World Library  

Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

The Book of the Dead, the Papyrus of Ani

By Budge, E. A. Wallis

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0003467736
Format Type: PDF eBook :
File Size:
Reproduction Date: 2015

Title: The Book of the Dead, the Papyrus of Ani  
Author: Budge, E. A. Wallis
Language: English
Subject: Sacred Texts, Egypt, Non Fiction
Collections: Classic Sacred Texts
Publication Date:
Publisher: Sacred Text


APA MLA Chicago

Wallis Budge, E. A. (1895). The Book of the Dead, the Papyrus of Ani. Retrieved from

Description: Because of the substantial amount of hieroglypics interspersed in the original text, I have omitted the ### 'glyph' placeholder where context permits, for readability. Only actual illustations have been inserted into the file. Due to space considerations the interlinear translation, which is primarily of interest to students of Ancient Egyptian, will not be posted. This should not be a hardship, since the Dover reprint edition is still in print and widely available. The file above, which appears at on the Internet at Sacred-Texts for the first time is a faithful e-text of the 1895 edition of the E.A. Wallace Budge translation of the Egyptian Book of the Dead. In November of 2000 I inventoried my library and found that I was missing Budge's Book of the Dead. So when a copy of the Dover reprint came up at the local used bookstore, I purchased it. To my dismay, the version of the text widely posted on the Internet did not seem to match the Dover reprint of the 1895 version. According to John Mark Ockerbloom, the proprietor of the excellent Online Books Page, the version circulating on the Internet is a highly edited version of Budge from a much later date (1913). He writes:


Click To View

Additional Books

  • Egyptian Magic (by )
  • The Burden of Isis, Score Egy Boi (by )
  • The Demotic Magical Papyrus of London an... (by )
  • The Book of Gates, Score Egy Gate (by )
  • The Liturgy of Funeral Offerings, Score ... (by )
  • Legends of the Gods, Score Egy Leg (by )
  • The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark... (by )
  • Zetetic Astronomy, Earth Not a Globe, Sc... (by )
  • The Hieroglyphics of Horapollo Nilous (by )
  • The Egyptian Heaven and Hell, Score Egy ... Volume Vol. III (by )
  • The Pyramid Texts, Score Egy Pyt (by )
  • The History of King Lear : Acted at the ... (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.