An Illustrated Dictionary of the Gods and Symbols of Ancient Egypt
- ISBN 9780500272534
- 24.10 x 15.60 cm
- 114 Illustrations, 0 in colour
- First published 1982
‘Sufficiently entertaining and manageable to be read straight through … many curious questions are answered’ – British Museum Society
In this compact guide to the gods and symbols of Ancient Egypt – their interpretation, significance and cults – many puzzling and intriguing questions are answered in nearly 300 entries.
Over 100 illustrations have been chosen to complement the text and the book also includes a revised bibliography, a detailed index to the illustrations and extended captions.
This is an informative yet concise guide that will prove invaluable to all students and interested laymen.