References

This is a list of my Egyptology Collection. I do not endorse any of these books. Some are excellent. Some are not so excellent. I decided to put them all up because I feel that a mulch-paradigm assessment of available literature is important for everyone.

  • Abt, Theodor (2003). Knowledge for the Afterlife.
  • Aldred, Cyril (1998). The Egyptians.
  • Allen, James P. (2005). The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts.
  • Allen, James P. (2005). The Art of Medicine in Ancient Egypt.
  • Allen, James P. (1999). Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs.
  • Allen, James P. (1989). Religion and Philosophy in Ancient Egypt.
  • Allen, Thomas George (1960). The Egyptian Book of the Dead: Documents in the Oriental Institute Museum at the University of Chicago.
  • Almond, Jocelyn (2000). An Egyptian Book of Shadows.
  • Amenta, Alessia (2005). The Treasures of Tutankhamun and the Egyptian Museum of Cairo.
  • Andrews, Carol (2004). Egyptian Mummies
  • Andrews, Carol (1994). Amulets of Ancient Egypt.
  • Andrews, Carol (1990). The Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead.
  • Antelme, Ruth Schumann (2001). Sacred Sexuality in Ancient Egypt: The Erotic Secrets of the Forbidden Papyri.
  • Antelme, Ruth Schumann (1998). Becoming Osiris: The Ancient Egyptian Death Experience.
  • Arnold, Dieter (1997). Temples of Ancient Egypt.
  • Assmann, Jan (2006). Death and Salvation in Ancient Egypt.
  • Assmann, Jan (2001). The Search for God in Ancient Egypt.
  • Baines, John (2000). Cultural Atlas of Ancient Egypt.
  • Baines, John (1981). Religion in Ancient Egypt: Gods, Myths, and Personal Practice.
  • Barker, Henry (1999). Egyptian Gods and Goddesses
  • Barrett, Clive (1994). The Ancient Egyptian Tarot.
  • Barrett, Clive (1993). Egyptian Gods and Goddesses: The Mythology and Beliefs of Ancient Egypt.
  • Bongioanni, Alessandro (2007). Treasures of Ancient Egypt.
  • Booth, Charlotte (2008). Ancient Egypt (Travelers’ Guide to the Ancient World).
  • Brier, Bob (2005). The Murder of Tutankhamen.
  • Brier, Bob (1999). Ancient Egyptian Magic.
  • Brier, Bob (1996). Egyptian Mummies: Unraveling the Secrets of an Ancient Egyptian Art.
  • Budge, E. A. Wallis (1995). Egyptian Ideas of the Afterlife.
  • Budge, E. A. Wallis (1973). Osiris and the Egyptian Resurrection, Volume 1.
  • Budge, E. A. Wallis (1973). Osiris and the Egyptian Resurrection, Volume 2.
  • Budge, E. A. Wallis (1970). The Egyptian Book of the Dead: The Hieroglyphic Transcript of the papyrus of Ani.
  • Clark, Robert Thomas Rundle (1991). Myth and Symbol in Ancient Egypt.
  • Clark, Rosemary (2003). Sacred Magic of Ancient Egypt: The Spiritual Practice Restored.
  • Clark, Rosemary (2000). The Sacred tradition in Ancient Egypt: The Esoteric Wisdom Revealed.
  • Clayton, Peter A. (2006). Chronicle of the Pharaohs.
  • Collier, Mark (2003). How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphs: A Step-by-Step Guide to Teach Yourself.
  • Cott, Jonathan (1994). Isis and Osiris.
  • Cott, Jonathan (1989). Search for Omm Sety.
  • David, Rosalie (2003). Religion and Magic in Ancient Egypt.
  • David, Rosalie (2000). Conversations with Mummies: New Light on the Lives of Ancient Egyptians.
  • David, Rosalie (1999). The Handbook to Life in Ancient Egypt.
  • David, Rosalie (1998). Cult of the Sun: Myth and Magic in Ancient Egypt.
  • David, Rosalie (1997). Growing Up in Ancient Egypt.
