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Published by University of Chicago P.; Cambridge U.P .
Written in English

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SeriesOriental Institute of the University of Chicago studies in ancient oriental civilization series;no.28
The Physical Object
Number of Pages111
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Open LibraryOL19948692M

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The Demotic Verbal System. Janet H. Johnson. Second printing, with corrections, The Book of the Dead or Going Forth by Day: Ideas of the Ancient Egyptians Concerning the Hereafter as Expressed in Their Own Terms. Translated by Thomas George Allen. Originally published in Download Saite Demotic Land Leases. George Robert. George R. Hughes, Saite Demotic Land Leases (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, ), 3–5, 74–75; for the rates, see the individual documents published in ibid., 9–10, 18, 28–29, 51–52, 68– Such financial excesses may stand in part behind the Book of Mormon condemnation of “priestcraft.”. Leases. Most surviving demotic lease documents are for land (fields, gardens, or orchards). Templates for leases of various objects (a field, weaver’s workshop, brewery, poultry farm, shop, garden, etc.) are conserved in the Hermopolis Legal Code, although as a sort of parenthesis in the broader context of contestations to a property Author: Sandra Lippert.   The subject of this paper is the relationship between the Demotic Egyptian Inaros-Petubastis Cycle and the Greek novel. I will not argue that the Greek novel as a whole arose from Egyptian literature; that theory has been rightly laid to rest by scholars working in the area, most recently by Susan Stephens and the late Jack Winkler in their edition of the fragments of the Cited by:

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