Jean François Champollion manuscript
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."
- 1824 or later
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1 volume : Includes 4 plates of hieroglyphics. Paper.
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- Guide to the Jean François Champollion Manuscript Collection
- Jean François Champollion manuscript
- Finding aid prepared by alh, 1963. Finding aid encoded by skt, 2006.
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- Finding aid written in English.
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Jean François Champollion manuscript, Department of Special Collections, MS P64, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
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