Egyptian Hieroglyphs for Complete Beginners

Egyptian Hieroglyphs for Complete Beginners

An entirely fresh and accessible approach to reading ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs by a proven expert, this step-by-step introduction assumes no previous knowledge of grammar or ancient languages, but guides you through the inscriptions, from simple to more complex, supported by full explanations and translations.

You will see your knowledge and skills grow as Bill Manley clearly explains the mysteries of hieroglyphs without jargon or technical terms, guiding the reader step by step through 27 real-life, unaltered texts from stelae, tombs and portable objects. Specially commissioned line drawings present engaging texts clearly and elegantly, while fact boxes bring to life images of monuments of high officials and kings, giving glimpses of ancient Egyptian society and beliefs.

ISBN 9780500051726
nr. of pages 160
Additional Info Bill Manley, Thames & Hudson, 2016,
H 25 cm
W 19 cm

169,00kr. (about 19 €)

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