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Frankfort, Henri 1897-1954

Overview
Works: 303 works in 1,443 publications in 7 languages and 16,597 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Other, Recipient, Correspondent, Speaker, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: BL96, 299.31
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Most widely held works by Henri Frankfort
The art and architecture of the ancient Orient by Henri Frankfort( Book )

185 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birth of civilization in the Near East by Henri Frankfort( Book )

86 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt are the subject of this book. Using the specific archaeological evidence which remains after five thousand years, Henri Frankfort attempts to establish the cultural innovations making the dim boundary between the prehistoric millennia and our own history
Ancient Egyptian religion, an interpretation by Henri Frankfort( Book )

67 editions published between 1900 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an unabridged republication of the 1948 text in which the author offers an interpretation of ancient Egyptian religion, and looks at how the belief that the universe is static and that only the changeless is significant informed all aspects of life in ancient Egypt
Before philosophy, the intellectual adventure of ancient man; an essay on speculative thought in the ancient Near East by Henri Frankfort( Book )

103 editions published between 1946 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Oriental Institute essay."Originally published under title: The intellectual adventure of ancient man. Introduction: Myth and reality, by H. and H.A. Frankfort.--Egypt: The nature of the universe. The function of the state. The values of life. By J.A. Wilson.--Mesopotamia: The cosmos of the state. The function of the state. The good life. By T. Jacobsen. Conclusion: The emancipation of thought from myth, by H. and H.A. Frankfort
Kingship and the gods, a study of ancient Near Eastern religion as the integration of society & nature by Henri Frankfort( Book )

74 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in English and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intellectual adventure of ancient man : an essay on speculative thought in the ancient Near East by Henri Frankfort( Book )

55 editions published between 1946 and 2003 in English and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Oriental institute essay.""Contains lectures given as a public course in the Division of the humanities of the University of Chicago."--Pref. Includes bibliographies. Introduction: Myth and reality, by H. and H.A. Frankfort. -- Egypt: The nature of the universe. The function of the state. The values of life. By J.A. Wilson. -- Mesopotamia: The cosmos as a state. The function of the state. The good life. By Thorkild Jacobsen. -- The Hebrews: God. Man. Man in the world. Nation, society, and politics. By W.A. Irwin. Conclusion: The emancipation of thought from myth, by H. and H.A. Frankfort
Cylinder seals; a documentary essay on the art and religion of the ancient Near East by Henri Frankfort( Book )

35 editions published between 1939 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tell Asmar and Khafaje; the first season's work in Eshnunna, 1930/31 by Henri Frankfort( Book )

18 editions published between 1932 and 1981 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stratified cylinder seals from the Diyala region by Henri Frankfort( Book )

26 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More sculpture from the Diyala region by Henri Frankfort( Book )

20 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tell Asmar, Khafaje and Khorsabad; second preliminary report of the Iraq Expedition by Henri Frankfort( Book )

15 editions published between 1933 and 1981 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gimilsin temple and the palace of the rulers at Tell Asmar by Henri Frankfort( Book )

17 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculpture of the third millennium B.C. from Tell Asmar and Khafājah by Henri Frankfort( Book )

22 editions published between 1939 and 1975 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The problem of similarity in ancient near eastern religions by Henri Frankfort( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 1982 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iraq excavations of the Oriental Institute, 1932/33 : third preliminary report of the Iraq Expedition by Henri Frankfort( )

10 editions published between 1934 and 1981 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1940 ethnographic field collection documenting religious and secular music of Spanish-speaking residents of rural Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado. Documents alabados (hymns), folk drama, wedding songs, and dance tunes. The recordings included in the Archive of Folk Culture collection were made in Alamosa, Manassa, and Antonito, Colorado, and in Cerro and Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico. In addition to these recordings, the collection includes manuscript materials and publications authored by Rael which provide insight into the musical heritage and cultural traditions of this region
Pre-Sargonid temples in the Diyala region by Pinhas Delougaz( Book )

15 editions published between 1942 and 1972 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mural painting of El-'Amarneh by Henri Frankfort( Book )

8 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oriental Institute discoveries in Iraq, 1933/34; fourth preliminary report of the Iraq Expedition by Henri Frankfort( Book )

15 editions published between 1935 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archeology and the Sumerian problem by Henri Frankfort( Book )

19 editions published between 1932 and 1981 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cenotaph of Seti I at Abydos by Henri Frankfort( Book )

17 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The intellectual adventure of ancient man : an essay on speculative thought in the ancient Near East
Alternative Names
Frankfort, G.

Frankfort H.

Frankfort, H. 1897-1954

Frankfort, H. A. 1897-1954

Frankfort, H. (Henri), 1897-1954

Frankfort, Hans 1897-1954

Frankfort, Henri A.

Frankfort, Henrri 1897-1954

Frankfort, Henry 1897-1954

Henri Frankfort

Henri Frankfort archeologo e egittologo olandese

Henri Frankfort Nederlands egyptoloog (1897-1954)

Henri Frankfort niederländischer Archäologe, Altorientalist und Ägyptologe

Франкфорт, Г 1897-1954

Франкфорт, Г. (Генри), 1897-1954

Франкфорт, Генри

הנרי פרנקפורט

פרנקפורט, הנרי

פרנקפורט, הנרי 1897-1954

فرانكفورت، هنري، 1897-1954

هـ. فرانكفورت، 1897-1954

هينري فرانكفورت

フランクフォート, H.

Languages
English (804)

Spanish (13)

Arabic (5)

Hebrew (3)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Ancient Egyptian religion, an interpretationKingship and the gods, a study of ancient Near Eastern religion as the integration of society & natureThe intellectual adventure of ancient man : an essay on speculative thought in the ancient Near East