Some account of the suez canal, in a letter to the president. By J. F. Bateman, Esq., F. R. S

@article{BatemanSomeAO,
  title={Some account of the suez canal, in a letter to the president. By J. F. Bateman, Esq., F. R. S},
  author={J. Bateman},
  journal={Proceedings of the Royal Society of London},
  volume={18},
  pages={132 - 144}
}
  • J. Bateman
  • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London
My dear Sir Edward,—On my return from the opening of the Suez Canal, where, by your kind selection, I had the honour of representing the Royal Society as the guest of the Viceroy, I think it incumbent on me to give a short account of my journey and my impressions of the great and important undertaking which was so magnificently inaugurated. Nothing could exceed the splendid hospitality of the Viceroy, who had in every possible way provided for the accommodation and the comfort of his guests… Expand