  • David, Rosalie (1981). A Guide to Religious Ritual at Abydos.
  • Dee, Jonathan (2003). Isis: Queen of Egyptian Magic: Her Book of Divination & Spells.
  • Dennis, James Teackle (2008). The Burden of Isis: The Laments of Isis and Nephthys.
  • DK Publishing (2007). Eyewitness Travel Guides: Egypt.
  • Dodson, Aidan (2008). The Tomb in Ancient Egypt.
  • Dodson, Aiden (2006). Ancient Egypt: Pyramids and Hieroglyphs.
  • Dunand, Francoise (2006). Mummies and Death in Ancient Egypt.
  • Dunand, Francoise (1994). Discoveries: Mummies.
  • Egyptian Museum Cairo (2008). Anubis, Upwawet, and other Deities: Personal Worship and official religion in ancient Egypt.
  • Ellis, Normandi (1999). Feasts of Light: Celebrations for the Seasons of Life Based on the Egyptian Goddess Mysteries.
  • Ellis, Normandi (1988). Awakening Osiris: The Egyptian Book of the Dead.
  • El-Sabban, Sherif (2000). Temple Festival Calendars of Ancient Egypt.
  • El-Zeini, Hanny (2006). Omm Sety’s Egypt: A Story of Ancient Mysteries, Secret Lives, and the Lost History of the Pharaohs.
  • Faulkner, Raymond Oliver (2005). Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead.
  • Faulkner, Raymond Oliver (2004). The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts 1910.
  • Faulkner, Raymond Oliver (2000). Ancient Egyptian Coffin Texts: Spells, 1-354.
  • Faulkner, Raymond Oliver (2000). The Egyptian book of the Dead: The Book of Going Forth by Day.
  • Faulkner, Raymond Oliver (1970). Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian.
  • Fernea, Robert A. (2005). Nubian Ceremonial Life: Studies in Islamic Syncretism and Cultural Change.
  • Fischer, Henry George (1988). Ancient Egyptian Calligraphy: A Beginner’s Guide to Writing Hieroglyphs.
  • Fletcher, Joann (2009). The Egyptian Book of Living and Dying: The Illustrated Guide to Ancient Egyptian Wisdom.
  • Forrest, M. Isidora (2001). Isis Magic.
  • Foster, John L. (1992). Echoes of Egyptian Voices: An Anthology of Ancient Egyptian Poetry.
  • Frankfort, Henri (2000). Ancient Egyptian Religion: An Interpretation.
  • Frankfort, Henri (1978). Kingship and the Gods: A Stud of Ancient Near Eastern Religion as the Integration of Society and Nature.
  • Gahlin, Lucia (2004). Egypt: Gods, Myths, and Religion.
  • Gardiner, Alan Henderson (1957). Egyptian Grammar: Being an Introduction to the Study of Hieroglyphs.
  • Greger, C. Shana (1996). Cry of the Bennu Bird: An Egyptian Creation Story.
  • Griffith, F. (1974). The Leyden Papyrus: An Egyptian Magical Book.
  • Hansen, Kathy (1993). Egypt Handbook.
  • Harris, Eleanor L. (1998). Ancient Egyptian Divination and Magic.
  • Hart, George (1986). A Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses.
  • Hawass, Zahi (2006). Mountains of the Pharaohs: The Untold Story of the Pyramid Builders.
  • Hawass, Zahi (2006). The Royal Tombs of Egypt: The Art of Thebes Revealed.
  • Hawass, Zahi (2005). Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs: Official Companion Book to the Exhibition.
  • Hoch, James (1997). Middle Egyptian Grammar.
  • Hofmeyr, Dianne (2001). The Star-Bearer: A Creation Myth from Ancient Egypt.
  • Hornung, Erik (2007). The Egyptian Amduat: The Book of the Hidden Chamber.
  • Hornung, Erik (2002). The Secret Lore of Egypt: Its Impact on the West.
  • Hornung, Erik (2001). Akhenaten and the Religion of Light.
