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Popular stories of ancient Egypt

by Gaston Maspero

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s Sons, H. Grevel & co. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Egyptian fiction -- Translations into English.,
  • English fiction -- Translations from Egyptian.,
  • Folklore -- Egypt.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sir G. Maspero ... Translated by Mrs. C. H. W. Johns (A.S. Griffith) from the 4th French ed. Rev. by Gaston Maspero
    ContributionsJohns, Agnes Sophia Griffith, 1859-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxxv, 316 p.
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24155384M
    OCLC/WorldCa5696112

    List of ancient texts Bronze Age See also: Sumerian literature, Akkadian literature, Ancient Egyptian literature, Hittite texts, Tamil literature Early Bronze Age: 3rd millennium BCE (approximate dates shown).The earliest written literature dates from about BCE (classical Sumerian). The earliest literary author known by name is Enheduanna, a Sumerian priestess and public figure dating to. Through engaging narration and colorful illustrations, Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt helps children explore the rich mythologies about the ancient Egyptian gods and legends of the many cultures of the peoples of Egypt. World Book's series Famous Myths and Legends of the World collects many famous stories from around the world. The stories Brand: World Book.

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    Sep 26,  · Although marriages in ancient Egypt were arranged for communal stability and personal advancement, there is ample evidence that romantic love was as important to the people as it is to those in the present day. Romantic love was a popular theme for poetry, especially in the period of the New Kingdom ( BCE) when a number of works appear praising the virtues of one's lover or helpyouantibiotic.top: Joshua J. Mark. Aug 23,  · Ancient Egyptian works to be published together in English for first time Part of a panel from a version of the Book of the Dead. Photograph: Dalya Alberge those from ancient Egypt have Author: Dalya Alberge.


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The book compiles fascinating information about the Egyptians with supporting historical facts. It covers some of the earliest masterpieces of art and architecture, and literature.

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