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Author Budge, E. A. Wallis (Ernest Alfred Wallis), Sir, 1857-1934, editor.

Title The lives of Mabâ' Sĕyôn and Gabra Krĕstôs. The Ethiopic texts ed. with an English translation and a chapter on the illustrations of Ethiopic mss. / by E.A. Wallis Budge. With ninety-two coloured plates and thirty-three illustrations.

Published London : W. Griggs, 1898.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/BX f  892.8 M112  v.1    NOT FOR LOAN
 UniM Bail SpC/BX f  892.8 M112  v.2    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 2 volumes : illustrations, 93 plates (92 colour, 1 double) ; 32 cm.
Series Lady Meux manuscript ; no. 1.
Lady Meux manuscript ; no. 1.
Notes "Three hundred copies only, printed for private circulation."
Numbered leaves printed on one side only.
Local note "These copies of Lady Meux manuscript no.1 were presented to the University Library in October 1932 by Mrs Alec Twigg, Pasley, Domain Road, South Yarra. Mrs Twigg, who has been a great traveller, was a friend of Sir Ernest Budge. He presented the works to her unbound and Mrs Twigg herself had them bound in Melbourne" -- accompanying documentation. This documentation includes letters between Mrs Twigg and the University Librarian, as well as an article from The Evening News of October 14 1929 which is about Sir Ernest Budge, and in particular about the origin of the present work.
Subject Mabâ' Seyôn, Saint.
Gabra Krestos, Saint.
Manuscripts, Ethiopic.
Saints -- Ethiopia.
Local author Twigg, Alec, Mrs. Donor.
Local donor Twigg, Alec, Mrs. Former owner.