Egyptian Book of the Dead

The Book of Going Forth by Day
Ogden Goelet, Raymond Faulkner, Carol Andrews

The Egyptian Book of the Dead contains large print, full color images of actual drawings from Egyptian walls, and translated interpretations of the drawings.


Product Description

This large book is filled with full color images redrawn to nearly exact replication to the original works of art found within the walls of the pyramids and other antient Egyptian structures. Along with these brilliant works of art are the scholarly interpretations, described in detail, by some of the leading historians for Egyptian culture. The five historians share stories of powerful Gods, many fascinating rituals, and common practices of the people of ancient Egypt.

With such chapters as:

  • Thoughts on this Twentieth Anniversary Edition by James Wasserman
  • Preface by Carol A. R. Andrews
  • Map Key to the Papyrus of Ani
  • An Annotated Bibliography and Study Guide by Dr. Ogden Goelet