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Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs by  James P Allen - Hardcover - 2000 - from Yesterday's Muse, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA and Biblio.com

Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs

by Allen, James P

Condition: Fine/No Jacket


Cambridge University Press, 2000. Large Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. No jacket. A fine copy. 2000 Large Hardcover. xii, 510 pp. This is an introduction to the writing system of ancient Egypt and the language of hieroglyphic texts. It contains twenty-six lessons, exercises (with answers), a list of hieroglyphic signs, and a dictionary, as well as twenty-five essays on the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian history, society, religion and literature. It also offers scholars of linguistics a complete grammatical description of the classical language of ancient Egypt.


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