Ancient Egyptian Poetry and Prose

Ancient Egyptian Poetry and Prose

by Adolf Erman
     
 

Selections include poetry from pyramid texts, morning hymns, instructions in wisdom, meditations, exhortations to schoolboys, love songs, poems to the king, and more. Also included are an outline of Egyptian history, an introduction to Egyptian literature, and extensive footnotes and commentary on the material presented.

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Selections include poetry from pyramid texts, morning hymns, instructions in wisdom, meditations, exhortations to schoolboys, love songs, poems to the king, and more. Also included are an outline of Egyptian history, an introduction to Egyptian literature, and extensive footnotes and commentary on the material presented.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486287676
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
10/30/1995
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.71(d)

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