Author:Budge, E.A. Wallis

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The Mummy: A History of Extraordinary Practices of Ancient Egypt

By: Budge, E.A. Wallis

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, NY, Bell Publishing Company: 1989

Seller ID: 037006

ISBN: 0517675803

Condition: Very Good+


xii, 404 pp, black boards w/gilt lettering, dj black-brown w/illustrated front & rear panels. The preservation of the human body by embalming or mummification was the primary goal of every ancient egyptian who wished to obtain eternal life. The author presents a history of ancient Egypt and describes the infinite care, techniques, andheavy expense that went into mummifying a body. prev owner used whiteout to cover name on the ffep. View more info