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" Tuat or Under-world was a long, narrow valley which ran parallel with Egypt, and was neither above nor below the level of this earth. It had a river flowing through the whole length of it. This valley began on the west bank of the Nile, ran due north,... "
Queer Things about Egypt - Page 316
by Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen - 1911 - 428 pages
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The Nile-- notes for travellers in Egypt

Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1907 - 955 pages
...were built by forced labour. One of the commonest religious views of the Egyptians was that the f\iat, or Underworld, was a long, narrow valley which ran...the place where the sun rose. It was divided into 10 sections, and at each end was a sort of vestibule or chamber. The ante-chamber at its beginning...
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A Guide to the Department of Greek and Roman Antiquities in the British Museum

British Museum. Department of Greek and Roman Antiquities - 1908 - 256 pages
...of the great funerary work entitled the Book of what is in the Tuat (te, the Other World). The Tuat was a long narrow valley which ran parallel with Egypt, and was neither above nor below this earth ; a river flowed through its whole length. It was entered on the left bank of the Nile near...
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The Ship-dwellers: A Story of a Happy Cruise

Albert Bigelow Paine - 1910 - 393 pages
...underworld his reception there, his triumphs, his life in general in that long valley of spirits which ran parallel with Egypt and was neither above nor below the level of the earth. It was this 23 349 form and idea of the underworld that the shape of these tombs was intended...
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The Lure of the Mediterranean: The Ship Dwellers: a Story of a Happy Cruise

Albert Bigelow Paine - 1911 - 393 pages
...underworld his reception there, his triumphs, his life in general in that long valley of spirits which ran parallel with Egypt and was neither above nor below the level of the earth. It was this 23 349 form and idea of the underworld that the shape of these tombs was intended...
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