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 Historia aethiopica: sive Brevis & succincta descriptio regni Habessinorum, quod vulgò malè Presbyteri Iohannis vocatur
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‘History of Ethiopia, or a brief and concise description of the kingdom of the Abyssinians, commonly, though erroneously, called of Prester John’

Hiob Ludolf

Date: 1681

Original Language: Latin

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Historia aethiopica (in full, Historia aethiopica: sive Brevis & succincta descriptio regni Habessinorum, quod vulgò malè Presbyteri Iohannis vocatur) was the first of a series of major works that Ludolf wrote with specific focus on Christian Ethiopia. Later, he publi…

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Martínez, Andreu, “ Historia aethiopica: sive Brevis & succincta descriptio regni Habessinorum, quod vulgò malè Presbyteri Iohannis vocatur”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26725>



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