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Seyppel, C. M. (Carl Maria), 1847–1913

He-she-it : Egyptian court chronicle B.C. 1302 : a veracious and truthful version preserved and transcribed for general use by the peerless poet laureate of his late majesty Rampsinnet III ... / designed by C.M. Seyppel.

Additional Title(s):

Egyptian court chronicle

Er-sie-es. English

[London] : [Elliot Stock], [1884]
Düsseldorf : F. Rangette & Söhne
Physical Description:
[2], 42 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC1509 .S49 1884+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Seyppel used a method of his own design to create books resembling much-used artefacts, with the appearance of old and decayed paper, faux foxing, water staining, chipping, and mildewing. The present edition is printed on thick paper imitating in color and appearance a damaged papyrus.
The publisher's name appears on the front cover as: "Toyle Kots" [i.e. Elliot Stock].
Translation of: Er-sie-es.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original brown hessian sackcloth, with wax seal mounted on upper cover.
Subject Terms:
Caricatures and cartoons -- Germany.
Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B. C. -- Fiction.
German wit and humor, Pictorial.
German wit and humor, Pictorial.
Lithographs -- 1884.
Stock, Elliot, publisher.

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