Precepts and Teachings of Ancient Egypt: The Wisdom of Ptah-Hotep and Amenemope by Keith Seddon, Jocelyn Almond, Philippe Virey, E. A. Wallis Budge | | NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
Precepts and Teachings of Ancient Egypt: The Wisdom of Ptah-Hotep and Amenemope

Precepts and Teachings of Ancient Egypt: The Wisdom of Ptah-Hotep and Amenemope

by Keith Seddon, Jocelyn Almond, Philippe Virey, E. A. Wallis Budge
     
 
Writing four thousand years ago in ancient Egypt, the wise sages Ptah-Hotep and Amenemope advised their young sons how to live good, honourable and prosperous lives. Preserved through the ages, these two fine examples of ancient wisdom literature come down to us today and are here published in this slim volume, still helpful, relevant and encouraging for the modern

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Writing four thousand years ago in ancient Egypt, the wise sages Ptah-Hotep and Amenemope advised their young sons how to live good, honourable and prosperous lives. Preserved through the ages, these two fine examples of ancient wisdom literature come down to us today and are here published in this slim volume, still helpful, relevant and encouraging for the modern philosophical seeker.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781447699941
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
03/13/2013
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
825,142
File size:
592 KB

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