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Assemani, Joseph Simonius
Bibliotheca Orientalis Clementino-Vaticana: in qua manuscriptos codices
Rome: Typis Scarae Congregationis de Propaganda Fide, 1719. Bibliotheca Orientalis Clementino-Vaticana: in qua manuscriptos codices This product data sheet is originally written in English. Author: Assemani, Joseph SimoniusFull title: Bibliotheca Orientalis Clementino-Vaticana: in qua manuscriptos codices Syriacos, Arabicos, Persicos, Turcicos, Hebraicos, Samaritanos, Armenicos, Aethiopicos, Graecos, Aegyptaicos, Ibericos, & Malabaricos: jussu et munificentia Clementis XI, pontificus Maximi: in three volumesPublisher: Edition: First EditionBook ID: Comments & Item Features Physical description; three volumes: I-III:part I. Contents; Vol. ; Vol. Summary; First edition of the author's magnum opus, a monumental bio-bibliography of Syriac literature based on the manuscript holdings of the Vatican Library. Assemani was appointed Prefect, devoting most of his life carrying out an extensive plan for editing and publishing the most valuable Syraic, Arabic, Ethiopic, Armenian, Persian, Hebrew and Greek manuscripts kept in the Vatican Library. Besides his various publications on a wide range of Oriental subjects, this work is considered his best achievement. It was supposed to contain twenty volumes, of which six were supposed to cover Oriental languages, for Greek and the last ten other languages, but he was only able to finish three before his death. Subjects; Joseph Simonius Assemanus. Bibliotheca Orientalis. Oriental Manuscripts. Egypt. Syria. Syraic langague. Greek language. Arabic language. Ethiopic language. Armenian language. Persian language. Hebrew Language. Oriental langua … [Click Below for Full Description]
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