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  • Das Krokodil und der Pharaoby Constanze Holler

    Philipp von Zabern Verlag 2014; US$ 22.87

    Constanze Holler versammelt in ihrem Band die schönsten und überraschendsten Geschichten aus dem Land der Pyramiden und Pharaonen. Es ist eine literarische Reise durch die Zeit, hin zu den Anfängen der Literatur. more...

  • Ancient Egyptian Literatureby Adolf Erman

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    This book is an impressive collection of some of the earliest literature still extant from the great Ancient Egyptian civilization. Much of the material contained in this work -- poems, narratives, songs and prayers -- was translated here and made accessible to lovers of antiquity for the first time. Covering a range of topics including schools, religion... more...

  • The Book of Opening the Mouth: Vol. I (Routledge Revivals)by E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    The recital of The Book of Opening the Mouth and the Liturgy of Funerary Offerings were in use among the Predynastic Egyptians of the later part of the Neolithic Period, before the art of writing had evolved, and continued to exercise a considerable influence on Egyptian religious literature until the time of Roman Empire. The ceremonies were believed... more...

  • The Book of the Opening of the Mouth: Vol. II (Routledge Revivals)by E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    The recital of The Book of Opening the Mouth and the Liturgy of Funerary Offerings were in use among the Predynastic Egyptians of the later part of the Neolithic Period, before the art of writing had evolved, and continued to exercise a considerable influence on Egyptian religious literature up until the time of Roman Empire. The ceremonies were... more...

  • The Decrees of Memphis and Canopus: Vol. I (Routledge Revivals)by E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This is the first of three volumes exploring some of the most remarkable insights into Ancient Egypt to have come to light in modern times. The first two volumes deal with the Rosetta Stone, an outstanding archaeological discovery that has supplied the basis for Egyptian decipherment; the final volume explores the "Stele of Canopus", discovered in... more...

  • The Decrees of Memphis and Canopus: Vol. II (Routledge Revivals)by E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This is the second of three volumes exploring some of the most remarkable insights into Ancient Egypt to have come to light in modern times. The first two volumes deal with the Rosetta Stone, an outstanding archaeological discovery which has supplied the basis for Egyptian decipherment; the final volume explores the "Stele of Canopus", discovered... more...

  • The Decrees of Memphis and Canopus: Vol. III (Routledge Revivals)by E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This is the third of three volumes exploring some of the most remarkable insights into Ancient Egypt to have come to light in modern times. The first two volumes deal with the Rosetta Stone, an outstanding archaeological discovery which has supplied the basis for Egyptian decipherment; the final volume explores the "Stele of Canopus", discovered in... more...

  • Die Suche nach Gottesnäheby Maria M Luiselli

    Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 92.74

    In der Ägyptologie gilt es als allgemein anerkannt, dass die altägyptische Sprache kein Wort für ?Religion? und für ?Frömmigkeit? besaß. Die Existenz persönlicher religiöser Gefühle, wie sie vor allem in Gebeten auf Stelen, Papyri, Ostraka und teilweise in Briefen belegt sind, wird jedoch seit den ersten Studien von Adolf Erman (1911) und James Henry... more...

  • The Egyptian Heaven and Hell: Volume I (Routledge Revivals)by E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This is the first of three volumes, first published in 1906, which explore the Egyptian theology of the afterlife. It contains the complete hieroglyphic text of the Book Åm-Tuat, with translations and reproductions of all the illustrations. This text, at least in the form that we have it, was produced by the priests of Åmen-R? at Thebes, with the... more...

  • The Egyptian Heaven and Hell: Volume II (Routledge Revivals)by E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This is the second of three volumes, first published in 1906, which explore the Egyptian theology of the afterlife. It contains the complete hieroglyphic text of the short form of the Åm-Tuat and of the Book of Gates, with translations and reproductions of all the illustrations. In the Book of Gates the doctrines of the sophisticated cult of Osiris... more...