Within This Small Book You Will Find Six Distinctive Folk Tales From The Ancient Land Of Egypt Translated And Edited By That Giant Of Egyptology W M Flinders Petrie Petrie Was A Pioneer Of Systematic Methodology In Archaeology And Preservation Of Artefacts, So We Can Be Sure When He Was Translating These Tales He Took Care To Arrive At The Correct TranslationHerein You Will Find The Tales Of The Magicians, Baufra S Tale, Hordedef S Tale, The Peasant And The Workman, The Shipwrecked Sailor And The Adventures Of Sanehat Each With Their Own Set Of Explanatory Remarks And Notes Appended To The Story Prior To This Volume Being Published In , The Tales Of Ancient Egypt Had Appeared Collectively Only In FrenchThe Aim Of TheBnW Illustrations, By Tristram Ellis, Has Been To Give A Correct Picture Of The Character Of Each Of The Various Ages To Which These Tales Belong, For There Is A Definite Period Assigned To Each Tale For Each Drawing Flinders Petrie Searched For The Material Among The Monuments And Remains Of The Age In Question No Easy Task The Details Of The Dresses, The Architecture, And The Utensils, Are All In Accord With The Period Of Each Tale In The Tale Of Setnau Two Different Styles Are Introduced Ahura Is Probably Of The Time Of Amenhotep III Whereas Setnau Is A Son Of Ramessu II And The Change Of Fashion Between The Two Different Dynasties Has Been Followed As Distinctive Of The Two Persons, One A Ka Or Double Of The Deceased, The Other A Living ManSo, Whether You Re An Academic Or Someone Simply Interested In The Ancient Stories Of Egypt, Sit Back And Enjoy This Excellent Volume Of Tales
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- EGYPTIAN TALES - 6 Ancient Egyptian Childrens Stories
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- 15 September 2019 Unknown Authors