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By E. A. Wallis Budge

Sir E. A. Wallis Budge (1857-1934) was once Keeper of the British Museum’s division of oriental antiquities from 1894 till his retirement in 1924. undertaking many missions to Egypt looking for historic items, Budge was once highly profitable in amassing papyri, statues and different artefacts for the trustees of the British Museum: numbering into the millions and of serious cultural and old value. Budge released good over a hundred monographs, which formed the improvement of destiny scholarship and are nonetheless of significant educational price this present day, facing topics reminiscent of Egyptian faith, historical past and literature.


This quantity, first released in 1902, is the ultimate quantity of 8 via Budge facing various sessions within the historical past of Egypt. The narrative levels from the top of the reign of Ptolemy IV, c. 210, to the demise of Cleopatra VII in c.30 B.C. this can be a interesting and significant paintings, that's nonetheless of significant price to these attracted to Egyptology and archaeology.

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