon, sixth Baron Byron, 1788-1824, 1809-1811

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Paul M Curtis, “Abydos,” ByronOnlineProject, accessed June 26, 2019, http://byrononlineproject.com/items/show/415.

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