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Published by NTC Pub. Group in Lincolnwood, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mythology, Egyptian -- Juvenile literature,
  • Isis (Egyptian deity) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Osiris (Egyptian deity) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Mythology, Egyptian,
  • Isis (Egyptian deity),
  • Osiris (Egyptian deity)

Book details:

About the Edition

An Egyptian legend in which twin sisters who lived 2000 years ago were changed forever when they participated in a temple ritual reenacting the lives of Isis and Osiris.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 48).

StatementGeraldine Harris.
SeriesLooking at Egyptian myths and legends
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL2450.I7 H37 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL666209M
ISBN 100844247634, 0714121045
LC Control Number97011872

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