People who viewed this item also viewed. Picture Information. Mouse over to Zoom - Click to enlarge. Have one to sell? Sell now - Have one to sell?
Ancient Egyptian Literature: The Old and Middle Kingdoms - Miriam Lichtheim - Google книги
Get an immediate offer. Get the item you ordered or get your money back. Learn more - opens in new window or tab. Seller information jab Contact seller. See other items More See all. Item Information Condition:.
Sign in to check out Check out as guest. The item you've selected was not added to your cart. Make Offer -. Resume making your offer , if the page does not update immediately. Add to Watchlist Unwatch. Watch list is full. Longtime member. May not ship to Germany - Read item description or contact seller for shipping options.
See details. Item location:. Walker, Louisiana, United States. Ships to:. United States. This amount is subject to change until you make payment.
For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions - opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions - opens in a new window or tab.
Special financing available. Any international shipping is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. Learn More - opens in a new window or tab International shipping and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Learn More - opens in a new window or tab Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. O, how vain are human hopes, before the unrelenting decrees.
Ancient Egyptian Literature: An Anthology / Edition 1
Even though he command thee to surrender Upper Egypt to the Ethiopians and to conclude a brotherly alliance with these foes, accomplish it, when thou beholdest my ring upon his finger; for through the lips of rulers speaketh immortal Osiris. And write also a second edict, that from this hour even unto the end of time, no prisoner shall have his tongue torn from his mouth upon the field of battle. Thus have I spoken. The captain fell upon his face, and thereupon he withdrew to write the decrees; the prince, however, urged the courtier to gaze afresh upon his wound, for it sorely distressed him.
Even though he command thee to release the captives from their chains and to bestow the whole earth upon the people, do thou it, when thou observest the sacred ring upon his finger, for through the lips of rulers speaketh immortal Osiris.
Shop now and earn 2 points per $1
Write yet one more edict, recalling from banishment my preceptor Jetron, who is the wisest and noblest of the Egyptians. The chamberlain fell upon his face, but ere he had time to withdraw for the engrossing of the edicts, the high priest entered. When, however, the holy ring of the Pharaohs gleams upon thy finger, utter thy commands, and I will obey thee, even though thou shouldst have the miraculous shrine of Ammon destroyed, for through the lips of rulers speaketh immortal Osiris. I crave only, that thou writest an edict concerning the solemn transference of the mortal remains of my mother Zefora unto the catacombs, and a second edict.
He was not able to bear the potency of the medicine, which I was not fain to administer unto him, that monarch of monarchs.
With him, therefore, is left only the deputy of the high priest, that, when he dies, the sacred ring may be removed from his finger and bestowed upon thee as a token of unbounded authority. But thou growest ever paler and paler, O Horus," be added. Let me hear the truth. It may be that they are already bearing his ring unto thee.
But nevertheless I shall not utterly perish. I shall bequeath blessing, peace, happiness unto the people. Will it be long now? The moon was drawing nigh unto the palm-tree and was already touching its foremost leaves; the finely crunched sand was softly rustling in the water-clocks.
Terms and conditions. Toggle navigation. Back 0 Marked Mark Options.
- An Introduction to Social Anthropology: Other People’s Worlds.
- Ancient Egyptian Literature: An Anthology.
- Main navigation.
Holdings In. New College Ivey. Royal Ontario Museum. UofT at Scarborough. Victoria University E.cosrelenswebqui.gq
Ancient Egyptian Literature
Subjects subject. Egyptian literature--Translations into English. Egypt--Literary collections. More Details added author. Ritner, Robert Kriech, Simpson, William Kelly.
Related Ancient Egyptian Literature: An Anthology
Copyright 2019 - All Right Reserved