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Edgar, C. C. (Campbell Cowan)

Overview
Works: 237 works in 772 publications in 8 languages and 3,970 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Manuscripts  History  Archives  Bibliography‡vCatalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Contributor, Adapter
Classifications: PA3611, 481.7
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Most widely held works by C. C Edgar
Select papyri by Arthur S Hunt( Book )

23 editions published between 1952 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zenon papyri in the University of Michigan collection by C. C Edgar( Book )

23 editions published between 1931 and 1977 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select papyri by Arthur S Hunt( Book )

60 editions published between 1932 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select papyri gives a selection of Greek papyri covering a period from before 300 BCE to the eighth century CE. From such papyri we get much information about administration and social and economic conditions in Egypt, and about native Egyptian, Greek, Roman and Byzantine law, as well as glimpses of ordinary life. Also included are papyri relating to public business of various kinds in Egypt, including affairs in that country first when it was ruled by the Greek Ptolemaic kings, secondly when it was a Roman province. The earliest examples date from the reign of King Ptolemy II Philadelphus and the latest from the government by the Arabs after their conquest of Egypt in 639-641 CE. The papyri found in Egypt and included here have also yielded fragments large and small of ancient literary authors
The Tebtunis papyri by Bernard P Grenfell( Book )

in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select papyri in five volumes by Arthur S Hunt( Book )

70 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents papyri relating to public business of various kinds in Egypt from the middle of the 3rd century BCE to 710 CE, thus including affairs in that country first when it was ruled by the Greek Ptolemaic kings, secondly when it was a Roman province. The earliest examples date from the reign of King Ptolemy II Philadelphus and the latest from the government by the Arabs after their conquest of Egypt in 639–641 CE. The papyri chosen were all sent by persons in office (from king, Roman emperor, or governor downwards) or addressed to them or sent for their information: Codes and Regulations, 6 examples. Edicts and Orders, 26. Public Announcements, 6. Reports of Meetings, 3. Official Acts and Inquiries, 5. Judicial Business, 18. Petitions and Applications, 44. Declarations to Officials, 30. Appointments and Nominations, 7. Tenders and Contracts, 19. Receipts, 26. Orders for Payment, 6. Accounts and Registers or Lists, 12. Letters, 16. Notes on the systems of dating and of money in Egypt as well as a glossary of technical terms are provided. The three-volume Loeb Classical Library edition of Select Papyri also includes a volume of poetry and one of private documents
Select papyri by Arthur S Hunt( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek sculpture by C. C Edgar( Book )

28 editions published between 1903 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek bronzes by C. C Edgar( Book )

21 editions published between 1904 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek vases by C. C Edgar( Book )

24 editions published between 1911 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek moulds by C. C Edgar( Book )

25 editions published between 1903 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graeco-Egyptian coffins, masks and portraits by C. C Edgar( Book )

23 editions published between 1905 and 1977 in English and French and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculptors' studies and unfinished works by C. C Edgar( Book )

21 editions published between 1906 and 1977 in English and French and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graeco-Egyptian glass by C. C Edgar( Book )

17 editions published between 1905 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zenon papyri by C. C Edgar( Book )

in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zenon papyri by C. C Edgar( Book )

15 editions published in 1971 in 7 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select papyri, with an English translation by Arthur S Hunt( Book )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1959 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select papyri by Arthur S Hunt( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1970 in English and Multiple languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zenon papyri by C. C Edgar( Book )

11 editions published between 1931 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select papyri : in four vols. by Arthur S Hunt( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in Greek, Ancient and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zenon papyri by C. C Edgar( Book )

6 editions published between 1926 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Select papyri in five volumes
Alternative Names
Campbell Cowan Edgar British egyptologist (1870-1938)

Campbell Cowan Edgar Brits egyptoloog (1870-1938)

Cowan Edgar, Campbell

Cowan Edgar Campbell 1870-1938

Edgar, C. C.

Edgar, C. C. 1870-1938

Edgar, C. C. (Campbell Cowan), 1870-1938

Edgar, Campbell C. 1870-1938

Edgar, Campbell Cowan

Edgar, Campbell Cowan 1870-1938

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