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The world of the Egyptians

Jacques Champollion

The world of the Egyptians

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Published by Gifford in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt
    • Subjects:
    • Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C.

    • Edition Notes

      Illus. on lining papers.

      Statementtext by Jacques Champollion; translated [from the French] by Joël Rosenthal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT61 .C4313
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p.
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5342377M
      ISBN 100707104122
      LC Control Number72196388
      OCLC/WorldCa534206


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