By E. A. Wallis Budge
Containing a accomplished dictionary of hieroglyphs to the entire texts of the Theban Recension of the ebook of the Dead, and in addition to lots of the supplementary Chapters of the Saïte and Graeco-Roman interval which are often appended to it, this quantity will end up to be a staple a part of a rounded appreciation of old Egyptian literature.
First released in 1911, the index comprises all English equivalents to the Egyptian phrases. Phonetic values for every image are supplied, the association of the phrases and their a variety of varieties is prepared alphabetically all through, and every hieroglyph is outlined basically: a common and concise instrument for all lovers, scholars and researchers.
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A Hieroglyphic Vocabulary to the Theban Recension of the Book of the Dead (Routledge Revivals) by E. A. Wallis Budge