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Erman, Adolf 1854-1937

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Works: 311 works in 1,900 publications in 10 languages and 12,120 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Periodicals  Sources  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Bibliography  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Adapter, Correspondent, Other, Annotator, Contributor, Creator
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Life in ancient Egypt by Adolf Erman( Book )

41 editions published between 1894 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What was it like to live in the ancient land watered by the Nile, thousands of years before Christ was born? How did a man earn his living, what did he wear, where did he go in his leisure time? What was the relationship between an ordinary Egyptian and his government, his wife, his children? Was life for him grim or optimistic, difficult or easy, reverent or worldly? Did his people travel, explore, conquer? Were they very much different from those of the other great civilizations of antiquity, the Greek and the Roman? What was the nature of their science, art, magic, religion? If the past has lessons for the present, what can we deduce from ancient Egyptian life that is of value to us today?
Ancient Egyptian literature : [a collection of poems, narratives, and manuals of instruction from the third and second millennia BC] by Adolf Erman( )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is a collection of some of the earliest extant literature from the great Ancient Egyptian civilization. Much of the material contained in this work - poems, narratives, songs and prayers - was translated here and made accessible to lovers of antiquity for the first time. Covering a range of topics including schools, religion and love, these texts provide the reader with a deeper understanding of ancient life along the Nile." --Book Jacket
The literature of the ancient Egyptians; poems, narratives, and manuals of instruction, from the third and second millennia B.C by Adolf Erman( Book )

35 editions published between 1927 and 2016 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient Egyptians : a sourcebook of their writings. by Adolf Erman( Book )

20 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and German and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Of the older masterpieces on ancient Egypt, Erman's present work has retained its intrinsic value as a monument of erudition, perhaps manily on account of the immutable loveliness and naivete of Egyptian belles-lettres themselves. This is still an unsurpassed selection of poems, narratives and instructional manuals of wit and wisdom from the most ancient men of letters."--Aziz S. Atiya
A handbook of Egyptian religion by Adolf Erman( Book )

78 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Religion der Ägypter, ihr Werden und Vergehen in vier Jahrtausenden by Adolf Erman( Book )

45 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text show the enormous and powerful machines that are used to demolish a building so that a playground can be built
Die hieroglyphen by Adolf Erman( Book )

54 editions published between 1912 and 1923 in German and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aegyptisches handwörterbuch by Adolf Erman( Book )

55 editions published between 1921 and 1995 in German and Egyptian and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die literatur der Aegypter; gedichte, erzählungen und lehrbücher aus dem 3. und 2 jahrtausend v. Chr by Adolf Erman( Book )

49 editions published between 1923 and 1979 in German and English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aegypten und aegyptisches leben im altertum by Adolf Erman( Book )

40 editions published between 1922 and 1987 in German and Arabic and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wörterbuch der aegyptischen Sprache; im Auftrage der deutschen Akademien herausgegeben by Adolf Erman( Book )

66 editions published between 1922 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zeitschrift für ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde( )

in English and German and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ägyptische Grammatik, mit Schrifttafel, Literatur, Lesestücken und Wörterverzeichnis by Adolf Erman( Book )

33 editions published between 1893 and 1911 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neuaegyptische Grammatik by Adolf Erman( Book )

41 editions published between 1880 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aegypten und aegyptisches Leben im Altertum by Adolf Erman( Book )

45 editions published between 1885 and 1923 in German and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ägyptische Grammatik : mit Schrifttaf., Paradigmen u. Übungsstücken z. Selbststudium u. z. Gebrauch in Vorlesungen by Adolf Erman( Book )

64 editions published between 1911 and 1972 in 5 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wörterbuch der aegyptischen Sprache : im Auftrage der deutschen Akademien : die Belegstellen by Adolf Erman( Book )

50 editions published between 1935 and 1992 in German and Egyptian and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wörterbuch der aegyptischen Sprache. Die Belegstellen. by Adolf Erman( Book )

52 editions published between 1935 and 1992 in German and Egyptian and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La religion des Égyptiens by Adolf Erman( Book )

19 editions published between 1937 and 1952 in French and English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papyrus Lansing eine ägyptische schulhandschrift der 20. dynastie by Adolf Erman( Book )

19 editions published in 1925 in 5 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Life in ancient Egypt
Alternative Names
Adolf Erman deutscher Ägyptologe

Adolf Erman Duits lexicograaf (1854-1937)

Adolf Erman egiptólogo e lexicógrafo alemão

Adolf Erman egittologo tedesco

Adolf Erman German egyptologist and lexicographer

Erman, A.

Erman A. 1854-1937

Erman, Ad 1854-1937

Erman, Adolphe.

Erman, Adolphe 1854-1937

Erman, Jean Pierre Adolf

Erman, Jean Pierre Adolphe.

Erman, Jean Pierre Adolphe 1854-1937

Erman, Johann Peter Adolf.

Erman Johann Peter Adolf 1854-1937

Erman, Johannes Petrus Adolfus

Erman Johannes Petrus Adolfus 1854-1937

Irmān, Adūlf

Irmān, Adūlf 1854-1937

Johann Peter Adolf Erman

Άντολφ Έρμαν

Адольф Эрман немецкий египтолог

אדולף ארמן

ادولف ارمان

أدولف إرمان، 1854-1937

أدولف إيرمان

إرمان, أدولف

إرمان، أدولف، 1854-1937

ადოლფ ერმანი

アドルフ・エルマン

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Ancient Egyptian literature : [a collection of poems, narratives, and manuals of instruction from the third and second millennia BC]Die Religion der Ägypter, ihr Werden und Vergehen in vier Jahrtausenden