The Gods of the Egyptians: Or, Studies in Egyptian Mythology, Volume 1

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Courier Corporation, 1969 - History - 548 pages
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Volume 1 of a two-volume set by one of the foremost Egyptologists contains 16 chapters including The Gods of Egypt, Primitive Gods and Nome-Gods, Hell and the Damned, Ra the Sun-God and His Forms, Hathor and the Hathor-Goddesses, The Horus Gods, and more. Includes 49 plates, 38 illustrations.
  

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Contents

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1
HIEROGLYPHIC TEXT WITH INTERLINEAR TRANSLITERATION
45
CONCEPTION OF GOD AND THE Goos
57
HI PRIMITIVE GODS AND NOMEGODS
95
THE COMPANIONS OF THE GODS is HEAVEN
156
THE UNDERWORLD
170
HELL AND THE DAMNED
263
THE OLDEST COMPANY OF THE GODS AND THE CREATION
282
El THE SUNGOD AND HIS FORMS
322
THE LEGEND OF Ri AND Isis HIEROGLYPHIC TEXT WITH INTER
372
THE DESTRUCTION OF MANKIND HIEROGLYPHIC TEXT WITH
388
THOTH AND MAT AND THE OTHER GODDESSES WHO WERE
400
HATHOR AND THE HATHORGODDESSES
428
THE HORUS GODS
466
THE GREAT TRIAD OF MEMPHIS PTAH SEKHET AND IEMHETEP
500
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HISTORY OF THE CREATION OF THE GODS AND OF THE WORLD
308

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E.A. Wallis Budge, 1857 - 1934 Budge was the Curator of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities at the British Museum from 1894 to 1924. He was also a Sometime Scholar of Christ's College, a scholar at the University of Cambridge, Tyrwhitt, and a Hebrew Scholar. He collected a large number of Coptic, Greek, Arabic, Syriac, Ethiopian, and Egyptian Papyri manuscripts. He was involved in numerous archaeology digs in Egypt, Mesopotamia and the Sudan. Budge is known for translating the Egyptian Book of the Dead, which is also known as The Papyrus of Ani. He also analyzed many of the practices of Egyptian religion, language and ritual. His written works consisted of translated texts and hieroglyphs and a complete dictionary of hieroglyphs. Budge's published works covered areas of Egyptian culture ranging from Egyptian religion, Egyptian mythology and magical practices. He was knighted in 1920. E.A. Wallis Budge died on November 23, 1934 in London, England.

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