2 volumes in 1. v. 26-27. Light copper sealed cloth over boards; black titles and border decorations. Ancient drawings facsimile and hieroglyphic writings. Untrimmed page edges. Original publication, available to ship immediately. An account of traditions of Ancient Egypt, edited from three copies written in the XIXth, XXth and XXVIth Dynasties, and describing ceremonies of peoples indigenous to the Nile Valley, having to do with the reconstitution of the dead body, and more. Frontispiece photo plate shows tools; 56 illustrations in the text. Good. No dust jacket. Foxing and old glue discoloration inside covers. Age-toning to paper. Two areas found of slight binding separation. First edition. Presumed 1st, not stated. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Book of Opening the Mouth; The Egyptian ...
Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, TrÃ¼bner & Co. Ltd.
Publication Date: 1909
Binding: Hard cover
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