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The Gods of the Egyptians, Vol. 1

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Volume 1 of a foremost Egyptologist's two-part work provides thorough coverage of numerous gods of ancient Egypt. Information on evolution of cults, rites, and gods; the cult of Osiris; the Book of the Dead and its rites; sacred animals and birds; Heaven and Hell; and more. Richly illustrated.

Synopsis:

Thorough coverage of evolution of cults, rites and gods; the cult of Osiris; the Book of the Dead and its rites; the sacred animals and birds; Heaven and Hell; and more.

Synopsis:

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.

Table of Contents

I. THE GODS OF EGYPT

  "APPENDIX: UNÁS, THE SLAYER AND EATER OF THE GODS-HIEROGLYPHIC TEXT WITH INTERLINEAR TRANSLITERATION AND TRANSLATION"

II. "CONCEPTION OF GOD AND THE "GODS"

III. PRIMITIVE GODS AND NOME-GODS

IV. THE COMPANIONS OF THE GODS IN HEAVEN

V. THE UNDERWORLD

VI. HELL AND THE DAMNED

VII. THE OLDEST COMPANY OF THE GODS AND THE CREATION

VIII. HISTORY OF THE CREATION OF THE GODS AND OF THE WORLD-HIEROGLYPHIC TEXT WITH INTERLINEAR TRANSLITERATION AND TRANSLATION

IX. "RA, THE SUN-GOD, AND HIS FORMS"

X. THE MYTHS OF RA

XI. THE LEGEND OF RA AND ISIS-HIEROGLYPHIC TEXT WITH INTERLINEAR TRANSLITERATION AND TRANSLATION

XII. THE DESTRUCTION OF MANKIND-HIEROGLYPHIC TEXT WITH INTERLINEAR TRANSLITERATION AND TRANSLATION

XIII. "THOTH, AND MAAT AND THE OTHER GODDESSES WHO WERE ASSOCIATED WITH HIM"

XIV. HATHOR AND THE HATHOR-GODDESSES

XV. THE HORUS GODS

XVI. "THE GREAT TRIAD OF MEMPHIS, PTAH, SEKHET, AND I-EM-HETEP"

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486220550
Author:
Budge, E. A. Wallis
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Budge, E. A. Wallis
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
History
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Ancient - Egypt
Subject:
Mythology, egyptian
Subject:
World History-Ancient Near East
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Egypt
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
19690631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
608
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 1.79 lb

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Thorough coverage of evolution of cults, rites and gods; the cult of Osiris; the Book of the Dead and its rites; the sacred animals and birds; Heaven and Hell; and more.

"Synopsis" by ,
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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