Ancient alphabets and hieroglyphic characters explained;: with an account of the Egyptian priests, their classes, initiation, and sacrifices,
W. Bulmer and Company ... ; and sold by G. and W. Nicol, ... ., 1806 - Alphabets - 190 pages
In the Arabic language by Ahmad bin Abubekr bin Wahshih, and in English by Joseph Hammer secretary to the imperial legation at Constantinople.
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according acquainted Agathodaimon alpha alphabet of king alphabet see orig amongst ANCIENT ALPHABETS Arabic astrological tables astronomy Belbeis Bezoar bibliographical Borax C J J Calif called celestial Chaldeans CHAPTER characters child classes Clay coffin Conjuring buildings constellations Curds curious deposited divinity Egyptian priests English explanation express figures fixed star fumigations Greek philosopher guttural sound head heaven Hebrew Herbs Hermes Hermesian alphabets hieroglyphical alphabet holy books Ibn Wahshih id ditto Indian influence inscription tables invented kind Kircher knowledge learned letters Lord Maghrabin magical alarm-posts magicians manuscript Marcasite mentioned moon Naptha Oriental original Orpiment Persian phabet Pharaohs phers philoso planets prayers purified quadruped raohs represented Sabeans sacrifice Sagittarius Saturn sciences scorpions secrets and mysteries Section VII serpents soothsayer Spikenard spirits Storax Syrian alphabet talismans temple thing thou tion translated treasure chambers Trituration Upper Egypt wisdom