BOOK OF GOVERNORS: THE HISTORIA MONASTICA OF THOMAS BISHOP OF MARGA A. D. 840. Edited from Syriac Manuscripts in the British Museum and Other Libraries (Volume 1 -- the Syriac Text, Introduction Etc. : Boy Them to -- the English Translation) Complete in Two Volumes

By: Wallis Budge (1857-1934)

Price: $375.95

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Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Syria; Religion; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; CCV, 409:732 pages; This scarce set is a printing and translation of the "Historia Monastica of Thomas Bishop of Marga, A. D. 840." Edited from Syriac Manuscripts in the British Museum and Other Libraries (Volume 1 -- the Syriac Text, Introduction Etc. : Boy Them to -- the English Translation) Complete in Two Volumes The original work is a Syrian text written by Thomas of Marga, concerning the history of the Eastern Christian church. Vol. I reproduces the original Syriac text, and vol. II comprises Budge's English translation. The work is illustrated with a folded frontispiece map. The books show some external wear with clear tape to the spine of vol. II. The bindings have some play and the pages are generally clean with usual library markings. This scarce old work was deaccessioned from Ambassador College Library archaeology department.

Title: BOOK OF GOVERNORS: THE HISTORIA MONASTICA OF THOMAS BISHOP OF MARGA A. D. 840. Edited from Syriac Manuscripts in the British Museum and Other Libraries (Volume 1 -- the Syriac Text, Introduction Etc. : Boy Them to -- the English Translation) Complete in Two Volumes

Author Name: Wallis Budge (1857-1934)

Categories: Archaeology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London England, Paul, Trench, Trubner: 1893

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 23033