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Title The Queen of Sheba and her only son Menyelek (I) : being the 'Book of the glory of kings' (Kebra nagast) a work which is alike the traditional history of the establishment of the religion of the Hebrews in Ethiopia, and the patent of sovereignty which is now universally accepted in Abyssinia as the symbol of the divine authority to rule which the kings of the Solomonic line claimed to have received through their descent from the house of David / translated from the Ethiopic by Sir E. A. Wallis Budge ... with thirty-two plates.

Published London : Oxford university press, H. Milford, 1932.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  892.8 KEBR    AVAILABLE
Uniform title Kebra nagast. English.
Edition 2nd. ed.
Physical description xcvi, 243 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 32 leaves of plates : illustrations, (including facsimile) ; 20 cm
Notes "First edition, February 1922 ... Second edition, September, 1932."
Translated from Bezold's edition of the Ethiopic text, entitled: "Kebra nagast. Die herrlichkeit der könige", Abhandlungen der K. Bayerischen akademie, bd. XXIII, abth. 1, Munich, 1909 (bd. 77 of the Denkschriften) cf. Introd., p. xxxvi-xxxvii.
Other author Budge, E. A. Wallis (Ernest Alfred Wallis), Sir, 1857-1934, editor, translator.
Subject Sheba, Queen of.
Solomon, King of Israel.
Ark of the Covenant.
Ethiopia -- Kings and rulers.
Middle East -- Kings and rulers.