Book of the Dead

Book of the Dead

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by E. A. Wallis Budge
     
 

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The Book of the Dead is an ancient Egyptian funerary text, used from the beginning of the New Kingdom (around 1550 BCE) to around 50 BCE.
The Book of the Dead was part of a tradition of funerary texts which includes the earlier Pyramid Texts and Coffin Texts, which were painted onto objects, not papyrus.

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The Book of the Dead is an ancient Egyptian funerary text, used from the beginning of the New Kingdom (around 1550 BCE) to around 50 BCE.
The Book of the Dead was part of a tradition of funerary texts which includes the earlier Pyramid Texts and Coffin Texts, which were painted onto objects, not papyrus.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016631370
Publisher:
Unforgotten Classics
Publication date:
04/03/2013
Series:
Unforgotten Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,000,473
File size:
135 KB

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Book of the Dead 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 34 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The Mobile Reference Book of the Dead is not the actual translation, but rather an introduction to the Book of the Dead.  The overview indicates otherwise.  Buyer beware, if you want the actual translation, you will be disappointed by this Nook book.
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