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The Resource Middle Egyptian literature : eight literary works of the Middle Kingdom, [edited and translated by] James P. Allen

Middle Egyptian literature : eight literary works of the Middle Kingdom, [edited and translated by] James P. Allen

Label
Middle Egyptian literature : eight literary works of the Middle Kingdom
Title
Middle Egyptian literature
Title remainder
eight literary works of the Middle Kingdom
Statement of responsibility
[edited and translated by] James P. Allen
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • egy
  • egy
  • eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
893.108
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Texts are presented in hieroglyphic transcription, transliteration and English translation
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1945-
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Allen, James P.
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  • Egyptian literature
  • Egyptian literature
Label
Middle Egyptian literature : eight literary works of the Middle Kingdom, [edited and translated by] James P. Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A companion volume to the third edition of the author's popular Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs"--Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction -- The story of the shipwrecked sailor -- The story of Sinuhe -- The loyalist instruction -- The instructions of Kagemni's father and Ptahhotep -- The discourses of the eloquent peasant -- The debate between a man and his soul -- The herdsman's tale -- Hymns to Senwosret III -- Consecutive translations
Control code
07020139729
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
451 p.
Isbn
9781107456075
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Middle Egyptian literature : eight literary works of the Middle Kingdom, [edited and translated by] James P. Allen
Publication
Note
"A companion volume to the third edition of the author's popular Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs"--Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction -- The story of the shipwrecked sailor -- The story of Sinuhe -- The loyalist instruction -- The instructions of Kagemni's father and Ptahhotep -- The discourses of the eloquent peasant -- The debate between a man and his soul -- The herdsman's tale -- Hymns to Senwosret III -- Consecutive translations
Control code
07020139729
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
451 p.
Isbn
9781107456075
Other physical details
ill., map

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