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Collection Coptic Orthodox Liturgical Chant and Hymnody

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  • Collection

    Divine liturgy of St. Basil with its hymns

    John E. Gillespie collection of Coptic mass recordings - Coptic liturgy of St. Basil as recorded by the Coptic Institute of Studies in 1967 under the direction of Ragheb Moftah sound recording | 8 sound tape reels: analog, 15 ips, mono.; 10-inch | Congregation Responses: The Institute of Coptic Studies Choir (Performers). Deacon Responses: Sadiq Attallah (Performers). Priests: Father Marcus Girgis of Matai, Father ...

    • Contributor: Girgis, Father Marcus of Matai - Attalah, Sadiq - Gillespie, John E. - Moftah, Ragheb - As-Suryani, Father Shenouda [his Holiness Pope Shenouda Iii] - Father Gregoriuos - Aziz, Father Ibrahim - Institute of Coptic Studies Choir - Coptic Church
    • Date: 1967
  • Book

    Coptic Offices

    Book. 7 ½ x 5 in. ; 200 p. |

    • Contributor: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge - Woolley, Reginald Maxwell - Coptic Church
    • Date: 1930

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  • Book

    The Coptic Morning Service for the Lord's Day

    Book. 8 ¾ x 5 ½ in. ; 186 p. | Translated into English by John, Marquis of Bute. (Source Note). Reprint of the 1908 edition: London: Cope and Fenwick, 1908. (Source Note). One of the first English translations of the Coptic liturgy of St. Basil, and the one that Gillespie and, later, Robertson-Wilson based their work on. (General). Courtesy of AMS Press, Inc. ...

    • Contributor: Ams Press, Inc - Bute, John Crichton-Stuart, Marquess of - Coptic Church
    • Date: 1973

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  • Book

    The Rites of the Coptic Church: The Order of Baptism and The Order of Matrimony According to the Use of the Coptic Church

    Book. 6 x 4 ¼ in.; 80 p. | Translated from Coptic mss by B.T.A. Evetts. (Source Note).

    • Contributor: David Nutt - Evetts, T. A. (basil Thomas Alfred) - Coptic Church
    • Date: 1888

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  • Book

    Map of Egypt

    Map. Sheet: 13 ½ x 8 ½ in. | From Wilkinson, [John] Gardner, Sir, 1797-1875. Modern Egypt and Thebes: being a description of Egypt, including the information required for travellers to that country. 2 vols. London: John Murray, 1843, vol. 1, facing page 1. (Source Note).

    • Contributor: John Murray - J. & C. Walker - Bodichon, Eugène
    • Date: 1843
  • Book

    Modern Sons of the Pharaohs: A Study of the Manners and Customs of the Copts of Egypt

    Book. 8 ½ x 5 ½ in. ; 390 p. | Because this book is tightly bound, the final letters are missing at the end of words in the inside margins on pages at the front and back of the book. (General). See especially Part II, chapters 1 and 2: "The Oriental Christian in his Church," pages 169-182 (page turner pages 195-208); and "The ...

    • Contributor: Hodder and Stoughton - Leeder, S.H. - Leeder, S. H.
    • Date: 1918

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  • Map

    Atlas of Christian sites in Egypt

    Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes gazetteer.

    • Contributor: Meinardus, Otto Friedrich August - Jamʻīyat Al-Āthār Al-Qibṭīyah (egypt) - Institut Français D'archéologie Orientale Du Caire - Société D'archéologie Copte
    • Date: 1962

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  • Audio Recording

    Ragheb Moftah collection of Coptic music recordings - Volume II - Pieces reserved for holidays and other special services VI: Pieces for Holy Week - Pieces for Easter (midnight mass)

    compact disc | 1 compact disc : digital, stereo | These compact discs were copied in 2005 from analog cassettes which the Library of Congress copied in 1992 from the original paper and mylar tapes compiled by Ragheb Moftah. Unlike the cassettes, the compact discs contain the pieces recorded in proper sequence. (Conservation History). Discs 20 of 21 discs. Bar code number: 00220443590. (General). ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Moftah, Ragheb - Al-Batanouni, Mikhail Girgis
    • Date: 2005
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Caire. Intérieur de l'église cophte Ste Serge

    1 photographic print : albumen. | Interior of St. Sergius Coptic Church with panel of icons over lattice iconostasis.

