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Athanasii Kircheri è Societ. Jesu, Sphinx mystagoga : sive Diatribe hieroglyphica qua mumiae, ex Memphiticis Pyramidum adytis erutae, & non ita pridem in Galliam transmissae, juxta veterum Hieromystarum mentem, intentionemque, plena fide & exacta exhibetur interpretatio : ad inclytos, abstrusiorumque cognitionum peritia instructissimos Galliae philologos directa.

Athanasii Kircheri è Societ. Jesu, Sphinx mystagoga : sive Diatribe hieroglyphica qua mumiae, ex Memphiticis Pyramidum adytis erutae, & non ita pridem in Galliam transmissae, juxta veterum Hieromystarum mentem, intentionemque, plena fide & exacta exhibetur interpretatio : ad inclytos, abstrusiorumque cognitionum peritia instructissimos Galliae philologos directa.

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[Sphinx mystagoga]
Creator: Kircher, Athanasius, 1602-1680 Ussé, Cht̂eau d'
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Date: anno MDCLXXVI.
Publisher: ex officina Janssonio-Waesbergiana,
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Printer's device on the title page with motto: Vivitur ingenio.
Interpretation of the hieroglyphics traced on two "enveloppes de momies" brought from Egypt and preserved at the Château d'Ussé in Touraine. Another edition (with imprint : Romæ, ex typographia Vitalis Mascardi) published in the same year. cf. A. de Backer, Bibliothèque des écrivains de la Compagnie de Jésus, 1853, 1. sér., p. 431.
Signatures: +-++4A-K4 (K4 blank).
Bound with his Turris Babel ... Amstelodami, M DC LXXIX.
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8 p.l., 72, [6] p. : illus., 5 pl. (3 fold.) ; 38 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Peabody Museum Egyptomania
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Object ID: 10267687
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