Volume I outlines the early and slow evolution of Egyptian literary genres, together with biographical and historic inscriptions carved on stone, many of the sessions of literary works written with pen on papyrus, and the mortuary literature that makes a speciality of lifestyles after demise. brought with a brand new foreword via Antonio Loprieno.
Volume II exhibits the fruits of those literary genres in the unmarried interval often called the recent nation (1550-1080 B.C.). With a brand new foreword by means of Hans-W. Fischer-Elfert.
Volume III spans the final millennium of Pharaonic civilization, from the 10th century B.C. to the start of the Christian period. With a brand new foreword via Joseph G. Manning.
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