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Echoes of Egypt


Echoes of Egypt is a catalogue accompanying an exhibit at Yale's Peabody Museum of Natural History. Documenting two thousand years of the reception of ancient Egypt throughout the world, Echoes of Egypt transcends the typical account on Nineteenth and Twentieth Century 'Egyptomania'.





Paperback    £16.00
9781933789002 | Published: 2013
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The Economy of Certainty


Aron Zysow's 1984 PhD dissertation, 'The Economy of Certainty,' remains the most important treatment of Islamic legal theory in Western scholarship. It continues to be widely read and cited, and is published here in full with updated references, further reflections by the author, and with the addition of a nine-page Foreword by Robert Gleave.





Paperback    £30.00
9781937040093 | Published: 2013
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The Economy of the Roman World


An examination of the economic history of Rome in the Republican and Imperial periods. It considers evidence from archaeological and literary sources and offers an updated economic analysis.





Hardback    £41.00
9780979971358 | Published: 2016
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Education and Jobs


In this famous study, the author argues that the familiar correlation between educational training and job performance is a myth and that the upgrading of the supply of labor is meaningless unless we reconsider the nature of the demand. A lengthy new introduction by the author extends his critique into the 1990s.





Paperback    £29.00
9780971242753 | Published: 2003
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The Education-Jobs Gap


'A superb book notable for its effective synthesis of quantitative, qualitative, historical, and theoretical approaches. Livingstone explores an issue of vital importance: the growing disjunction between education and paid work in advanced industrial economies.' (Beverley H. Burris, University of New Mexico)





Paperback    £35.00
9781551930176 | Published: 2003
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The Edwin Smith Papyrus


This volume contains the original hieratic text, complete transcription into hieroglyphs, transliteration, English translation, philological apparatus and copiously illustrated medical commentaries for the 48 clinical cases of the Edwin Smith Papyrus.





Hardback    £205.00
9781937040017 | Published: 2012
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Edwin Smith Surgical Papyrus. Volume 1
The Edwin Smith Surgical Papyrus is one of the most important documents in the history of science, and one of the oldest known scientific treatises surviving from ancient Egypt. Vol 1 contains a historical introduction to the document, followed by translation and commentary. Volume 2 contains collotype facsimiles of the Papyrus.


Hardback    £194.00
9780918986733 | Published: 1991
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Egypt's Role in the Hebrew Bible

Volume 18 of the Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections presents the proceedings of a workshop held at the University of Lausanne on April 22-23, 2015, to explore the Egypt-Bible interface within this chronological constraint, and methodological ones as well. 20 illustrations, some colour.




Paperback    £38.00
9781720780410 | Published: 2018
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The Egyptian Book of the Dead
Presented here are seventy Book of the Dead documents housed in the Oriental Institute Museum at the University of Chicago. These documents, represented in whole or in part - all Eighteenth Dynasty or later - include seven papyri, three coffins, a shroud, a statuette, three stelae or similar and fifty-five ushabties. Reprint of the 1960 edition.


Hardback    £58.00
9781885923806 | Published: 2011
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The Egyptian Coffin Texts, Volume 8
With the appearance of this volume, the Oriental Institute marks the true completion of the Egyptian Coffin Texts Project , an international cooperative program begun by James Henry Breasted and Alan H. Gardiner in 1922 and edited by Adriaan de Buck from 1935 until his death in 1959.


Hardback    £93.00
9781885923400 | Published: 2006
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