  • Hornung, Erik (1999). The Ancient Egyptian Books of the Afterlife.
  • Hornung, Erik (1999). History of Ancient Egypt: An Introduction.
  • Hornung, Erik (1996). Conceptions of God in Ancient Egypt: The One and the Many.
  • Houston, Jean (1998). The Passion of Isis and Osiris: A Gateway to Transcendent Love.
  • Ikram, Salima (2005). Divine Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt.
  • Ikram, Salima (1998). Mummy in Ancient Egypt: Equipping the Dead for Eternity.
  • Janot, Francis (2008). The Royal Mummies: Immortality in Ancient Egypt.
  • Jacq, Christian (2006). The Wisdom of Ptah-Hotep: Spiritual Treasures from the Age of the Pyramids and the Oldest Book in the World.
  • Jacq, Christian (1998). Fascinating Hieroglyphs: Discovering, Decoding, & Understanding the Ancient Art.
  • Jenkins, Siona (2008). Egyptian Arabic Phrasebook.
  • Karenga, Maulana (2006). Maat, the Moral Ideal in Ancient Egypt.
  • Karenga, Maulana (1989). Selections from the Husia: Sacred Wisdom of Ancient Egypt.
  • Kemp, Barry (2008). How to Read the Egyptian Book of the Dead.
  • Lambdin, Thomas Oden (1982). Introduction to Sahidic Coptic.
  • Linke, Jeff (2007). Isis & Osiris: To the Ends of the Earth.
  • Lehner, Mark (1997). The Complete Pyramids: Solving the Ancient Mysteries.
  • Lesko, Barbara S. (1999). The Great Goddesses of Egypt.
  • Lichtheim, Miriam (2006). Ancient Egyptian Literature: Volume I: The Old and Middle Kingdoms.
  • Lichtheim, Miriam (2006). Ancient Egyptian Literature: Volume II: The New Kingdom.
  • Lichtheim, Miriam (2006). Ancient Egyptian Literature: Volume III: The Late Period.
  • Lockyer, J. Norman (2005). The Egyptian Heavens and the Zodiacs of Denderah.
  • Lubicz, Isha Schwaller de (1995). The Opening of the Way: A Practical Guide to the Wisdom Teachings of Ancient Egypt.
  • Lubicz, Isha Schwaller de (1978). Her-Back: Egyptian Initiate.
  • Manniche, Lise (2006). An Ancient Egyptian Herbal.
  • Manniche, Lise (1987). Sexual Life in Ancient Egypt.
  • Masters, The Goddess Sekhmet: The Way of Five Bodies.
  • Maxwell, Virginia (2006). Lonely Planet: Egypt.
  • Mbiti, John S. (1991). Introduction to African Religion.
  • Meeks, Dimitri (1996). Daily Life of the Egyptian Gods.
  • Mertz, Barbara (2009). Red Land, Black Land: Daily Life in Ancient Egypt.
  • Mertz, Barbara (2007). Temples, Tombs, and Hieroglyphs: A Popular History of Ancient Egypt.
  • Meyerson, Daniel (2009). In the Valley of the Kings: Howard Carter and the Mystery of King Tutankhamun’s Tomb.
  • Millmore, Mark (2007). Imagining Egypt.
  • Mojsov, Bojana (2005). Osiris: Death and Afterlife of a God.
  • Morenz, Siegfried (1992). Egyptian Religion.
  • Murray, Margaret Alice (1904). The Osireion at Abydos.
  • Naydler, Jeremy (2004). Shamanic Wisdom in the Pyramid Texts: The Mystical Tradition of Ancient Egypt.
  • Naydler, Jeremy (1996). Temple of the Cosmos: The Ancient Egyptian Experience of the Sacred.
  • Nema (1995). Maat Magick: A Guide to Self-Initiation.
  • Nuhati Temple Fellowship (2007). Djosar Ma Nahah Nata: The Holy Foundation of the Eternal Law.
  • Nunn, J. F. (2002). Ancient Egyptian Medicine.
