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    First Steps in Egyptian 1895: A Book for Beginners (Dover Books on Egypt) (Paperback) By (author) Sir E. a. Wallis Budge

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    DescriptionThe dearth of suitable introductory texts presents a serious obstacle to the study of the Egyptian language, so this practical grammar answers a longstanding need. Its well-known and highly respected author, a Keeper of the Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities at the British Museum, has written many other popular Dover books on Egyptology. Contents include lists of frequently used signs and determinatives, a short vocabulary of about 500 words, a series of 31 texts and extracts (with interlinear transliteration and word-for-word translation), and a few untransliterated and untranslated texts (with glossary), to be worked out independently. This is a valuable book for archaeologists, anthropologists, and anyone with a professional or amateur interest in Ancient Egypt.


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    Title
    First Steps in Egyptian 1895
    Subtitle
    A Book for Beginners
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Sir E. a. Wallis Budge
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 352
    Width: 136 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 349 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780486430997
    ISBN 10: 0486430995
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S1.5
    BIC subject category V2: CF
    Libri: I-HP
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: CJBG
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25600
    Ingram Theme: CULT/NAFRIC
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002030
    LC subject heading: ,
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2CXG
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 493.182421
    LC classification: PJ1135 \.B
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 493/.182421
    BISAC V2.8: FOR001000
    LC classification: PJ1135 .B83 2003
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: 2CXG
    Thema V1.0: CJBG, CF, CJ
    Edition
    Facsimile
    Edition statement
    Facsimile edition
    Illustrations note
    0 (but many hieroglyphs)
    Publisher
    Dover Publications Inc.
    Imprint name
    Dover Publications Inc.
    Publication date
    01 March 2004
    Publication City/Country
    New York