Ancient Egyptian Literature

Ancient Egyptian Literature

An Anthology

Book - 2001
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All major genres of Egyptian literature are represented in this anthology of poems, all translated into elegant English verse and providing an intimate glimpse into the lives of ancient Egyptians. The 41 pieces include hymns, such as Akhenaten's Hymn to the Sun, yarns, Ramesside love songs, laments, schoolboy' texts and instructions, visions and religious thoughts. Includes a glossary.
Publisher: Austin, TX : University of Texas Press, 2001
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780292725263
0292725264
9780292725270
0292725272
Characteristics: xxiii, 272 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Egyptian literature

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vcheriyan
Oct 25, 2015

Very nice read.

It is interesting to see that the human nature hasn't changed that much in 2000 years.

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