A Short History of the Egyptian People With Chapters on their Religion, Daily Life, Etc.
London: J. M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1914. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. XI, , 280pp. Original green cloth with gold lettering on spine. Color frontispiece. Title page in red and black lettering. This remarkable work provides a handy introduction to the study of Egyptian history. The first six chapters are devoted to a description of the country of Egypt and the Nile, and the ancient Egyptians, and the principal facts of their history, which covers a period of more than four thousand years. The next three chapters describe briefly the main outlines of the Religion and Daily Life of the Egyptian people, and of their worship of the dead. Some rubbing on spine and along edges. Offsetting on endpapers. Binding in overall fair, interior in good+ to very good condition. g. Item #33529