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The Egyptian Book of Living & Dying: The Illustrated Guide to Ancient Egyptian Wisdom Paperback – January 1, 1999

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One of Egyptology's most exciting writers unfolds the mysteries of ancient Egypt's amazingly diverse belief system in a book that displays a wealth of quotations, including spells from the Book of the Dead. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.

About the Author

Joann Fletcher, PhD, is a freelance Egyptologist, increasingly familiar to a popular audience through her pioneering TV work as both researcher and presenter.  She acts as consultant to several museums and research organizations, including the Bioanthropology Foundation, for which she has undertaken excavation work in Egypt and examination of royal mummies in Cairo.  She has made numerous appearances on radio as well as television and is archaeology writer for The Guardian newspaper.
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Product Details

  • Paperback: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Duncan Baird (April 7, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1844838056
  • ISBN-13: 978-1844838059
  • Product Dimensions: 6.6 x 5.4 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.8 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,978,655 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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The book is in excellent shape, but is s smaller version of the one I wanted. The print is so small that it is very difficult to read.
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