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Page vii - The conquest of Egypt by Alexander the Great in 332 BC and the subsequent Greek-speaking administration of the country under the Ptolemies led to the thorough Hellenization of Lower (ie Northern) Egypt.
Page ix - Thebes, was used extensively in the fourth and fifth centuries for the translation of Manichaean and Gnostic literature. Its association with this heretical material probably had much to do with its early demise as a literary dialect.