Egypt’s princes. A narrative of missionary labor in the valley of the Nile
Date: 1864 Original Language: English
Egypt’s princes, a work of 426 pages, takes its title from Psalm 68:31, which Lansing cites from the King James Version, ‘Princes shall come out of Egypt; Ethiopia shall soon stretch out her hands unto God’. For Lansing, ‘princes’ refers to the many in Egypt ‘who in noble friendship and generous hospitality, and earnest adherence to truth, are indeed princes’ (1865 edi…
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Shelley, Michael T.,
“ Egypt’s princes. A narrative of missionary labor in the valley of the Nile”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 20 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28509>