The Literature of Ancient Egypt: An Anthology of Stories, Instructions, Stelac, Autobiographies, and Poetry

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This anthology of ancient Egyptian literature includes annotated classics such as the story of Sinuhe, religious texts--including Penitential Hymns--historical texts, and writings from the late literature of the Demotic period at the end of classical Egyptian history, including the Romance of Setna Khaemuas and the Mummies. The latest edition of this highly praised work offers fresh translations of all the texts as well as some twenty-five new entries. The book also includes an extensive bibliography.

The Literature of Ancient Egypt: An Anthology of Stories, Instructions, Stelac, Autobiographies, and Poetry 2003, American University in Cairo Press

ISBN-13: 9789774248177

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