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Petrie, W. M. Flinders (William Matthew Flinders) 1853-1942

Overview
Works: 979 works in 3,635 publications in 3 languages and 28,948 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Cartographer, Creator, Photographer, ed
Classifications: DT60, 913.32
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Social life in ancient Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

26 editions published between 1923 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decorative patterns of the ancient world for craftsmen by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

36 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arts & crafts of ancient Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

54 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a handbook for understanding ancient Egyptian art as the expression of a unique culture. Petrie, an early practitioner of the cultural approach to art, considers 15 different art or craft forms, ranging from the splendid goods made for pharaohs to humble objects of everyday life
Seventy years in archaeology by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

30 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The working and intellectual biography of the great archaeologist Flinders Petrie, who was one of the founding fathers of Egyptology, will inevitably be of interest to all those involved with ancient Egypt. Here we have accounts of the research, the observations and the writing of some of the most important work conducted in Egyptology."--BOOK JACKET
Religious life in ancient Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

20 editions published between 1906 and 1972 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

75 editions published between 1894 and 2005 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egyptian decorative art; a course of lectures delivered at the Royal Institution by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

46 editions published between 1895 and 2013 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic examination of the historical development of Egyptian decorative art offers interesting views on Egyptian taste in decorating, the ornamental writing of hieroglyphs, the origin of patterns, and more. Over 200 carefully drawn figures illustrate types of decoration under discussion: zigzags, waves, spirals, feathers, rosettes, lotus blossoms, basket work, cornices, gods and goddeses, the scarab, and much else. Invaluable to students of fine art, art history, and the decorative arts
Ten years' digging in Egypt, 1881-1891 by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

61 editions published between 1892 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt and Israel by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

42 editions published between 1896 and 1931 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion and conscience in ancient Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

34 editions published between 1898 and 2011 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 1898 collection of lectures, the great Egyptologist explores the nature of religion, as well as popular ancient beliefs about the soul; spirit, animal, human, and cosmic gods; character and conscience; duties of parents and children; and more
The revolutions of civilisation by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

32 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Researches in Sinai by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

30 editions published between 1903 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods & aims in archaeology by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

20 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Syria and Egypt; from the Tell el Amarna letters by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

29 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amulets by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

36 editions published between 1914 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tanis by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

40 editions published between 1885 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dendereh, 1898 by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

34 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarabs and cylinders with names, illustrated by the Egyptian collection in University College, London by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

47 editions published between 1917 and 1994 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The religion of ancient Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

28 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal religion in Egypt before Christianity by W. M. Flinders Petrie( Book )

15 editions published between 1909 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1909 work by the father of modern Egyptology begins by tracing theories of consciousness and religion, and applying them to Egyptian documents dating back to 500 B.C. The author examines what the ancients believed about the world, the gods, and how to live. He covers their organizations, dwellings, and marriage customs as well
 
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Alternative Names
Flinders Petrie

Flinders Petrie Ägyptologe

Flinders Petrie Egiptoloog

Flinders Petrie egittologo e archeologo britannico

Flinders Petrie, W.M. 1853-1942

Flinders Petrie, W. M. 1853-1942 Sir

Flinders Petrie, W. M. (William Matthew), 1853-1942

Flinders Petrie, W. M. (William Matthew), Sir, 1853-1942.

Flinders Petrie, William M. 1853-1942

Flinders Petrie, William Matthew.

Flinders Petrie, William Matthew 1853-1942

Flinders Petrie, William Matthew Sir

Flinders Pitri

Petrie, Flinders.

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Petrie, Flinders 1853-1942 Sir

Petrie, Flinders Sir

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Petrie, Flinders W. M.

Petrie, M. Flinders 1853-1942

Petrie, Sir Flinders

Petrie, Sir William Matthew Flinders

Petrie, W. M. Flinders.

Petrie, W. M. Flinders 1853-1942

Petrie, W. M. Flinders 1853-1942 Sir

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Petrie, W. M. Flinders (William Matthew Flinders)

Petrie, W. M. Flinders (William Matthew Flinders), Sir

Petrie, W. M. Flinders (William Matthew Flinders), Sir, 1853-1942

Petrie, William Flinders 1853-1942

Petrie, William M. 1853-1942

Petrie, William Matthew Flinders

Petrie, William Matthew Flinders 1853-1942

Petrie, William Matthew Flinders 1853-1942 Sir

Petrie, William Matthew Flinders, Sir, 1853-1942

William Flinders Petrie

William Flinders Petrie archeolog i egiptolog brytyjski

William Matthew Flinders Petrie

William Matthew Flinders Petrie egiptólogo británico

Φλάιντερς Πέτρι

Виллиамъ Флиндєрсъ Пєтри

Питри, Флиндерс

Флиндерс Питри

Фліндерс Пітрі

פלינדרס פיטרי

بتري، و. م. فلندرز 1853-1942

بتري، و. م. فلندرز (وليام ماثيو فلندرز)، 1853-1942

سر ولیم پٹری

فلندرز بيتري

و. م. فلندرز بتري، 1853-1942

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Languages
English (769)

Spanish (2)

Danish (1)

Covers
Decorative patterns of the ancient world for craftsmenThe arts & crafts of ancient EgyptEgyptian decorative art; a course of lectures delivered at the Royal InstitutionReligion and conscience in ancient EgyptThe religion of ancient EgyptLetters from the desert : the correspondence of Flinders and Hilda PetrieHidden hands : Egyptian workforces in Petrie excavation archives 1880-1924