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Proverbs of Ancient Sumer: The World's Earliest Proverb Collection

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Two volume set. This momentous work includes over 30 collections of ancient Sumerian proverbs, reflecting many of the jobs and occupations within the society: shepherds, gardeners, household managers, foremen and hired workers, male and female slaves, fishermen, fowlers, merchants, boatmen, weavers, potters, manicurists, temple personnel, singers, the poor, beggars, and, o ...more
Hardcover, 548 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by CDL Press
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