Poems and Translations (Classic Reprint)

Poems and Translations (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Poems and Translations Mrs. Grifith translated the chapters on Egypt ian Religion in Maspero's Les Origines (dawn of Civilization) and produced English editions of Wiedemann's The Ancient Egyptian Doctrine of the Immortality of the Soul (1895) and Religion of the Ancient Egyptians the German originals of both being greatly improved and amplified with Professor Wiedemann's help. She also re-edited as often as was necessary the translation by Miss Edwards of Maspero's Egyptian Archaology, and took part with her husband in a series of trans lations of Egyptian inscriptions printed on pp. 522 5 5344 of The World's Best Literature, edited by her friend Mr. Charles Dudley Warner of Boston. Here her name appeared in conjunction with that of her husband; with this exception almost all her work was strictly anonymous. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 12mm | 304g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243084900
  • 9780243084906