ABBELOOS, J. B. " Life and Acts of Mari "  (in " Analecta Bollandiana, Tome IV).

ABBELOOS, J. B., and LAMP,  T. J. The Chronicon Ecclesiasticum of Bar Hebraeus, 3 vols., Syriac and  Latin, Louvain, 1872-77.

ASSEMANI, J. S. Bibliotheca Orientalis,  Vol. III, Part II.

AWGIN, MAR. For the Syriac version of his Life, see  Bedjan, Acta Martyrum, Vol. III, Paris, 1892 (PP.  376-480).

BACHMANN, W. Kirchen and Moschen in Armenien and  Kurdistan, Leipzig, 1913.

BADGER, G. P. The Nestorians and Their  Rituals, 2 vols., London, 1852.

BAR HEBRAEUS, GREGORY ABU'L-FARAJ. Chyonicon Syriacum, 1789, edited and translated by P. J. Bruns and G. G.  Kirsch 2 vols. Syriac and Latin, Leipzig. An edition of this Chronicle was  published by Bedjan at Paris in 1890.


    Chronicon Ecclesiasticum, edited and translated by J. B. Abbeloos and  T. J. Lamy, 3 vols., Syriac and Latin, Louvain, 1872-77.



BAUMSTARK, A. Geschichte der Syrischen  Literatur, Bonn, 1911.

BEDJAN, P. Histoire de Mar Jab-alaha,  Patriarche, et de Rabban Sauma, 2nd ed., Paris, 1895.

    Livre d'Heraclide, Paris, 1910


    "Life of Mar Mari" (in Acta Martyrum, Vol. I, Paris, 1890),


    "Life of Mar Awgin" (in Acta Martyrum, Vol. III, Paris, 1892).


    Kethabha dhe Makhtebhanuth Zabhne, Paris, 1890.

BETHUNE  BAKER, J. F. Nestorius and His Teaching, Cambridge, 1908,

BREHIER,  L. L'Eglise et l'Orient au MoyenAge, Paris, 1921.

BRETSCHNEIDER,  E. Mediaeval Researches from Eastern Asiatic Sources, 2 vols., London,  1910.

BRUNS, P. J., and KIRSCH, G. G. The Chronicon Syriacum of Bar Hebraeus, 2 vols., Syraic and Latin, Leipzig, 1789.

BUDGE, E. A.  WALLIS. The Book of Governors, the Historia Monastica of Thomas, Bishop of  Marga, A.D. 840, 2 vols., London, 1893.

    The Histories of Rabban Hormizd the Persian and Rabban Bar-`Idta, 3  vols., London, 1902.



CHABOT, J. B.Histoire de Mar Jabalaha III et du  moine Rabban Cauma, Paris, 1895.

DRIVER, G. R. The Bazaar of  Heracleides, Oxford, 1925.

DUVAL, R. La Litteratuye Syriaque, Paris, 1899.

ETHERIDGE, J. W. Syrian Churches, London,  1846.

GIBBON, E. History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Smith's edition), Vol. VI, London, 1855 (the sections dealing with  Nestorius and the Nestorians).

GISMONDI, H. Maris, Amri et Slibae de  patriarchis Nestorianorum commentaria, Rome,  1896-99.

HAMMER-PURGSTALL, J. von. Geschichte der Ilchane, Darmstadt [still a very useful book].

HAVRET, G. La stele  chretienne de Si-ngan fou Chang-Hai, 1895. [A volume in the Series Varietes Sinologiques, B.M. Press-mark 15235 C.]


HOFFMAN, G. Auszuge aus Syrischen Akten Persischen Martyrer, Leipzig,, 1880.

HOWORTH, H. H. History of the Mongols, London, 1876--88.



JANIN, R. Les Eglises Orientales, Paris,  1922.

KRUMBACHER, K. Geschichte der Byzantinischen Litteratur (2nd  edition), Munich, 1897.

LABOURT, J. Le christianisme dans L'Empiye  Perse, Paris, 1904.

LE STRANGE, G. Mesopotamia and Persia under  the Mongols in the XIVth Century, London, 1903.

    The Lands of the Eastern Caliphate, Cambridge,1905.


