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British Museum Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities

Overview
Works: 384 works in 878 publications in 2 languages and 8,408 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Catalogs  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Guidebooks  Commentaries  Inscriptions  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PJ1555.E5, 299.31
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Most widely held works by British Museum
The Rosetta Stone by E. A. Wallis Budge ( Book )
34 editions published between 1913 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great Egyptologist's fascinating account of the discovery of the linguistic keystone that enabled scholars to decipher ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics. Work of Young, Champollion, other scholars; implications for biblical scholarship, history of ancient Near East, much more. Clear, concise, accessible to layman. 23 photographs. Bibliography
A general introductory guide to the Egyptian collections in the British Museum by British Museum ( Book )
14 editions published between 1904 and 1971 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide to the Babylonian and Assyrian antiquities by British Museum ( Book )
18 editions published between 1900 and 1922 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Book of the dead : the papyrus of Ani in the British Museum by E. A. Wallis Budge ( Book )
31 editions published between 1890 and 1960 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete reproduction of Ani's papyrus, finest ever found. Full hieroglyphic text, interlinear transliteration, word-for-word translation, smooth translation
Chronicles of Chaldaean kings (626-556 B.C.) in the British Museum by British Museum ( Book )
8 editions published between 1956 and 1961 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Babylonian story of the deluge and the epic of Gilgamish, with an account of the royal libraries of Nineveh by British Museum ( Book )
18 editions published between 1920 and 2008 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Royal correspondence of the Assyrian empire by Leroy Waterman ( Book )
in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Late Babylonian astronomical and related texts by Theophilus G Pinches ( Book )
3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait painting from Roman Egypt by British Museum ( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide to the Egyptian galleries (sculpture) by British Museum ( Book )
6 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annals of the kings of Assyria. The cuneiform texts with translations, transliterations, etc., from the original documents in the British Museum by British Museum ( Book )
13 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected for the first time by the eminent scholar E. A. Wallis Budge, this work contains all of the written records of the early Assyrian kings, from the reign of Irishum in about B.C. 2000 to the reign of Ashur-nasir-pal, which ended in B.C. 860. The texts are presented in Assyrian with complete English translations and, where appropriate, photographs of the original inscriptions. Budge supplements the texts with discussions of their historical and anthropological contexts, as well as notes on the problems encountered in translation. For its thoroughness and for the fascinating insights
Babylonian and Assyrian sculpture in the British museum by H. R Hall ( Book )
2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Assyrian sculptures by British Museum ( Book )
6 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Briefe aus dem British Museum. <LIH und CT 2-33> by R Frankena ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in German and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bronze reliefs from the gates of Shalmaneser, King of Assyria, B.C. 860-825 by British Museum ( Book )
9 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rhind mathematical papyrus, British museum 10057 and 10058 by Papyrus Rhind ( Book )
6 editions published between 1923 and 1970 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Egyptian painting and drawing in the British Museum by T. G. H James ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of Egyptian scarabs, etc., in the British Museum by British Museum ( Book )
10 editions published between 1913 and 1982 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of the cuneiform tablets in the Kouyunjik collection of the British museum by British Museum ( Book )
19 editions published between 1889 and 1968 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Babylonian legends of the creation and the fight between Bel and the dragon, as told by Assyrian tablets from Nineveh by British Museum ( Book )
5 editions published between 1921 and 2011 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity British Museum

controlled identity British Museum. Department of Egyptian Antiquities

controlled identity British Museum. Department of Oriental Antiquities (1866-1886)

controlled identity British Museum. Department of Western Asiatic Antiquities

Britisches Museum Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities Ehemalige Vorzugsbenennung SWD
British Museum. Department of Egyptian Antiquities
British Museum. Dept. of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities
British Museum. Kuyunjik Collection
Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities.
Kouyunjik Collection
Kuyunjik Collection
Languages
English (263)
German (2)
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