By Miriam Lichtheim,Hans-W Fischer-Elfert
Volume I outlines the early and slow evolution of Egyptian literary genres, together with biographical and old inscriptions carved on stone, many of the periods of literary works written with pen on papyrus, and the mortuary literature that makes a speciality of existence after dying. brought with a brand new foreword by means of Antonio Loprieno.
Volume II indicates the fruits of those literary genres in the unmarried interval often called the hot nation (1550-1080 B.C.). With a brand new foreword by means of Hans-W. Fischer-Elfert.
Volume III spans the final millennium of Pharaonic civilization, from the 10th century B.C. to the start of the Christian period. With a brand new foreword through Joseph G. Manning.
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Ancient Egyptian Literature: Volume II: The New Kingdom: 2 by Miriam Lichtheim,Hans-W Fischer-Elfert