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  • Paperback: 64 pages
  • Publisher: British Museum Press; 01 edition (29 Mar. 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0714150215
  • ISBN-13: 978-0714150215
  • Product Dimensions: 15.3 x 0.5 x 21.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,071,895 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"The new booklet bursts into colour, including accurate photographs of the recently cleaned stone..."
--Times Higher Educational Supplement, June 2005

About the Author

Richard Parkinson is an Assistant Keeper in the Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan at the British Museum, specializing in Ancient Egyptian texts; in 1999 - 2000 he curated the exhibition celebrating the bicentenary of the Rosetta Stone's discovery, Cracking Codes. His publications include Voices from Ancient Egypt, the prize-winning The Tale of Sinuhe and Other Ancient Egyptian Poems 1940 - 1640 BC, Poetry and Culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt and Cracking Codes.

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