    Baghdad during the Abbasid Caliphate, Oxford, 1900 and Reprint,  1924.

LI UNG BING. Outlines of Chinese History, Shanghai,  1914. [Edited by Professor Whiteside, of Soochow, China.]

LOOFS, F. Nestoyius and His Place in the History of Christian Doctrine, Cambridge,  1924.

LUKE, H. C. Mosul and its Minorities, London,  1925.

MUIR, W. The Caliphate, London, 1891.

MARI, MAR. For  the Syriac version of his Life, see Bedjan, Acta Martyrum, Vol. I, Paris,  (pp. 45-94).

MINGANA, A. The Early Spread of Christianity in Central  Asia and the Far East, Manchester, 1925.



MONTGOMERY, J. A. History of Yaballaha III, New York, 1927. [Contains an English translation of Bedjan's Syriac text from  pp. 3-99.]

MOSHEIM, J. L. von. Institutionum historiae ecclesiasticae  libri IV, 1726. Translated by J. Murdock (Institute of Ecclesiastical  History), and revised by H. L. Hastings, Boston, 1892.

MOURADJA  D'OHSSON. Histoire des Mongols, Amsterdam, 1852

NAU, F. Documents pour servir d l'histoire de l'Eglise nestorienne, Paris, 1913.

    Le Livre d'Heraclide de Damas, Paris, 1920.


PERCY, H. EARL. The Highlands of Asiatic  Turkey, London, 1901.

PERKINS, JUSTUS. A Residence of Eight Years  in Persia, Andover, 1843.

    [In this work there is a full account of the founding of the American  Mission to the Nestorians at Urmiyah and the establishment of the famous  printing press from which so many valuable works in Syriac and Fallaelu have  issued. The debt which Syriac scholars owe to Perkins and his colleagues, W. R.  Stocking, A. L. Holliday, Dr. Grant, E. Breath (the printer), J. L. Merrick,  Lieut.-Col. Stoddard, W. Jones, and B. Labaree, cannot be  estimated.]



PHILLIPS, G. The Doctrine of Addai, London,  I876

POLO, MARCO. The Book of Sey Marco Polo, the Venetian, concerning  the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East. Translated by Henry Yule, 2 vols.,  London, 1875. [Contains much valuable information about Nestorians, and dealings  of the Mongol il-Khans with them.]

PREUSSER, C. Nordmesopotamische  Baudenkmaler, Berlin, 1911.

RAABE, R. Geschichte des Dominos  Mari, Leipzig, 1893.

RICH, J. CLAUDIUS. Narrative of a Residence  in Kurdistan, 2 vols., London, 1836.

RILEY, J. A. L. "Nestorians," in The Encyclopaedia Byitannica, XIth ed., Cambridge, 1911, Vol. XIX, p. 407  f.

SAEKI, P.Y. The Nestorian Monument-in China London, 1916.

    [An important work containing the Chinese text of the famous Stele of  Hsi-an-fu, with an English translation, and notes which are full of valuable  historical criticism.]

SOOTHILL, W. E. China and the West, Oxford,  1925.

SYKES, PERCY. A History of Persia, 2 vols., London, 1921.  [The section dealing with the il-Khans in Vol. II.]



THOMAS, Bishop of Marga, his Historia  Monastica. See BUDGE, Book of Governors.

WERNER, E. T. C. "The  Burial-Place of Genghis Khan" in Journal of the North China Branch of the  Royal Asiatic Society, Vol. 56, 1925.


WIGRAM, W. A. Introduction to the History of the Assyrian  Church, 100-640 London, 1910.

    Our Smallest Ally, London, 1920.


    Assyrian Settlement, London, 1922.

WIGRAM, W. A., and E.  A. Cradle of Mankind, London, 1923.

WILSON, A. T. "Mission of the  Jesuit Fathers in China" (in Bulletin of the School of Oriental Studies,  Vol. IV, Part I).

WRIGHY, W. Syriac Literature, London,  1894.

YULE, H. The Book of Ser Marco Polo, the Venetian, 2 vols.,  London, 1875.

YULE, H. and CORDIER, H. Cathay and the Way Thither, Hakluyt Society, London, 1913-16.

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