The Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians: Including Their Private Life, Government, Laws, Arts, Manufactures, Religion, Agriculture and Early History, Volume 5

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John Murray, 1847 - Egypt
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Contents

Lord of Triacontaeterides Period of these Festivals
50
The Serpent not his Emblem vide infra p 240 Shekh
55
The Name how formed into Thebes Not related to Theba
61
The Name Tentyris related to Athor Kahi the Land
63
The Name of Nou or Nau Horus and the Hours
69
Her peculiar Head Dress Melsigor or Mersokar
81
CHAP XIV
90
The Golden Calf Clemenss Account of the Sacred Ani
97
Diodorus gives several Reasons for it Gods concealed
104
Others made sacred that they might not be eaten Some
111
A Symbol accompanying him vide infra Woodcut
119
Birds
120
Insects
126
Done in Secret Some Animals killed at the Grave
132
Embalmed Sacred to Buto Gods of Egypt Abstract
134
Mourning for a Dog at its Death Buried any where
140
Sonninis Error Two Wolves leading the Priest to
146
Represented stealing Eggs Bronzes Thessalians respected
153
Its mode of Attack Abyssinian Blacksmiths changed into
159
Now fed in Cairo Prejudice in their Favour
165
Lion Type of a King Lion greatly worshipped in Ethiopia
171
Hippopotamus sacred to Mars Formerly a Native
177
The Hyrax The Horse not sacred which is remarkable
184
Goat In the Mendesian Nome highly respected
190
Hieraconpolis and Hieracon Hawk honoured throughout
208
The Wagtail or Motacilla mistaken for the Swallow
214
Probable Origin of the Story The common Ibis
220
Not sacred Type of a Child Abounded in Egypt Much
227
Story of Mceris Its Number Sixty M de Pauws judi
233
Thermuthis Aspformed Crowns and Asps attached
239
Torpid in Winter Cleopatras Asp Asp Mummies
242
Fabulous Reptiles Fish Oxyrhinchus This
248
The Phagrus and Mseotes probably the same Fish
254
The Frog a Type of Man in Embryo With a Palm Branch
283
Pig sacrificed to the Moon and Osiris Mode of doing
300
Votaries went as Mourners Some Fetes ascribed to Isis
306
Improbable Story The Cow or rather Ox probably
313
Omens Much regarded Mysteries
319
Admitted first only to the Lesser Mysteries And a Year
325
The different Days of the Ceremony
331
Early Offerings Peculiar Oblations to some Gods
337
An improbable Story Said to have been abolished
342
Enemies under the Footstool of a Prince Sacrifice
346
Red Oxen for Sacrifice Redhaired Men said to have
348
The Device on this Seal Usual Mode of slaying a Victim
352
The Thigh The chosen Part Sacrifices offered by Per
356
The Trespass Offering The Peace Offering 861
362
The Libation poured on all the Offerings in reality before
366
Offered also singly to the Gods Various Emblems also
372
Large Sacrifices Sistra presented by the PaUacides
375
CHAP XVI
381
Several Priests attended not of the Grade of the Pontiffs
387
Implements of the Occupation of each Person buried
395
The Tombs in early Times smaller Cut in the Rock
401
Funeral of a Shekh
407
The Coffin on a Sledge and the Head of the Mummy
412
Funeral Procession of a Priest of Amun Boat Scene
415
Small Brick Pyramids at Thebes Palm Branches strewed
421
If no Accuser his Eulogy was pronounced The Body
427
The Idea of being born again Nothing annihilated only
449
Remarks on the Statements of Herodotus and Diodorus
455
Wise Regulations respecting Dead Bodies found either
461
Prejudice against burning the Body Bandages of Linen
463
The Mysterious Eye placed over the Incision in the Side
469
The Hands and Feet how bandaged Sometimes a Com
475
Different Mummy Cases and Sarcophagi
479

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Page 386 - And he said, Do it the second time. And they did it the second time. And he said, Do it the third time.
Page 353 - For it is the life of all flesh; the blood of it is for the life thereof: therefore I said unto the children of Israel, Ye shall eat the blood of no manner of flesh: for the life of all flesh is the blood thereof: whosoever eateth it shall be cut off.
Page 437 - Till all be made immortal; but when lust, By unchaste looks, loose gestures, and foul talk, But most by lewd and lavish act of sin, Lets in defilement to the inward parts, The soul grows clotted by contagion, 50 Embodies, and imbrutes, till she quite lose The divine property of her first being.
Page 437 - Begin to cast a beam on the outward shape, The unpolluted temple of the mind, And turns it by degrees to the soul's essence, Till all be made immortal : but when lust By unchaste looks, loose gestures, and foul talk ; But most by lewd and lavish act of sin, Lets in defilement to the inward parts, The soul grows clotted by contagion, Imbodies, and imbrutes, till she quite lose The divine property of her first being.
Page 360 - Take thee a young calf for a sin offering, and a ram for a burnt offering, without blemish, and offer them before the LORD. 3 And unto the children of Israel thou shalt speak, saying, Take ye a kid of the goats for a sin offering; and a calf and a lamb, both of the first year, without blemish, for a burnt offering...
Page 346 - Aaron, and said, Go ye, sacrifice to your God in the land. And Moses said, It is not meet so to do; for we shall sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians to the LORD our God: lo, shall we sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians before their eyes, and will they not stone us ? We will go three days' journey into the wilderness, and sacrifice to the LORD our God, as he shall command us.
Page 355 - Moses sprinkled the blood upon the altar round about. 25 And he took the fat, and the rump, and all the fat that was upon the inwards, and the caul above the liver, and the two kidneys, and their fat, and the right shoulder...
Page 278 - And thou shalt take the garments, and put upon Aaron the coat, and the robe of the ephod, and the ephod, and the breastplate, and gird him with the curious girdle of the ephod...
Page 386 - Then the fire of the Lord fell and consumed the burnt sacrifice, and the wood, and the stones, and the dust, and licked up the water that was in the trench.
Page 286 - Bring no more vain oblations; incense is an abomination unto me; the new moons and sabbaths, the calling of assemblies, I cannot away with; it is iniquity, even the solemn meeting. Your new moons and your appointed feasts my soul hateth; they are a trouble unto me; I am weary to bear them.

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