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The sacred city of the Ethiopians; being a record of travel and research in Abyssinia in 1893, by J. Theodore Bent ... With a chapter by Prof. H. D. Müller, On the inscriptions from Yeha and Aksum, and an appendix On the morphological character of the Abyssinians, by J. G. Garson ...

Other records:
Author/Creator:
Bent, J. Theodore (James Theodore), 1852-1897.
Publication:
London and New York, Longmans, Green, and co., 1893.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 309 p. illus., plates, fold.map, fold.facsims. 23 cm.
Subjects:
Inscriptions -- Ethiopia.
Ethiopia -- Description and travel.
Āksum (Ethiopia)
Yeha (Ethiopia)
Form/Genre:
Gold tooled bindings (Binding) -- 1893.
Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding) -- 1893.
Contents:
Arrival in Ethiopia
Stay at Asmara
Expedition to the monastery of Bizen
Journey northwards
On the road to Adoua
The Portuguese episode
Stay at adoua
Expedition to Yeha and its archæological results
The sacred city of the Ethiopians
On the antiquities of Aksum
On the return journey
The ruined cities near the coast
Inscriptions from Yeha and Aksum, by Dr. David Heinrich Müller
Appendix: on the morphological characters of the Abyssinians, by J. G. Garson
Index.
Notes:
Contains index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Bound in dark red cloth with image of man on horse in gold on front cover. Text in gold on spine.
Athenaeum copy: Livezey Fund bookplate.
Athenaeum copy: Stamped on title page: "Received Feb 12 1894."
Contributor:
Müller, David Heinrich, 1846-1912.
Garson, J. G. (John George)
OCLC:
3142665
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