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Report of the Committee appointed by the Philomathean Society of the University of Pennsylvania to translate the inscription on the Rosetta stone.

Author/Creator:
Pennsylvania. University. Philomathean Society.
Publication:
[Philadelphia : s.n., 1857]
Format/Description:
Book
136 [i. e. 145] [24] p. : col. illus., col. plates. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Philomathean Society (University of Pennsylvania)
Rosetta stone.
Language:
Includes hieroglyphic text, and English translations of the Rosetta stone's hieroglyphic, demotic, and Greek texts; the appendix includes the Greek text and a facsimile of the demotic text.
Notes:
Col. engr. title page.
Pref. dated June 1857 and signed by the Committee: Chas. R. Hale, S. Huntington Jones, Henry Morton.
Facsim. reproduction of ms. with decorative borders, many col.
Pages 113-128 repeated in numbering.
Library copy imperfect: lacks p. 73-80 and 2 of the 6 plates.
Contributor:
Philomathean Society (University of Pennsylvania).
John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC:
249235187
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