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Legends of the Egyptian Gods: Hieroglyphic Texts and Translations

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Former Keeper of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities in the British Museum, E. A. Wallis Budge (1857-1934) was one of the great Egyptologists of the century and author of a host of books on ancient Egypt. For this collection, he carefully selected nine of the most interesting and important Egyptian legends and published them in hieroglyphic texts with literal translations on ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published June 16th 1994 by Dover Publications (first published 1912)
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The stories were very interesting. The extra explanations and ham-fisted cultural brokering less so.
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Sir Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge was an English Egyptologist, Orientalist, and philologist who worked for the British Museum and published numerous works on the ancient Near East.
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