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By Jame P. Allen

ISBN-10: 1628371145

ISBN-13: 9781628371147

ISBN-10: 1628371153

ISBN-13: 9781628371154

Completely revised and updated

James P. Allen presents a translation of the oldest corpus of historic Egyptian spiritual texts from the six royal pyramids of the 5th and 6th Dynasties (ca. 2350-2150 BCE). Allen’s revisions take into consideration fresh advances within the knowing of Egyptian grammar.


  • Sequential translations in line with all to be had resources, together with texts newly chanced on within the final decade
  • Texts numbered in accordance with the main familiar numbering procedure with new numbers from the most recent 2013 concordance
  • Translations mirror the essentially atemporal verbal procedure of previous Egyptian, which conveys the undying caliber that the text’s authors understood the texts to have

James P. Allen is Charles Edwin Wilbour Professor of Egyptology at Brown college and the President of the overseas organization of Egyptologists.

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