Magic in Ancient Egypt

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Author  Geraldine Pinch
Publisher  British Museum Press
Publication Date   December 31, 1994
ISBN  0714119369
Pages  192

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Reclaims Egyptian mysticism from the lunatic fringe. A serious exploration of how different sorts of `magic' were used in very practical ways by a society known throughout the ancient world as the `mother of magicians'. A final chapter examines its persistent fascination.

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