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Author Massey, Gerald, 1828-1907.

Title Ancient Egypt : the light of the world / Gerald Massey.

Imprint New York : Cosimo Classics, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  932 M385a 2007    ---  Available
Description 672 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Note Reprint of the 1907 ed.
Contents Book 1. Sign-language and mythology as primitive modes of representation -- Book 2. Totemism, tattoo and fetishism as forms of sign-language -- Book 3. Elemental and ancestral spirits, or the gods and the glorified -- Book 4. Egyptian Book of the dead and the mysteries of Amenta -- Book[s] 5-6. Sign-language of astronomical mythology -- Book 7. Egyptian wisdom and the Hebrew Genesis -- Book 8. Egyptian wisdom in other Jewish writings --
Book[s] 9A-9B. Ark, the deluge, and the world's great year -- Book 10. Exodus from Egypt and the desert of Amenta -- Book 11. Egyptian wisdom in the revelation of John the Divine -- Book 12A. Jesus-Legend traced in Egypt for ten thousand years -- Book 12B. Mysteries and the miracles.
Note Appendix: A comparative list of some pre-existing and pre-Christian data which were christianized in the Canonical Gospels and the Book of Revelation: p. 663-671.
Subject Christianity -- Origin.
Egypt -- Religion.
Egypt -- Antiquities.
Civilization -- Egyptian influences.
Mythology, Egyptian.
Egypt -- Religious life and customs.
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