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The Egyptian problem

Chirol, Valentine Sir

The Egyptian problem

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Published by Macmillan and co., limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT107 .C5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 331 p.
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26569044M
    LC Control Number20015086


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Known in Egypt as the "Book of Coming Forth by Day," the text has a number of magic spells that were to assist the dead person 5/5(5). Book of the Dead, ancient Egyptian collection of mortuary texts made up of spells or magic formulas, placed in tombs and believed to protect and aid the deceased in the hereafter.

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[1] The book contains a narrative about some of Abraham's life as well as visions he had concerning the pre-mortal life and the creation. The ancient Egyptian Dream Book is a hieratic papyrus that probably dates to the early reign of Ramesses II ( BC).

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