    • Contributor: Maison Bonfils (beirut, Lebanon)
    • Date: 1867
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Caire. Intérieur de l'Église cophte du Sainte Barbara

    1 photographic print : albumen. | Iconostasis of the Coptic Church of St. Barbara, Cairo.

    • Contributor: Maison Bonfils (beirut, Lebanon)
    • Date: 1867
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Eglise cophte du Ste Barbara, intérieur

    1 photographic print : albumen. | Iconostasis in the Coptic Church of Saint Barbara, Cairo.

    • Contributor: Maison Bonfils (beirut, Lebanon)
    • Date: 1867
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    [Carved wood wall and doors, possibly an iconostasis, in the Coptic Church of Saint Barbara, Cairo]

    1 photographic print : albumen.

    • Contributor: Maison Bonfils (beirut, Lebanon)
    • Date: 1867
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Le Caire. Intérieur de la cathédrale cophte

    1 photographic print : albumen. | Interior of a Coptic cathedral with seats, iconostasis, icons, chandelier, and a spiral staircase leading to pulpit.

    • Contributor: Maison Bonfils (beirut, Lebanon)
    • Date: 1867
  • Book

    Oriental Hymn Tunes: Egyptian and Syrian, Collected and Noted

    Book. 8 ¾ x 5 ½ in.; 96 p. | Gairdner offers a brief transcription of secular Coptic tunes as well as Coptic hymns. (General). Courtesy of Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, London. (Copyright Notice).

    • Contributor: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge - Gairdner, W.H.T. (william Henry Temple) - Gairdner, W. H. T. (william Henry Temple)
    • Date: 1930

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  • Notated Music

    Chants Liturgiques des Coptes, notés et mis en ordre par Le Père Louis Badet, S.J. [Première] Partie Office de la Sainte Messe, Chants du Peuple et du Diacre

    vocal score | 12 x 8 ¾ in. ; 72 p. | This is a reprint edition. Originally published in Cairo: Collège de la Sainte-Famille, Petit Séminaire Copte, A.M.D.G., [1899]. (Source Note). Another attempt at transcribing the Coptic liturgy of St. Basil, while correcting the mistakes of his earlier colleague, Jules Blin. (General). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: La Filografica - Badet, Louis - Coptic Church
    • Date: 1936

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  • Notated Music

    Al-Tawqi'at al-Musiqiyah li-Maraddat al-Kanisah al-Murqusiyah (The Musical Notation of the Responses of the Church of Saint Mark)

    vocal score | 9 ½ x 6 ½ in. ; 108 p. | Ghubriyal is the first Egyptian to attempt transcribing Coptic music. (General). Vocal Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by the Government of Sudan and Egypt - Ghubriyal, Kamil Ibrahim - Ghubriyāl, Kāmil Ibrāhīm.
    • Date: 1916

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  • Book

    A Minstrel Friar: The Story of My Life and Work

    Book. 9 x 6 in. ; 118 p. | London agents: W. & G. Foyle, 121-125 Charing Cross Road, W.C.2 (Source Note).

    • Contributor: The New Life Movement - Newlandsmith, Ernest
    • Date: 1927

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  • Audio Recording

    The holy liturgy of St. Basil the great

    sound recording | 6 cassettes : 6 hrs. | Most tracks also found at,_Liturgy_of_St._Basil_in_Coptic_1971.html (Additional Form). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: [institute for Coptic Studies] - Moftah, Ragheb - Attallah, Sadek
    • Date: 1954