Presentation on theme: "Whos who in the Jesuit collection? A quest for identity 33rd annual EASL conference Leiden, 4-6 September 2013 Marc Gilbert"— Presentation transcript:
Whos who in the Jesuit collection? A quest for identity 33rd annual EASL conference Leiden, 4-6 September 2013 Marc Gilbert firstname.lastname@example.org
12 000 Chinese documents from the Jesuit collection
A collection consigned in 1998 by the Society of Jesus
A rich and diversified collection 800 manuscripts (old and new) 200 incunabula, among which a part of the famous Gutenberg Bible 3 000 magazines 100 000 engravings and religious images 12 000 Chinese documents
Some useful websites Ricci roundtable / Biographies http://ricci.rt.usfca.edu/biography/index.aspx Catalogue des manuscrits, Centre Sèvre http://www.centresevres.com/upload/file/Catalogue_de s_manuscrits.pdf Archives of the Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong http://archives.catholic.org.hk Google books (Biblical Translation in Chinese and Greek or Reference Guide to Christian Missionary Societies in China) http://books.google.com etc.
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