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Title: Seth, God of Confusion: A Study of His Role in Egyptian Mythology and Religion. Proefschrift ter verkrijging van het Doctoraat in de Godgeleerdeheid aan de Rijksuniversiteit te Groningen. (Dissertation in the Theological Faculty of the State University of Groningen).
Description: Leiden, Brill; Groningen Rijksuniversiteit, 1967. Royal octavo. Pp. xiii, 168. Frontispiece. Plus 12 plates bound at end. With 16 text illustrations. Half-title present. Original printed grey wrappers. In a very good condition. ¶ ~ First edition, first printing. Renowned Egyptologist Prof. Dr. Herman te Velde's (1932-2019) original doctoral dissertation, presented to the University of Groningen, June 1st, 1967, with doctoral advisor Prof. Dr. Th. P. van Barren. The title-page in this first printing announces the doctoral inauguration and ceremony, as well as the name of the doctoral advisor (promotor). Shortly thereafter the book became a classic on the subject and was directly issued by Brill as Probleme der Ägyptologie VI, edited by Wolfgang Helck, with another title-page, another cover, and without the frontispiece in some copies. A reprint was published by Brill in 1977. [ADDED:] The present copy includes the extremely rare original 10-point Thesis Statement, in Dutch with Hieroglyphic and Hebrew texts, loosely inserted.

Keywords: Archaeology archaeological excavation excavations exploration explorations survey surveys geological anthropology anthropological geology archeology classical antiquity studies near far East Greece Greek Rome Roman Egypt medieval postmediaeval history p

Price: EUR 380.00 = appr. US$ 413.00 Seller: Librarium of The Hague
- Book number: 6441

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