The Organization of the Pyramid Texts (2 vol. set)

Typology and Disposition

Harold M. Hays, Leiden University

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€186,00
$248.00
ISBN13: 
9789004218659
E-ISBN: 
9789004227491
Publication Date: 
June 2012
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Hardback
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Vol. 1 xxxiv, 314 pp., Vol. 2 viii, 400 pp.
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ISSN: 
0169-9601
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31

Camilla Di Biase-Dyson, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

In Foreigners and Egyptians in the Late Egyptian Stories Camilla Di Biase-Dyson applies linguistics, literary theory and historical approaches to four of the Late Egyptian Stories to show how language was exploited to establish the narrative roles of literary protagonists.
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32
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004250888
Publication date: 
June 2013

Richard Bußmann

Using a wide range of archaeological and inscriptional data this book explores the social historical transformation of the early Egyptian temples from locally based institutions to royal ones during the 3rd millennium BC (Dynasty 0 to 11).
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30
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179332
Publication date: 
December 2009

László Török

This book offers a comprehensive reassessment of the evidence concerning the political, social, economic, religious and cultural connections between Ancient Nubia and Egypt from the special viewpoint of Lower Nubia, the frontier region between the First and Second Nile Cataracts.
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29
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004171978
Publication date: 
December 2008

Edited by Sue H. D'Auria

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Volume: 
28
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004158573
Publication date: 
November 2007
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Volume: 
27
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004167667
Publication date: 
December 2009

Sami Uljas

This volume presents a novel analysis of complement clauses in Earlier Egyptian language. The grammar of these constructions is shown to be organised around a system for expressing Irrealis and Realis modality.
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Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004158313
Publication date: 
June 2007

Jean Winand

In his new book, Jean Winand deals with the expression of time and aspect in ancient Egyptian. He presents a challenging new theoretical paradigm within a semantic approach.
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Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152168
Publication date: 
August 2006

Val Hinckley Sederholm

This new reading of a unique Egyptian spell illuminates Egypt’s Graeco-Roman Period. The author considers such linguistic features as taboo, the efficacy of magical words and names, and the role of stars and fate in the slaughter of divine enemies as portrayed in the text.
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Volume: 
24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004143494
Publication date: 
June 2006

László Török

This richly illustrated book presents a history of Egyptian late antique–early Byzantine (Coptic) art in its international stylistic, social and intellectual context.
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Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004143326
Publication date: 
March 2005

Ellen Fowles Morris

This volume utilizes both archaeological and textual data pertaining to Egyptian military bases to examine the evolution of Egypt's foreign policy in the New Kingdom. The types of structures erected to house soldiers and administrators in Syria-Palestine, Nubia, and Libya differed in ways...
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Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004140363
Publication date: 
December 2004

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