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  • Hieroglyphen lesen und schreibenby Michael Höveler-Müller

    C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 12.62

    Der Ägyptologe Michael Höveler-Müller, der seit Jahren erfolgreich Hieroglyphen-Kurse leitet, erklärt anschaulich und für jedermann verständlich, wie die ägyptische Schrift funktioniert und wie man selbst Inschriften entziffern kann. Zugleich macht er ? anders als andere Kurzeinführungen ? deutlich, warum die Hieroglyphen ein zentraler Schlüssel zum... more...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    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 Book of the Opening of the Mouth: Vol. Iby E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00

    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...

  • A Hieroglyphic Vocabulary to the Theban Recension of the Book of the Deadby E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 150.00

    Containing a comprehensive dictionary of hieroglyphs to all the texts of the Theban Recension of the Book of the Dead , and also to most of the supplementary Chapters of the Saïte and Graeco-Roman period that are usually appended to it, this volume will prove to be a staple part of a rounded appreciation of Ancient Egyptian literature. First published... more...

  • The Rosetta Stoneby John Ray

    Profile Books 2014; US$ 7.98

    What does the Rosetta Stone tell us about the past? What treasures of Egyptian literature can now be read, thanks to its decipherment? What does it tell us about the history of writing and the story of our own alphabets? How do decipherments work and how can we know if they are right? Who owns the Rosetta Stone and what happens if we start to return... more...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    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...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00

    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 Egyptian Heaven and Hell: Volume IIby E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00

    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...

  • The Egyptian Heaven and Hell: Volume IIIby E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00

    This is the third of three volumes, first published in 1906, which treat the Egyptian theology of the afterlife. The first volume contains the complete hieroglyphic text of the Book Åm-?uat, with translations and reproductions of all the illustrations; the second, the hieroglyphic text of the short form of the Åm-Tuat and the Book of Gates. This volume... more...

  • The Egyptian Heaven and Hellby E. A. Wallis Budge

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00

    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...