Egyptian Legends and Stories

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Barnes & Noble Publishing, 1999 - Legends - 137 pages
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A "collection of legends, fables, songs, and prayers" from ancient Egyptian texts.
  

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A nice little overview of some very old and basic Egyptian Myths, Legends, and stories. Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
Dates of Relevant Dynasties
2
The Gods of Writing
3
The Creation of the World
6
The Creation according to Heliopolis
7
The Memphite Theology
13
The Creation according to Hermopolis
16
The Creation according to Edfu Behedet
18
The Story of Sinhue
51
The Story of the Shipwrecked Sailor
54
Ahmose son of Abana
58
The Great Queen Hatshepsut
62
The Capture of Joppa
65
The Sphinx and the Kings Dream
68
The Doomed Prince
70
The Two Brothers
74

The Creation according to Sais Esna
20
The Destruction of Mankind by Re
22
Osiris
24
The Contendings of Horns and Seth Part I
34
Horus and the Black Pig
39
The Scorpions of Isis
41
How Isis obtained the Secret Name of Re
44
King Khufu and the Magicians
46
The Princess of Bekhten
79
SatniKhamose and the Mummies
82
SatniKhamose and the Afterworld
89
SatniKhamose and the Magician
91
The Journey of WenAmun to the Syrian Coast
93
Helen in Egypt
100
Bibliography
131
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