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The Resource Through a glass darkly : magic, dreams & prophecy in ancient Egypt, editor Kasia Szpakowska ; contributors, John Baines ... [et al.]

Through a glass darkly : magic, dreams & prophecy in ancient Egypt, editor Kasia Szpakowska ; contributors, John Baines ... [et al.]

Label
Through a glass darkly : magic, dreams & prophecy in ancient Egypt
Title
Through a glass darkly
Title remainder
magic, dreams & prophecy in ancient Egypt
Statement of responsibility
editor Kasia Szpakowska ; contributors, John Baines ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1946-
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  • Szpakowska, Kasia Maria.
  • Baines, John
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  • Magic
  • Dreams
  • Prophecy
  • Egypt
Label
Through a glass darkly : magic, dreams & prophecy in ancient Egypt, editor Kasia Szpakowska ; contributors, John Baines ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction : tomorrow is yesterday/
  • Kasia Szpakowska
  • 1.
  • Display of magic in old kingdom Egypt/
  • John Baines
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Corn-mummies, amulets of life/
  • Maria Centrone
  • p. 33
  • 3.
  • Emergent flints/
  • Carolyn Graves-Brown
  • p. 47
  • 4.
  • end is near/
  • Leonard H. Lesko
  • p. 63
  • 5.
  • Heka, dreams, and prophecy in ancient Egyptian stories/
  • Alan B. Lloyd
  • p. 71
  • 6.
  • On puns and divination : Egyptian dream exegesis from a comparative perspective/
  • Scott B. Noegel
  • p. 95
  • 7.
  • Lucian's tale of The Sorcerer's Apprentice in context/
  • Daniel Ogden
  • p. 121
  • 8.
  • Sinuhe's dreaming(s) : the texts and meanings of a simile/
  • Richard B. Parkinson
  • p. 145
  • 9.
  • black cat from the right, and a scarab on your head : new sources for ancient Egyptian divination/
  • Joachim F. Quack
  • p. 175
  • 10.
  • dreams of the twins in St Petersburg/
  • John Ray
  • p. 189
  • 11.
  • 'And each staff transformed into a snake' : the serpent wand in ancient Egypt/
  • Robert K. Ritner
  • p. 205
  • 12.
  • lost dream episode/
  • Anthony Spalinger
  • p. 227
  • 13.
  • Entangled, connected or protected? : the power of knots and knotting in ancient Egypt/
  • Willeke Wendrich
  • p. 243
Control code
CTYA7781021-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 274 p.
Isbn
9781905125081
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Through a glass darkly : magic, dreams & prophecy in ancient Egypt, editor Kasia Szpakowska ; contributors, John Baines ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction : tomorrow is yesterday/
  • Kasia Szpakowska
  • 1.
  • Display of magic in old kingdom Egypt/
  • John Baines
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Corn-mummies, amulets of life/
  • Maria Centrone
  • p. 33
  • 3.
  • Emergent flints/
  • Carolyn Graves-Brown
  • p. 47
  • 4.
  • end is near/
  • Leonard H. Lesko
  • p. 63
  • 5.
  • Heka, dreams, and prophecy in ancient Egyptian stories/
  • Alan B. Lloyd
  • p. 71
  • 6.
  • On puns and divination : Egyptian dream exegesis from a comparative perspective/
  • Scott B. Noegel
  • p. 95
  • 7.
  • Lucian's tale of The Sorcerer's Apprentice in context/
  • Daniel Ogden
  • p. 121
  • 8.
  • Sinuhe's dreaming(s) : the texts and meanings of a simile/
  • Richard B. Parkinson
  • p. 145
  • 9.
  • black cat from the right, and a scarab on your head : new sources for ancient Egyptian divination/
  • Joachim F. Quack
  • p. 175
  • 10.
  • dreams of the twins in St Petersburg/
  • John Ray
  • p. 189
  • 11.
  • 'And each staff transformed into a snake' : the serpent wand in ancient Egypt/
  • Robert K. Ritner
  • p. 205
  • 12.
  • lost dream episode/
  • Anthony Spalinger
  • p. 227
  • 13.
  • Entangled, connected or protected? : the power of knots and knotting in ancient Egypt/
  • Willeke Wendrich
  • p. 243
Control code
CTYA7781021-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 274 p.
Isbn
9781905125081
Other physical details
ill.

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