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The Resource The life and exploits of Alexander the Great; : being a series of Ethiopic texts edited from manuscripts in the British Museum and the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, with an English translation and notes,, by E. A. Wallis Budge

The life and exploits of Alexander the Great; : being a series of Ethiopic texts edited from manuscripts in the British Museum and the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, with an English translation and notes,, by E. A. Wallis Budge

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The life and exploits of Alexander the Great; : being a series of Ethiopic texts edited from manuscripts in the British Museum and the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, with an English translation and notes,
Title
The life and exploits of Alexander the Great;
Title remainder
being a series of Ethiopic texts edited from manuscripts in the British Museum and the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, with an English translation and notes,
Statement of responsibility
by E. A. Wallis Budge
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • engeth
  • eng
Cataloging source
BCT
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ9099
LC item number
.A6
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The life and exploits of Alexander the Great; : being a series of Ethiopic texts edited from manuscripts in the British Museum and the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, with an English translation and notes,, by E. A. Wallis Budge
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 1: "The Ethiopic text, introduction, etc."; vol. 2: "The English translation"
  • "Two hundred and fifty copies only printed for private circulation."
Contents
Introduction: The Ethiopic manuscripts containing histories of Alexander. The origin and travels of the Alexander story.--The Ethiopic version of the Pseudo-Callisthenes.--The history of Alexander by Al-Makîn.--The history of Alexander by Abû Shâker.--The history of Alexander by Joseph Ben-Gorion.--An anonymous history of the death of Alexander.--A Christian romance of Alexander the Great.--The history of the blessed men who lived in the days of Jeremiah the prophet.--Appendix: The prophecy of Daniel concerning Alexander's kingdom. I Maccabees I, 1-6. Extract from the chronicle of John Mudabbar
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Half green-dyed leather, green satin over boards. Transferred from YRL stacks, 2004.
Other physical details
facsims., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01290205
  • ucoclc1290205
Label
The life and exploits of Alexander the Great; : being a series of Ethiopic texts edited from manuscripts in the British Museum and the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, with an English translation and notes,, by E. A. Wallis Budge
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 1: "The Ethiopic text, introduction, etc."; vol. 2: "The English translation"
  • "Two hundred and fifty copies only printed for private circulation."
Contents
Introduction: The Ethiopic manuscripts containing histories of Alexander. The origin and travels of the Alexander story.--The Ethiopic version of the Pseudo-Callisthenes.--The history of Alexander by Al-Makîn.--The history of Alexander by Abû Shâker.--The history of Alexander by Joseph Ben-Gorion.--An anonymous history of the death of Alexander.--A Christian romance of Alexander the Great.--The history of the blessed men who lived in the days of Jeremiah the prophet.--Appendix: The prophecy of Daniel concerning Alexander's kingdom. I Maccabees I, 1-6. Extract from the chronicle of John Mudabbar
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
2 v.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Half green-dyed leather, green satin over boards. Transferred from YRL stacks, 2004.
Other physical details
facsims., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01290205
  • ucoclc1290205

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