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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-00553
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  different dimensions
Extent:  3 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  German
Place:  Cairo
Date:  1871-07-16
Short summary:  Sends this letter with his brother, who also brings some Egyptian antiquities. Wants prof. Ritschl's judgement on Greek MS. of Aischylos' Persae. Comments on the many textual variants of the Egyptian Book of the Dead.
Person:  Brugsch, Heinrich, 1827 (Berlin)-1894 (Berlin), Professor, Egyptologist, author
Person:  Ebers, Georg Moritz, 1837-1898, Egyptologist, addressee
Person:  Brugsch, Alexander, 1848?-1894, Physician, Ophthalmologist, person referred to
Person:  Brugsch, Emil, 1842-1930 (Nice), Egyptologist, person referred to
Person:  Ritschl, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1806 (Grossvargula b. Erfurt)-1876 (Leipzig), Classical scholar, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Simonides, Konstantinos, 1820-1867, Forger, person referred to
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  note/-s
Extent:  3a
Language:  German
Place:  Cairo
Date:  1871-07-16
Short summary:  Note on envelope, describing Greek parchment MS. of Aischylus' Persae. Contained transcription of the MS., made by the brothers Brugsch.
Person:  Brugsch, Heinrich, 1827 (Berlin)-1894 (Berlin), Professor, Egyptologist, author
Person:  Brugsch, Emil, 1842-1930 (Nice), Egyptologist, person referred to
Subject:  Philology
COMMENTS
Comments:  End of the letter proper missing. Addressee not mentioned; Cf. F. Ritschl, "Aeschylus' Perser in Aegypten : ein neues Simonideum", in Rheinisches Museum für Philologie, N.F. 27 (1872), pp. 114-126.
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