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Egyptian magic. by Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English



  • Egypt


  • Magic, Egyptian.,
  • Egypt -- Religion.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsBF1591 .B8 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 234 p.
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4770758M
LC Control Number78172157

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