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The Edwin Smith surgical papyrus : published in facsimile and hieroglyphic transliteration with translation and commentary in two volumes / by James Henry Breasted.

  • Breasted, James Henry, 1865-1935.
Date
1930
  • Books

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Publication/Creation

Chicago, Ill. : The University of Chicago Press, 1930.

Physical description

2 volumes : illustrations, facsimiles ; 31 cm (Vol. 1) and 41 cm. (Vol. 2)

Notes

The papyrus is named after Edwin Smith, who purchased the document in January 1862 during his stay at Thebes. After his death in 1906 it was presented to the New York Historical Society. cf. General introduction
Errata slip inserted between p. 596 and plate I of v. 1
Copy 1 Vol. 1 Supplier/Donor: RAMC
Copy 1 Vol. 2 Supplier/Donor: RAMC

Bibliographic information

"List of abbreviated book titles": v. 1, p. [592]

Contents

Vol. 1. Hieroglyphic transliterations, translation and commentary.--Vol. 2. Facsimile plates and line for line hieroglyphic transliteration.

References note

GM 4850
GM 5547

Languages

  • English
  • Egyptian


Holdings

  • Complete set

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