The Mummy: Chapters on Egyptian Funereal Archaeology

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Biblo & Tannen Publishers, 1964 - 404 pages
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Contents

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The History of Egypt Dynasties I XXX
18
Sphinx
34
Bull
51
List of Egyptian Dynasties and the dates assigned to them
69
List of the Cartouches of the Principal Egyptian Kings 76107
76
Frog
96
The Rosetta Stone
108
Chests for Canopic Jars
201
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210
هم پول Anher
285
Hetheru Hathor
291
Egyptian Writing Materials
349
Mummies of Animals Reptiles Birds and Fishes
355
Egyptian and Coptic Numbers
364
A List of Common Hieroglyphic Characters
384

Hapi 949
171
Mummy Cloth and Akhmîm Embroideries
189

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E.A. Wallis Budge, 1857 - 1934 Budge was the Curator of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities at the British Museum from 1894 to 1924. He was also a Sometime Scholar of Christ's College, a scholar at the University of Cambridge, Tyrwhitt, and a Hebrew Scholar. He collected a large number of Coptic, Greek, Arabic, Syriac, Ethiopian, and Egyptian Papyri manuscripts. He was involved in numerous archaeology digs in Egypt, Mesopotamia and the Sudan. Budge is known for translating the Egyptian Book of the Dead, which is also known as The Papyrus of Ani. He also analyzed many of the practices of Egyptian religion, language and ritual. His written works consisted of translated texts and hieroglyphs and a complete dictionary of hieroglyphs. Budge's published works covered areas of Egyptian culture ranging from Egyptian religion, Egyptian mythology and magical practices. He was knighted in 1920. E.A. Wallis Budge died on November 23, 1934 in London, England.

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