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- Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is slightly rubbed. xx & 246 pages; and viii & 228 pages. Black-and-white illustrations & hieroglyphics. The edges of the book are foxed. Very good.
First published in 1909. Number 26 in the series "Books on Egypt and Chaldea".
Texts and translations of the ancient Egyptian formulas recited in ceremonies to reconstitute the body of a dead man and to restore its heart-soul ["Ba"] which left it at the moment of death.
Title: THE BOOK OF OPENING THE MOUTH: The Egyptian Texts with English Translations. Two Volumes in One.
Publisher: New York: Benjamin Blom, Inc., 1972.: 1972.
Book Condition: Very good
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Seller ID: 36053
Keywords: ANTHROPOLOGY; ANCIENT EGYPT; EGYPTOLOGY; E. A. WALLIS BUDGE; THE BOOK OF OPENING THE MOUTH: THE EGYPTIAN TEXTS WITH ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS; FORMULAS; CEREMONIES FOR THE DEAD; RITUALS; HIEROGLYPHICS; ILLUSTRATIONS.