Ray, John: Reflections of Osiris: Lives from Ancient Egypt
Book Number: 000904
Oxford Univ Pr Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A. 2002 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall New book, 176 pages. Spanning more than two millennia, this book captures the flavor of life in ancient Egypt through vivid profiles of eleven actual people and the god Osiris. Some of the figures profiled here are famous - Royal Architect Imhotep, Pharoah Hatshepsut, Horemheb, and Pahroah Nectanebo II, but equally intruiging are the lives of everyday Egyptians who are also resurrected here be they a farmer, scribe, or temple dancer.