Setna II: A Detailed Summary & Commentary
The story known as Setna II (also Setna Khaemaus and Si-Osire...
The Tales of Prince Setna
Among the most engaging and influential works from Egyptian literature...
The Negative Confession
The Negative Confession (also known as The Declaration of Innocence...
The Pillow Book
The Pillow Book (Makura no Soshi) is a personalised account of...
Stories from the Westcar Papyrus
The Westcar Papyrus, dated to the Second Intermediate Period of...
The Westcar Papyrus
The ancient Egyptians enjoyed storytelling as one of their favorite...
Homer's Odyssey is an epic poem written in the 8th century...
Homer's Iliad describes the final year of the Trojan War, a...
The Coffin Texts
The Coffin Texts (c. 2134-2040 BCE) are 1,185 spells, incantations...
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