The Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

Margaret Bunson

List Price: $45.00

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Gramercy Books

Hardcover / Coffee table


"The Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt is the first single-volume reference guide to the remarkable culture that flourished on the banks of the Nile from the predynastic period, 3200 B.C., to the fall of the New Kingdom in 1070 B.C."


The Mummy: Unwrap the Ancient Secrets of the Mummies' Tombs by Joyce Tyldesley

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Carlton Books


Soft cover / coffee table

"The Mummy explores every aspect of the mythological and cultural background of mummification - the religion and rituals, the myths of Osiris and Isis and the cult of the Pharaohs. Much of the treasure of these ancient tombs lay hidden until relatively recently, but once discovered, there was no stopping the archaeologists, grave robbers and fortune hunters on their quest for greater bounty."


The Search for Cleopatra
by Michael Foss

List Price: $14.95

Sale Price: $7.99




Arcade Publishing



"Imagine a woman of sufficient interest to throw future ages into a labyrinth of dreams. Imagine her in all the variety and grace and appeal of mature womanhood taken to its utmost possibility, with the mind and body to captivate a Caesar, a world-conqueror, an emperor. Did such a person exist, or was she only a figment of the imagination?"

The Civilization of Ancient Egypt
by Paul Johnson

Sale Price: $12.99




Harper Perennial


Softcover / coffee table

"A leading historian and bestselling author re-creates 3,000 years of Egyptian civilization with an authoritative text splendidly illustrated with 150 illustrations in full color."

The Animal World of the Pharaohs
by Patrick F. Houlihan

Sale Price: $29.99




Thames & Hudson


Hardcover / coffee table

"Animals of all kinds - mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians - were hugely important to the ancient Egyptians in their daily lives, in their work, leisure and religious practices. In this lavishly illustrated book, the first of its kind, Patrick Houlihan examines all aspects of the relationship between people and animals in ancient Egypt, and identifies the animals most commonly represented in art and hieroglyphs."

Gods of Ancient Egypt
by Barbara Watterson





Bramley Books


Hardcover / coffee table

"Gods of Ancient Egypt is the first book to trace the origins of all the major deities of ancient Egypt and link each of them to a particular time and place."




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