Volume 1 of the most comprehensive, scholarly work on Osiris. Includes translations of numerous texts, reproductions of classical Egyptian art a iconography, the Heaven of Osiris, liturgy, shrines and mysteries, funeral and burial practices, human sacrifice, judge of the dead, links between Osiris worship and African religions, much more.Reprinted from a rare 1910 portfolio, 160 sensuous and exotic images depict a breathtaking array of florals, geometries, and abstracts a all elegant in their stark simplicity. ... Rip Van Winkle (1905) to masterworks such as Undine, A Midsummer Nighta#39;rDream, and Wind in the Willows (1939). ... Beginning with perspective, this commonsense manual progresses to the figure in movement, light and shade, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Osiris and the Egyptian Resurrection|
|Author||:||E. A. Wallis Budge|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2013-10-09|