Land of Enchanters: Egyptian Short Stories from the Earliest Times to the Present Day
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Land of Enchanters: Egyptian Short Stories from the Earliest Times to the Present Day

by Lewis
     
 

ISBN-10: 1558762671

ISBN-13: 9781558762671

Pub. Date: 03/01/2002

Publisher: Wiener, Markus Publishers, Incorporated

The 1948 first edition, published by Harvill Press, was among the first to translate Egyptian stories into modern English without ye olde archaic affectation. In this second edition, four stories have been added and some revisions in translation have been made. The 22 stories are from ancient, Greco-Roman, Coptic, and Muslim Egypt. Names and allusions are explained in

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The 1948 first edition, published by Harvill Press, was among the first to translate Egyptian stories into modern English without ye olde archaic affectation. In this second edition, four stories have been added and some revisions in translation have been made. The 22 stories are from ancient, Greco-Roman, Coptic, and Muslim Egypt. Names and allusions are explained in footnotes. There is no index or bibliography. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558762671
Publisher:
Wiener, Markus Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/01/2002
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
183
Product dimensions:
6.92(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.61(d)

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