Hieroglyphs and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt / Edition 1

Hieroglyphs and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt / Edition 1

by Werner Forman, Stephen Quirke, Stephen Quirke
     
 

ISBN-10: 0806127511

ISBN-13: 9780806127514

Pub. Date: 01/01/1996

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

With the help of Werner Forman's beautiful full-color photographs, Egyptologist Stephen Quirke explains the Pyramid Texts, created for kings and queens ca. 2400 to 2100 B.C.; the Coffin Texts, used by the affluent as well as royalty during the Middle Kingdom; and the Book of the Dead and the Litany of the Sun, used by New Kingdom kings and subjects alike after 1600

Overview

With the help of Werner Forman's beautiful full-color photographs, Egyptologist Stephen Quirke explains the Pyramid Texts, created for kings and queens ca. 2400 to 2100 B.C.; the Coffin Texts, used by the affluent as well as royalty during the Middle Kingdom; and the Book of the Dead and the Litany of the Sun, used by New Kingdom kings and subjects alike after 1600 B.C.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780806127514
Publisher:
University of Oklahoma Press
Publication date:
01/01/1996
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.85(w) x 11.34(h) x 0.89(d)

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