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Title The Greek magical papyri in translation, including the Demotic spells / edited by Hans Dieter Betz.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1996-


Location Call No. Status
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  133.43 BETZ V.1    DUE 05-31-22
Edition 2nd ed., with an updated bibliography.
Description volumes : illustrations ; 26 cm
Note Translations of Greek, Demotic, and Coptic texts found in: Papyri graecae magicae, 2nd ed., with translations of fifty additional texts.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-353).
Contents V. 1. Texts.
Summary "The Greek Magical Papyri" is a collection of magical spells and formulas, hymns, and rituals from Greco-Roman Egypt, dating from the second century BC to the fifth century AD. This volume contains fresh translations of these and other texts.
Subject Magic, Greek -- Early works to 1800.
Magic, Egyptian -- Early works to 1800.
Incantations -- Early works to 1800.
Charms -- Early works to 1800.
Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri) -- Translations.
Charms. (OCoLC)fst00852494
Incantations. (OCoLC)fst00968415
Magic, Egyptian. (OCoLC)fst01005526
Magic, Greek. (OCoLC)fst01005531
Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri) (OCoLC)fst01008356
Indexed Term Classical texts
Studies in occult and quasi-religious beliefs
Genre/Form Early works. (OCoLC)fst01411636
Translations. (OCoLC)fst01423791
Added Author Betz, Hans Dieter, 1931-
Added Title Papyri graecae magicae. English.
ISBN 0226044475 (v. 1: pbk.)
9780226044477 (v. 1: pbk.)
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