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Published by Charles Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated from the Ancient Egyptian by John L.Foster.
ContributionsFoster, John L.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21615107M
ISBN 10068413781X

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Author: John L Foster: Publisher: Austin: University of Texas Press, Edition/Format: Print book: State or province government publication: English: 1st University of Texas Press edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Love poetry, Egyptian -- Translations into English. Love Songs of the New Kingdom, translated by John L Foster, from University of Texas Press, is part of the collection at the Reading Room. “What it was like to live and be in love in the time of the last great pharaohs of Egypt is re-created in this sparkling translation of ancient Egyptian love songs. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages illustrations 25 cm: Contents: Some rather lively lines (Papyrus Chester Beatty I)--Songs inscribed on an earthen vessel (Cairo ostracon )--Songs of the garden (Papyrus Harris )--Songs of great heart's ease (Papyrus Chester Beatty I)--Songs from a faded papyrus (Papyrus Harris There's not that much in Love Songs of the New Kingdom: each poem starts on a new page; some are accompanied on the facing page by hieroglyphic versions (which will be purely ornamental to most readers, and the original texts were in hieratic anyway); and there is a good selection of halftones (reproductions of ancient Egyptian paintings).This only leaves room for some fifty poems, many of.

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