Egyptomania

Author: Ronald H. Fritze
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1780236859
Size: 58.41 MB
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In Egyptomania, Ronald H. Fritze takes us on a historical journey to unearth the Egypt of the past, a place inhabited by strange gods, powerful magic, spell-binding hieroglyphs, and the uncanny, mummified remains of ancient people.

Conflicted Antiquities

Author: Elliott Colla
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822390398
Size: 45.72 MB
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Conflicted Antiquities is a rich cultural history of European and Egyptian interest in ancient Egypt and its material culture, from the early nineteenth century until the mid-twentieth.

Egyptomania

Author: Jean-Marcel Humbert
Publisher: Natl Gallery of Canada
ISBN: 9780888846365
Size: 40.24 MB
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Egyptomania, an exhibition jointly organized by the National Gallery of Canada and the Musee du Louvre, offers a representative selection of masterworks from around the world.

Roman Egyptomania

Author: Sally-Ann Ashton
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 35.18 MB
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Accompanying an exhibition held at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, from September 2004 to May 2005, this volume contains more than one hundred objects which reflect the earliest episode of Egyptomania.

Egypt Land

Author: Scott Trafton
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822333623
Size: 50.54 MB
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DIVExplores the relation between nineteenth-century American interest in ancient Egypt in architecture, literature, and science, and the ways Egypt was deployed by advocates for slavery and by African American writers./div ""Egypt Land" is ...

Egyptomania Goes To The Movies

Author: Matthew Coniam
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476629862
Size: 79.47 MB
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1 Gliddon's attempts to excuse his faux pas by attributing it to unclear hieroglyphs
, which he blamed on drunken Egyptian coffin-makers, only added to the general
hilarity, and the newspapers gleefully reported on the comedy in terms of
resounding mockery. It is perhaps on the basis of episodes such as these that the
very term “Egyptomania” became established as the marker of a phenomenon of
which intellectual sobriety is not necessarily to be expected, and whose effects
can be ...

Egyptomania

Author: Carole Saturno
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
ISBN: 9781786270917
Size: 20.93 MB
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Find out all about Ancient Egypt in this beautifully illustrated and innovative Lift The Flap book.