First Steps in Egyptian 1895: A Book for Beginners

First Steps in Egyptian 1895: A Book for Beginners

Paperback Dover Books on Egypt

By (author) Sir E. a. Wallis Budge

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  • Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
  • Format: Paperback | 352 pages
  • Dimensions: 180mm x 217mm x 18mm | 349g
  • Publication date: 1 March 2004
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0486430995
  • ISBN 13: 9780486430997
  • Edition: Facsimile
  • Edition statement: Facsimile edition
  • Illustrations note: 0 (but many hieroglyphs)
  • Sales rank: 496,097

Product description

The 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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