On the History of the Library of Mäqdäla: New Findings

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Ancel, Stéphane; Nosnitsin, Denis;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.17.1.859
  • Subject: Ethiopian and Eritrean Studies | Ethio-SPaRe; Mäqdäla; Maqdala; manuscripts; Napier | ddc:960 | ddc:900 | ddc:090

It has been known that only a part of the parchment manuscripts of Mäqdäla library seized by British expeditionary force in 1868 entered European collections. Many of those manuscripts stayed in Ethiopia but not much was known about them. New information on these manusc... View more