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Popular literature in ancient Egypt

Alfred Wiedemann

Popular literature in ancient Egypt

by Alfred Wiedemann

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Egyptian literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. Wiedemann ; translated by J. Hutchison.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ1488 .W5 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4721162M
    ISBN 100848269616
    LC Control Number78008230
    OCLC/WorldCa3869300

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Along with Sumerian literature, it is considered the world's earliest literature. Writing in ancient Egypt —both hieroglyphic and hieratic —first appeared in the late 4th millennium BC during the late phase of predynastic Egypt.

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(Jane) Publication date Topics Egyptian literature -- History and criticismPages: Makes available a difficult-to-find folkloric scholarship classic and illuminates it with contemporary commentary from a preeminent authority on Egyptian folktales.

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Dent & Sons limitedPages: Bronze AgeEdit. See also: Sumerian literature, Akkadian literature, Ancient Egyptian literature, Hittite texts, Vedic Sanskrit Early Bronze Age: 3rd millennium BC (approximate dates shown).

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Rhodipis is an orphaned slave girl from Greece, whose red slipper ends up in the hands of the Prince of Egypt. Follow her story as the Pharaoh searches for Rhodipis and makes her the Egyptian Queen.When first published inthe folktales collected in Popular Stories of Ancient Egypt comprised the first anthology of ancient Egyptian narratives ever to be compiled into book form.

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