From Bosra a glass bottles of a peculiar shape, out of which the Abyssinians drink their mead ; and tobacco for smoking or making snuff. To throw some further light on the character and value of this foreign trade of Abyssinia, it ought to be mentioned that in ... The price of this transport is fixed by the Shohos of Taranta, and the camel-owners of Arkiko, at their pleasure a their ... Every caravan must take a couple of Shoho guides, both going and return ing, who receive a dollar each.
|Title||:||The Edinburgh Review|
|Author||:||Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox|