Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The religion of ancient Egypt by Sir W. M.…

The religion of ancient Egypt

by Sir W. M. Flinders Petrie

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
13None723,089 (3.75)1



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 1 mention

No reviews
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 144005651X, Paperback)

Dizionario diM itologia Egizia, 1881-86. 1312 pp., 408 pis. A bout Msecond hand. (T he indispensable storehouse of facts and references.) WIEDEMANN. Religion of the Ancient Egyptians, 1897. 307 pp, 73 figs. 12s.6d. (T he best general view of the subject.) WIEDEMANN. Article in supplement to Hastings sD ictionary of theB ible. (E xcellent outline.) WIEDEMANN. Ancient Egyptian Doctrine of I mmortality, 1895. 71 pp., 21 figs., 2pis. 3s. MASPERO. Dawn of Civilisation, see pp. 81-222, 1894. 25s. (A popular outline by a master.) MASPERO. Etudes de Mythologie, 1893, 895 pp. MASPERO. Inscriptions des Pyramides deS aqqara, 1894. 456 pp., 9pi. KENOUF. Book of theD ead, 1893-1902. 308 pp., 53 pi. 2. (T he standard translation with the illustrations.) BUDGE. Gods of theE gyptians, 1904. 908 pp., 131 figs., 98 pis. 3, 3s. (U seful repertory, but illustrations not exact.) SAYCE. Religions of Ancient Egypt and Babylonia, 1902. 509 pp. 7s. 6d. (U seful for comparative view.) PETRIE. Religion and Conscience in Ancient Egypt, 1898. 176 pp. 2s. 6d. (A study of the nature of conscience, and the tribal aspect of religion.
(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, History, Folklore and Mythology.

Forgotten Books' Classic Reprint Series utilizes the latest technology to regenerate facsimiles of historically important writings. Careful attention has been made to accurately preserve the original format of each page whilst digitally enhancing the aged text. Read books online for free at www.forgottenbooks.org

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:09:26 -0400)

(see all 2 descriptions)

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
3 free
3 pay

Popular covers


Average: (3.75)
3.5 1
4 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Store | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 100,843,520 books! | Top bar: Always visible