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Jean François Champollion manuscript

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS P64

Overview

Volume regarding alphabet of phonetic hieroglyphs, written by the French scholar and philologist who deciphered Egyptian hieroglyphs in the early 1820s. Apparently a copy of a printed book. "Lettera a Dacier…relative all’alfabeto del geroglifici fonetici…da Champollion il giovane a Parigi Presso Firmino Didot…1822, prima traduzione Italiana di C. Vandoni 1824."

Dates

  • 1824 or later

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

1 volume : Includes 4 plates of hieroglyphics. Paper.

Physical Location

MS P64

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Rosenthal
Title
Guide to the Jean François Champollion Manuscript Collection
Subtitle
Jean François Champollion manuscript
Author
Finding aid prepared by alh, 1963. Finding aid encoded by skt, 2006.
Date
2006
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in<language encodinganalog="language">English.</language>
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/8498293559
Preferred citation
Jean François Champollion manuscript, Department of Special Collections, MS P64, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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