Bishop Percy"s notes on A Voyage to Abyssinia by Peter Beal

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Published by Printed for the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society by W. S. Maney in Leeds .

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  • Ethiopia

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  • Lobo, Jerónimo, 1596?-1678.,
  • Percy, Thomas, 1729-1811 -- Knowledge -- History.,
  • Ethiopia -- Historiography.

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Statementby Peter Beal.
SeriesProceedings of the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society, Literary and Historical Section ;, v. 16, pt. 3, Proceedings of the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society, Literary and Historical Section ;, vol. 16, pt. 3.
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LC ClassificationsAS122 .L262 vol. 16, pt. 3, DT376 .L262 vol. 16, pt. 3
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 39-49 ;
Number of Pages49
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Open LibraryOL4953026M
LC Control Number76381251

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Notes. Map "copied from the original published by. Other articles where A Voyage to Abyssinia is discussed: Samuel Johnson: Early life: the Portuguese Jesuit Jerome Lobo’s A Voyage to Abyssinia, an account of a Jesuit missionary expedition.

Published inthis work shows signs of the mature Johnson, such as his praise of Lobo, in the preface, for not attempting to present marvels: “He meets with no basilisks that destroy with.

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by Henry Morley, trans. by Samuel Johnson (Gutenberg text); A voyage to Abyssinia, (London, Elliot and Kay; [etc., etc.], ), by Jerónimo Lobo, Samuel Johnson, and Joachim Le Grand (page images at HathiTrust) A voyage to Abyssinia, and travels into the interior of that country, executed under the orders of the British government, in the years.

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and declared, that "I had done an act which would for ever be recorded in their books; as the baptism of the boy most clearly proved, that the English were not "Franks" (alluding to the conduct of the Jesuits about baptism,) but that we adhered to the pure religion of the Apostles." producing very.

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Twenty Four Views in St. Helena, the Cape, India, Ceylon, the Red Sea, Abyssinia and Egypt, from Drawings by H. Salt [With Descriptions to Illustrate the Voyages and Travels of George Annesley, Earl of Mountmorris]. (Paperback) by George Annesley, Henry Salt and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Abyssinia answers to the Upper, or Eastern, Ethiopia of the ancients, and comprises four provinces: Tigré, Amhara, Goggiam, and Shoa, four small kingdoms entrusted to as many Ras, or Negus, whence the title, negus-se-néghest, i.e., "King of Kings", assumed by the emperor of Abyssinia.

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The largest of these are the kudoo, (agayen, T.) found also in the interior of the Cape;—the harte-beest, (wée'l, T. bohur A.) the spring-bok, (sassa, T.) and another very small species, little bigger than a hare, found commonly also at the Cape and Mosambique, called in Tigré "madoqua.".

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Books dealing with missionary enterprise are—Journal of a Three Years’ Residence in Abyssinia, by Bishop Samuel Gobat (London, ); J. L. Krapf, Travels, Researches and Missionary Labours during an 18 years’ residence in Eastern Africa (London, ); Cardinal G.

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