The Prince and the Plunder

A book on how Britain took one boy and piles of treasures from Ethiopia

Kerlos with extracts and homilies (OR 748)

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What: An 18th century manuscript of the Kerlos, including ‘To the emperor Theodosius de recta fide’; and to the Queens; The dialogue ‘Quod Christus sit unus’; Various homilies and extracts, in a later hand, of Cyril, Severus of Synnada. “Imperfect.”

Where: The British Library, 96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB

Provenance: Listed as part of the “Magdala collection” in William Wright’s Catalogue of the Ethiopic manuscripts in the British Museum acquired since the year 1847

Does not appear in British Library’s online catalogue or list of digitised manuscript

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