  • O’Connor, David B. (2009). Abydos: Egypt’s First Pharaohs and the Cult of Osiris.
  • O’Connor, David B. (1995). Ancient Egyptian Kingship.
  • Parkinson, R. B. (2006). Voices from Ancient Egypt: An Anthology of  Middle Kingdom Writings.
  • Pemberton, Delia (2010). Treasures of the Pharaohs.
  • Piankoff, Alexandre (1962). The Shrines of Tutankhamon.
  • Piankoff, Alexandre (1957). Mythological Papyri: Egyptian Religious Texts and Representations.
  • Piankoff, Alexandre (1954). The Tomb of Ramses VI. Two Volumes: Volume I – Texts; Volume II – Plates.
  • Pinch, Geraldine (2004). Egyptian Myth: A Very Short Introduction.
  • Pinch, Geraldine (2004). Egyptian Mythology: A Guide to the Gods, Goddesses, and the Traditions of Ancient Egypt.
  • Pinch, Geraldine (1994). Magic in Ancient Egypt.
  • Plutarch (1936). Plutarch: Moralia, Volume V, Isis and Osiris. The E at Delphi. The Oracles at Delphi No Longer Given in Verse. The Obsolescence of Oracles.
  • Quirke, Stephen (2001). The Cult of Ra: Sun-Worship in Ancient Egypt.
  • Rankine, David (2006). Heka: The Practices of Ancient Egyptian Ritual and Magic.
  • Redford, Donald B. (2002). The Ancient Gods Speak: A Guide to Egyptian Religion.
  • Reed, Ellen Cannon (2002). Circle of Isis: Ancient Egyptian Magic for Modern Witches.
  • Reeves, Nicholas (2005). Akhenaten: Egypt’s False Prophet.
  • Reeves, Nicholas (1996). The Complete Valley of the Kings: Tombs and Treasures of Egypt’s Greatest Pharaohs.
  • Reeves, Nicholas (1995). The Complete Tutankhamun: The King, the Tomb, the Royal Treasures.
  • Regula, deTraci (2010). Sounding the Sistrum: Rhythms & Rituals.
  • Regula, deTraci (2002). Mysteries of Isis: Her Worship and Magic.
  • Regula, deTraci (2001). Sacred Scarabs for Divination and Personal Power.
  • Reidy, Richard J. (2010). Eternal Egypt: Ancient Rituals for the Modern World.
  • Ritner, Robert Kriech (1993). The Mechanics of Ancient Egyptian Magical Practice.
  • Roberts, Alison (1997). Hathor Rising: The Power of the Goddess in Ancient Egypt.
  • Romer, John (1990). Ancient Lives: Daily Life in Egypt of the Pharaohs.
  • Ryan, Donald (2001). The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Ancient Egypt.
  • Sabuda, Robert (1997). Tutankhamen’s Gift.
  • Sands, Emily (2004). Egyptology: Search for the Tomb of Osiris.
  • Sauneron, Serge (2000). The Priests of Ancient Egypt.
  • Schultz, Regine (2002). Egypt: The World of the Pharaohs.
  • Schweizer, Andreas (2010). The Sungods’s Journey Through the Netherworld: Reading the Ancient Egyptian Amduat.
  • Scully, Nicki (2008). The Anubis Oracle: A Journey into the Shamanic Mysteries of Egypt.
  • Scully, Nicki (2007). Shamanic Mysteries of Egypt: Awakening the Healing Power of the Heart.
  • Seleem, Ramses (2004). The Egyptian Book of Life: A True Translation of the Egyptian Book of the Dead, Featuring Original Texts and Hieroglyphs.
  • Sety, Omm (1983). Abydos: Holy City of Ancient Egypt.
  • Shaw, Ian (2004). The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt.
  • Shennum, David (1977). English-Egyptian Index of Faulkner’s Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian.
  • Silverman, David P. (2003). Ancient Egypt.
  • Simpson, William Kelley (2003). The Literature of Ancient Egypt: An Anthology of Stories, Instructions, Stelae, Autobiographies, and Poetry.
