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By Miriam Lichtheim,Joseph G. Manning

ISBN-10: 0520248449

ISBN-13: 9780520248441

First released in 1973 – and via quantity II in 1976 and quantity III in 1980 – this anthology has assumed vintage prestige within the box of Egyptology and portrays the notable evolution of the literary kinds of one of many world’s earliest civilizations.

Volume I outlines the early and sluggish evolution of Egyptian literary genres, together with biographical and ancient inscriptions carved on stone, some of the periods of literary works written with pen on papyrus, and the mortuary literature that makes a speciality of lifestyles after demise. brought with a brand new foreword by means of Antonio Loprieno.

Volume II indicates the fruits of those literary genres in the unmarried interval often called the recent nation (1550-1080 B.C.). With a brand new foreword through Hans-W. Fischer-Elfert.

Volume III spans the final millennium of Pharaonic civilization, from the 10th century B.C. to the start of the Christian period. With a brand new foreword by means of Joseph G. Manning.

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