Land of Enchanters: Egyptian Short Stories from the Earliest Times to the Present Day


Land of Enchanters: Egyptian Short Stories from the Earliest Times to the Present Day
Name Land of Enchanters: Egyptian Short Stories from the Earliest Times to the Present Day
Author Bernard W. Lewis
Description The 1948 first edition, published by Harvill Press, was among the first to translate Egyptian stories into modern English without ye olde archaic affectation. In this second edition, four stories have been added and some revisions in translation have been made. The 22 stories are from ancient, Greco-Roman, Coptic, and Muslim Egypt. Names and allusions are explained in footnotes. There is no index or bibliography. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher Markus Wiener Publishers
Language Not Available
Rating 4.2
ISBN 1558762671
Total Pages 196
Published Year 2017
Published Month 14
Published Day 8
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