TheTeachings of Ptahhotep – Full Text English Translated

THE INSTRUCTION OF PTAH-HOTEP The Ethics of Argument–Manners for Guests–From Father to Son–A Just Judge–The Treatment of Servants–Duties of the Great–The Test of Friendship–The Beauty of Obedience–One Generation to Another–Whom…

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Palermo Stone – English Text Translation

The Palermo stone exists in fragments (1 in Palermo, Sicily, 4 in Cairo and 1 in London). It has short, year by year accounts of major events, mostly ceremonies, festivals…

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Code of Urukagina Text – English translation

“THE PRACTICES OF FORMER DAYS” Since time immemorial, since the seed corn (first) sprouted forth, the head boatman had the boats in charge for his own benefit, the head shepherd…

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Le Istruzioni di Shuruppak – Testo integrale in Inglese

1-13 In those days, in those far remote days, in those nights, in those faraway nights, in those years, in those far remote years, at that time the wise one…

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Instructions of Shuruppak – Full Text English Translation

1-13 In those days, in those far remote days, in those nights, in those faraway nights, in those years, in those far remote years, at that time the wise one…

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