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Published: 18 February 2016

416 Pages | 10 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199656127

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Chapter 1

Greco-Egyptian Interactions

Literature, Translation, and Culture, 500 BC-AD 300

Edited by Ian Rutherford

  • Covers a wide chronological span of time, from the fifth century BC into the Roman Empire
  • Features an introductory chapter providing an overview of the interaction between Greek and Egyptian culture
  • Draws on a broad range of literary texts from both cultures, including the newly discovered Book of Thoth and the Book of the Temple