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Papyrus

Author: R B Parkinson; Stephen Quirke; Ute Wartenberg; Bridget Leach
Publisher: London : Published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Press, ©1995.
Series: Egyptian bookshelf.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Examine the methods of making and conserving papyrus, the various scripts written on it, the writing practices of the scribes, and the different uses of papyrus under the Pharaohs and their successors, the Ptolelmies and the Roman Emperors.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R B Parkinson; Stephen Quirke; Ute Wartenberg; Bridget Leach
ISBN: 0714109797 9780714109794
OCLC Number: 32365435
Notes: "Papyri in the Department of Egyptian Antiquities, British Museum" : p. 91-94.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Natural history and manufacture --
Practical usage --
Contents and storage --
Usage and survival outside Pharaonic Egypt.
Series Title: Egyptian bookshelf.
Responsibility: Richard Parkinson & Stephen Quirke ; with contributions by Ute Wartenberg & Bridget Leach.

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Examine the methods of making and conserving papyrus, the various scripts written on it, the writing practices of the scribes, and the different uses of papyrus under the Pharaohs and their successors, the Ptolelmies and the Roman Emperors.

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