Wilson, Blakely

Diaries of Blakely Wilson - An American Traveler in Europe, Egypt, and the Holy Land, 1874-1876
1998 0-7734-8238-5
Fascinating and articulate account of Wilson's travels, which included lengthy stays in Rome and Naples, extensive trips up the Nile, and a visit to Jerusalem. Includes an extensive introduction and appended notes that ground his experiences in the broader historical, cultural and social context of the era.