Author(s): Ogden Goelet
For millennia, the culture of the ancient Egyptians has fascinated historians and spiritual seekers. The 20th anniversary edition of this seminal work includes all-new material analysing the progress in modern Egyptology. Written some 3,500 years ago, the Papyrus of Ani is the best-preserved example of Egyptian thought. Including full-colour hieroglyphic images paired with an acclaimed translation and two gatefold spreads that showcase the papyrus's elaborately bordered images. This sumptuous edition brings to life one of humanity's finest spiritual treasures.
Dr. Raymond Faulkner (1894-1982) - renowned British Egyptologist - was a major contributor to the field of Egyptian philology, the translator of many important texts, and the author of numerous scholarly publications.Dr. Ogden Goelet is Associate Research Scholar of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University.J. Daniel Gunther is an author and editor who also serves as a consultant and advisor for numerous publications in the field of occultism.James Wasserman is an author and book designer in Florida whose innovative vision shaped the unique format of this book.