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Digitized Primary Resources from the Getty Research Institute

  • Edward Bernard, Inscriptiones Graecae Palmyrenorum : cum scholiis & annotationibus (1698). The Getty Research Institute, 87-B9868
  • Abednego Seller, The Antiquities of Palmyra (London, 1696). The Getty Research Institute, 90-B2629
  • Robert Wood, The ruins of Palmyra, otherwise Tedmor, in the desart (London, 1753). The Getty Research Institute, 85-B25010
  • Louis-François Cassas, Proof plates and archive for Voyage pittoresque de la Syrie, de la Phoénicie, de la Palestine, et de la Basse Egypte (vol. I), 1795–1826. The Getty Research Institute, 840011
  • Louis-François Cassas, Voyage pittoresque de la Syrie, de la Phoénicie, de la Palestine, et de la Basse Egypte, 1799–1800. University of Heidelberg. View in Getty Research Portal™
  • Constantin-François Volney, Voyage en Syrie et en Égypte (Paris, 1807). The Getty Research Institute, 1377-749
  • Charles Greenstreet Addison, Damascus and Palmyra: a Journey to the East. With a Sketch of the State and Prospects of Syria, under Ibrahim Pasha. (2 vol.s) (London, 1838). The Getty Research Institute, 2016-B110
  • Jean Yanoski, Syrie ancienne et moderne, (Paris, 1848). The Getty Research Institute, 2614-629
  • Emily Anne Beaufort Smythe, Viscountess Strangford, Egyptian sepulchres and Syrian shrines: including some stay in the Lebanon, at Palmyra, and in western Turkey (London, 1862). The Getty Research Institute, 3026-718
  • Louis Vignes, Views and panoramas of Beirut and the ruins of Palmyra (1864). The Getty Research Institute, 2015.R.15
  • Louis Vignes, Vues de Phénicie, de Judée, des pays de Moab et de Petra / photographiées par M. Vignes Lieutenant de vaisseau pendant son voyage, en 1864, avec le duc de Luynes de Beyrouth à la mer Rouge et son retour avec M. Lartet de Jérusalem à Damas par la rive gauche du Jourdain (1864). The Getty Research Institute, 2929-130
  • Honoré d'Albert, duc de Luynes, Voyage d'exploration à la mer Morte, à Petra, et sur la rive gauche du Jourdain (Paris, 1874). The Getty Research Institute, 2850-401


Secondary Resources

  • Andreas Kropp and Rubina Raja, eds., The World of Palmyra (Copenhagen: Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, 2016).
  • Thomas Ketelsen, ed., Palmyra Was bleibt? Louis-François Cassas und seine Reise in den Orient (im Graphischen Kabinett) (Köln: Wallraf, das Museum, 2016). View record
  • Rubina Raja and Annette Højen Sørensen, Harald Ingholt and Palmyra (Aarhus, Denmark: Aarhus University, 2015).
  • Nathanael J. Andrade, Syrian Identity in the Greco-Roman World (Cambridge, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2013). View record
  • Kate Culkin, Harriet Hosmer: A Cultural Biography (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2010). View record
  • Yaron Z. Eliav, Elise A. Friedland, and Sharon Herbert, eds., The Sculptural Environment of the Roman Near East (Leuven; Dudley, MA: Peeters, 2008). View record
  • Andrew M. Smith, Identity, Community, and State Formation at Roman Palmyra (College Park: University of Maryland, 2013). View record
  • Ted Kaizer, The Religious Life of Palmyra: A Study of the Social Patterns of Worship in the Roman Period (Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2002). View record
  • Susan E. Alcock, ed., The Early Roman Empire in the East (Oxford, England: Oxbow Books, ca. 1997). View record
  • Gunhild Ploug, Catalogue of the Palmyrene Sculptures, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, 1995). View record
  • Annie Gilet and Uwe Westfehling, Louis-François Cassas, 1756–1827: dessinateur, voyageur im Banne der Sphinx: ein französischer Zeichner reist nach Italien und in den Orient (Mainz am Rhein: P. von Zabern, 1994). View record
  • Richard Stoneman, Palmyra and Its Empire: Zenobia's Revolt against Rome (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1992). View record
  • Jean Starcky and Michał Gawlikowski, Palmyre (Paris: Librarie d’Amérique et d’Orient, 1985). View record
  • Iain Browning, Palmyra (London: Chatto & Windus, 1979). View record
  • Malcolm A. R. Colledge, The Art of Palmyra (Boulder: Westview Press, 1976). View record
  • Kazimierz Michałowski, Palmyra (New York: Praeger Publishers, 1970). View record