Egyptian Magic [NOOK Book]

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Sums up all that is known about magic in Ancient Egypt: the role of magic in controlling the gods, powerful amulets that warded off evil spirits, scarabs of immortality, use of wax images, formulas and spells, the secret name, much more.
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Egyptian Magic

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Overview


Sums up all that is known about magic in Ancient Egypt: the role of magic in controlling the gods, powerful amulets that warded off evil spirits, scarabs of immortality, use of wax images, formulas and spells, the secret name, much more.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486156835
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 4/2/2012
  • Series: Egypt
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 253
  • Sales rank: 1,256,347
  • File size: 5 MB

Meet the Author

E. A. Wallis Budge was Keeper of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiques in the British Museum.

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Table of Contents

I Antiquity of Magical Practices in Egypt 1
II Magical Stones or Amulets 25
III Magical Figures 65
IV Magical Pictures and Formulae, Spells, etc 104
V Magical Names 157
VII Magical Ceremonies 182
VII Demoniacal Possession, Dreams, Ghosts, Lucky and Unlucky Days, Horoscopes, Prognostications, Transformations, and the Worship of Animals 206
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