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Egyptian hieroglyphs for complete beginners, Bill Manley

Label
Egyptian hieroglyphs for complete beginners
Title
Egyptian hieroglyphs for complete beginners
Statement of responsibility
Bill Manley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • egy
  • eng
Summary
Teaches how to translate Egyptian hieroglyphs into English using a step-by-step procedure that includes the use of photographs and line drawings
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Manley, Bill
Dewey number
493/.111
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PJ1097
LC item number
.M25 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egyptian language
  • Egyptian language
  • Egyptian language
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Egyptian language
  • Egyptian language
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Egyptian language
Label
Egyptian hieroglyphs for complete beginners, Bill Manley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "New step-by-step method"--Cover
  • "47 illustrations."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inscriptions : Stela of Mereri (c.2200 BC) : Sound signs ; Direction of writing ; Vowels and pronunciation ; Determinatives ; How do we know how to read hieroglyphs? ; Signs writing 2 or 3 sounds ; Sound complements ; Unexpected writings ; What is transliteration? -- Another Stela of Mereri (c.2200 BC) : The offering formula ; 'a' and 'the' ; Even more unexpected writings ; Ideograms? ; What is Middle Egyptian? -- Stela of Minuser (c.2200 BC) : Word order -- Funerary stamp of Mermose (c.1350 BC) -- Inner coffin of Khnumhotep, son of Nebtu (c.1800 BC) : More about the offering formula ; Identity -- Stela of Dedu and Satsobk (c.1900 BC) : Feminine words ; Why food offerings? -- Stela of Ty (c.2200 BC) -- Stela of Intef and Nesumontju (c.1700 BC?) : Titles of Osiris -- Stela of Shenwy and Hedjret (c.1900 BC) : The dedication formula ; The family -- Coffin of Khnumhotep, son of Henib (c.1850 BC) -- Kings' names : Kings' Titularies -- Stela of Djet, from his tomb at Abydos (c.2950 BC) -- Stela of Raneb (c.2750 BC) ; Inscription of Khakaura Senusret III (c.1836-1818 BC) : Writing plurals -- Another inscription of Khakaura Senusret III (c.1836-1818 BC) -- Three inscriptions of Ramesses II (c.1279-1213 BC) -- Three stelae of Thutmose IV (c.1400-1390 BC) from the Great Sphinx : Epithets ; The king and the gods -- Inscriptions from a golden shrine of Tutankhamun (c.1332-1322 BC) -- The oldest texts and earliest hieroglyphs : How did writing begin in Egypt? -- Slate palette of King Narmer from the Temple of Horus (c.2950 BC) -- Ivory comb of King Djet from his tomb (c.2950 BC) -- Ivory label of King Den from his tomb (c.2900 BC) -- Putting it all together : two inscriptions -- Marriage inscription of Amenhotep III (c.1390 BC) : 'he is' or 'she is' -- Offering-chapel of Sarenput II at Aswan (c.1850) -- Epilogue -- List of kings' names -- List of gods -- List of hieroglyphic signs -- List of words in hieroglyphs
Control code
ocn767564398
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780500290286
Lccn
2011936390
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780500290286
  • (OCoLC)767564398
Label
Egyptian hieroglyphs for complete beginners, Bill Manley
Publication
Note
  • "New step-by-step method"--Cover
  • "47 illustrations."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inscriptions : Stela of Mereri (c.2200 BC) : Sound signs ; Direction of writing ; Vowels and pronunciation ; Determinatives ; How do we know how to read hieroglyphs? ; Signs writing 2 or 3 sounds ; Sound complements ; Unexpected writings ; What is transliteration? -- Another Stela of Mereri (c.2200 BC) : The offering formula ; 'a' and 'the' ; Even more unexpected writings ; Ideograms? ; What is Middle Egyptian? -- Stela of Minuser (c.2200 BC) : Word order -- Funerary stamp of Mermose (c.1350 BC) -- Inner coffin of Khnumhotep, son of Nebtu (c.1800 BC) : More about the offering formula ; Identity -- Stela of Dedu and Satsobk (c.1900 BC) : Feminine words ; Why food offerings? -- Stela of Ty (c.2200 BC) -- Stela of Intef and Nesumontju (c.1700 BC?) : Titles of Osiris -- Stela of Shenwy and Hedjret (c.1900 BC) : The dedication formula ; The family -- Coffin of Khnumhotep, son of Henib (c.1850 BC) -- Kings' names : Kings' Titularies -- Stela of Djet, from his tomb at Abydos (c.2950 BC) -- Stela of Raneb (c.2750 BC) ; Inscription of Khakaura Senusret III (c.1836-1818 BC) : Writing plurals -- Another inscription of Khakaura Senusret III (c.1836-1818 BC) -- Three inscriptions of Ramesses II (c.1279-1213 BC) -- Three stelae of Thutmose IV (c.1400-1390 BC) from the Great Sphinx : Epithets ; The king and the gods -- Inscriptions from a golden shrine of Tutankhamun (c.1332-1322 BC) -- The oldest texts and earliest hieroglyphs : How did writing begin in Egypt? -- Slate palette of King Narmer from the Temple of Horus (c.2950 BC) -- Ivory comb of King Djet from his tomb (c.2950 BC) -- Ivory label of King Den from his tomb (c.2900 BC) -- Putting it all together : two inscriptions -- Marriage inscription of Amenhotep III (c.1390 BC) : 'he is' or 'she is' -- Offering-chapel of Sarenput II at Aswan (c.1850) -- Epilogue -- List of kings' names -- List of gods -- List of hieroglyphic signs -- List of words in hieroglyphs
Control code
ocn767564398
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780500290286
Lccn
2011936390
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780500290286
  • (OCoLC)767564398

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