  • Siuda, Tamara L. (2005). The Ancient Egyptian Prayerbook.
  • Siuda, Tamara L. (2003). The 42 Purifications: Meditations on a Translation of Chapter 125 of the Pert-em-Heru (Egyptian Book of the Dead).
  • Siuda, Tamara L. (1999). Nebt-het: Lady of the House.
  • Siuda, Tamara L. (1994). The Netjeru of Kemet: An Introduction.
  • Snowden, Frank M. (1971). Blacks in Antiquity: Ethiopians in the Greco-Roman Experience.
  • Some, Malidoma Patrice (1999). Healing Wisdom of Africa.
  • Some, Malidoma Patrice (1997). Ritual: Power, Healing, and Community.
  • Some, Malidoma Patrice (1995). Of Water and the Spirit: Ritual, Magic, and Initiation in the Life of an African Shaman.
  • Spence, Lewis (1990). Ancient Egyptian Myths and Legends.
  • Sprott, Duncan (2005). The Ptolemies: A Novel.
  • Strudwick, Helen (2006). The Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt.
  • Strudwick, Nigel (2010). Hieroglyph Detective: How to Decode the Sacred Language of the Ancient Egyptians.
  • Strudwick, Nigel (1999). Thebes in Egypt: A Guide to the Tombs and Temples of Ancient Luxor.
  • Szpakowska, Kasia (2003). Behind Closed Eyes: Dreams and Nightmares in Ancient Egypt.
  • Taylor, John H. (2010). Journey Through the Afterlife: Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead.
  • Teeter, Emily (2003). Ancient Egypt: Treasures from the Collection of the Oriental Institute University of Chicago.
  • Traunecker, Claude (2001). The Gods of Egypt.
  • Trigger, B. G. (1983). Ancient Egypt: A Social History.
  • Tower, Susan Hollis (1996). Hymns, Prayers, and Songs: An Anthology of Ancient Egyptian Lyric Poetry.
  • Tyldesley, Joyce (2007). Insider’s Guide to Egypt.
  • Tyldesley, Joyce (2006). Chronicle of the Queens of Egypt.
  • Tyldesley, Toby (2008). Cleopatra: Last Queen of Egypt.
  • U.S. National Gallery of Art (2002). The Quest for Immortality: Treasures of Ancient Egypt.
  • Waltari, Mika (2002). The Egyptian: A Novel.
  • Watterson, Barbara (2000). Gods of Ancient Egypt.
  • Watterson, Barbara (1998). The House of Horus at Edfu: Ritual in an Ancient Egyptian Temple.
  • Wengrow, David (2006). The Archaeology of Early Egypt: Social Transformations in North-East Africa. C. 10,000 to 2,650 BC.
  • Wente, Edward F. (1999). Gold of Praise: Studies in Ancient Egypt in Honor of Edward F. Wente.
  • Wilcox, Charlotte (1998). Mummies & their Mysteries.
  • Wickett, Elizabeth (2010). For the Living and the Dead: The Funerary Laments of Upper Egypt, Ancient and Modern.
  • Wilkinson, Richard H. (2008). Egyptian Scarabs.
  • Wilkinson, Richard H. (2008). Egyptology Today.
  • Wilkinson, Richard H. (2003). The Complete Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt.
  • Wilkinson, Richard H. (2000). The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt.
  • Wilkinson, Richard H. (1999). Symbol & Magic in Egyptian Art.
  • Wilkinson, Richard H. (1994). Reading Egyptian Art: A Hieroglyphic Guide to Ancient Egyptian Painting and Sculpture.
  • Wilkinson, Toby (2007). Lives of the Ancient Egyptians: Pharaohs, Queens, Courtiers and Commoners.
  • Wisner, Kerry (2004). Pillar of Ra: Ancient Egyptian Festivals for Today.
  • Wisner, Kerry (2002). Song of Hathor: Ancient Egyptian Ritual for Today.
  • Wisner, Kerry (2000). Eye of the Sun: The Sacred Legacy of Ancient Egypt.

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