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The Resource Never to die : the Egyptians in their own words, selected and arranged with commentary by Josephine Mayer and Tom Prideaux

Never to die : the Egyptians in their own words, selected and arranged with commentary by Josephine Mayer and Tom Prideaux

Label
Never to die : the Egyptians in their own words
Title
Never to die
Title remainder
the Egyptians in their own words
Statement of responsibility
selected and arranged with commentary by Josephine Mayer and Tom Prideaux
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • egy
  • eng
Summary
A discussion of the ancient Egyptians using their own writings about their way of life and death
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
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1896-
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Mayer, Josephine
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Prideaux, Tom
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egyptian literature
  • English literature
  • Egypt
Label
Never to die : the Egyptians in their own words, selected and arranged with commentary by Josephine Mayer and Tom Prideaux
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Illustrated lining-papers
  • "First published in May 1938."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 211-215
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The darkness is routed" -- The old kingdom : 2980-2475 B.C. The old kingdom : introduction and chronology -- The decreased's journey to the sky -- Morning hymn to the sun -- The book of surgery -- Proverbs of Ptah-hotep -- A dancing dwarf for King Pepi -- The middle kingdom : 2000-1788 B.C. The middle kingdom : introduction and chronology -- The admonitions of Ipuwer -- Dispute of a man with his soul -- The prophecies of Neferrohu -- Amenemhet's instruction for his son, Sesostris I -- Egyptian medicine : the recipe rolls -- The destruction of mankind -- The Osiris drama -- The eloquent peasant -- Song of the harper -- Baufra's tale -- Hymn to the Nile -- The early empire : 1580-1375 B.C. The early empire : introduction and chronology -- Hatshepsut's expedition to Punt -- Hymn of victory : Thutmose III -- The scribes' school -- Anpu and Bata -- Love songs -- A princess of Egypt to wife -- The later empire : 1375 to about 1000 B.C. The later empire : introduction and chronology -- Ikhnaton's hymn to the sun -- Letter to a deceased wife -- In praise of death -- The contendings of Horus and Seth -- The foredoomed prince : a fairy story -- Hymn of victory : Merneptah -- The harem conspiracy -- Wenamon, envoy to Syria -- The teaching of Amenophis
Control code
503262
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
6 leaves, 15-224 pages
Lccn
38013577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)1173156
Label
Never to die : the Egyptians in their own words, selected and arranged with commentary by Josephine Mayer and Tom Prideaux
Publication
Note
  • Illustrated lining-papers
  • "First published in May 1938."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 211-215
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The darkness is routed" -- The old kingdom : 2980-2475 B.C. The old kingdom : introduction and chronology -- The decreased's journey to the sky -- Morning hymn to the sun -- The book of surgery -- Proverbs of Ptah-hotep -- A dancing dwarf for King Pepi -- The middle kingdom : 2000-1788 B.C. The middle kingdom : introduction and chronology -- The admonitions of Ipuwer -- Dispute of a man with his soul -- The prophecies of Neferrohu -- Amenemhet's instruction for his son, Sesostris I -- Egyptian medicine : the recipe rolls -- The destruction of mankind -- The Osiris drama -- The eloquent peasant -- Song of the harper -- Baufra's tale -- Hymn to the Nile -- The early empire : 1580-1375 B.C. The early empire : introduction and chronology -- Hatshepsut's expedition to Punt -- Hymn of victory : Thutmose III -- The scribes' school -- Anpu and Bata -- Love songs -- A princess of Egypt to wife -- The later empire : 1375 to about 1000 B.C. The later empire : introduction and chronology -- Ikhnaton's hymn to the sun -- Letter to a deceased wife -- In praise of death -- The contendings of Horus and Seth -- The foredoomed prince : a fairy story -- Hymn of victory : Merneptah -- The harem conspiracy -- Wenamon, envoy to Syria -- The teaching of Amenophis
Control code
503262
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
6 leaves, 15-224 pages
Lccn
38013577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)1173156

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