First Steps in Egyptian by E.A. Wallis Budge
Publication: 1923 Kegan Paul Trench, Trubner
Anyone curious about hieroglyphics will appreciate this classic primer by renowned English Egyptologis Sir E.A. Wallis Budge. This practical grammar comprises lists of frequently used signs and determinatives, a vocabulary of about 500 words, a series of 31 texts and extracts (with interlinear transliteration and word-for-word translation), and a few untransliterated and untranslated texts (with glossary), to be worked out independently.
Condition: Original dark red boards, gilt title on spine, binding tight, all pages clean with no markings, an especially clean and bright copy in FINE condition