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A Popular Account of the Ancient Egyptians. Revised and Abridged from ...
John Gardner Wilkinson, Sir
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18th dynasty according adopted Alnwick Castle ancient animals appearance Arab arch bastinado Beni Hassan blue boats body bricks bronze cloth colour columns confined cubits custom deceased Diodorus dynasty early Egypt Eileithyias embalming emblem employed evidently Fcap feet figures found at Thebes frequently funeral glass gold and silver Greece Greeks Hassan Heptanomis Herodotus hieroglyphics imitation inches introduced inundation invention iron kind king land length linen lower Lower Egypt manufacture mentioned metal mode modern Egyptians monuments mummy Museum Nile Nilometers ornamented Osiris paintings papyrus period persons Pharaoh Philoteras piece Plin Pliny Post 8vo present day priests probably Ptolemy purpose Pyramids quantity quarries reign remarkable Remeses represented ring Romans round sacred sails says sculptures Second Edition side sometimes stone Strabo supposed talents talents weight taste temple Thebes Thoth Thothmes threads tion tombs upper various vases Vols weight wood Woodcut wooden
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