Egyptian Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Geraldine Pinch
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Originally published as: Handbook of Egyptian mythology. c2002.
The Penguin Book of Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Joyce Tyldesley
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-05 - Publisher: Penguin UK

From Herodotus to The Mummy, Western civilization has long been fascinated with the exotic myths and legends of Ancient Egypt but they have often been misunderstood. Here acclaimed Egyptologist Joyce Tyldesley guides us through 3000 years of changing stories and, in retelling them, shows us what they mean. Gathered from
Handbook of Egyptian Mythology
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Geraldine Pinch
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Abc-Clio Incorporated

Examines Egyptian mythology, providing an overview essay, chronology of the mythological universe, and alphabetically-arranged entries covering major deities, rituals, themes, and beliefs.
Ancient Egypt: History, Mythology & Literature
Language: en
Pages: 1037
Authors: George Rawlinson, Arthur Gilman, Gaston Maspero, Agnes Sophia Griffith Johns, E. A. Wallis Budge, Lewis Spence
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-26 - Publisher: e-artnow

e-artnow presents this meticulously edited collection, dedicated to all of those still mesmerized with the mystery an legacy of Ancient Egypt Culture. Contents: Historical Books: History of Ancient Egypt Archaeology of Ancient Egypt Literature of Ancient Egypt Mythology of Ancient Egypt Primary Sources of the Ancient Egyptian History: The Book
Ancient Egyptian Literature
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: George Rawlinson, Arthur Gilman, Gaston Maspero, Agnes Sophia Griffith Johns, E. A. Wallis Budge, Lewis Spence
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-03 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

A beautifully translated collection sampling all the major genres of ancient Egyptian literature. Poetry, stories, hymns, prayers, and wisdom texts found exquisite written expression in ancient Egypt while their literary counterparts were still being recited around hearth fires in ancient Greece and Israel. Yet, because of its very antiquity and