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Egypt. JABLONSKI. Pantheon Aegyptiorum.

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Egypt. JABLONSKI. Pantheon Aegyptiorum.
 JABLONSKI, Paul Ernst. Pantheon Aegyptiorum sive de diis eorum commentarius.... Francofurti ad Viadrum, Ioan. Christ. Kleyb, 1750-1752

3 parts in a volume 8vo, 190x120 mm; marbled boards. Title writen on the spine. Red sprayed edges. Pp. 12, 304; 2, 276; 26, 208, CLVI, 36. Prolegomena p. CLVI, follow pt. 3. Printed on 2 columns.Woodcut ornaments, headpieces, finals. Marginalia. Ex libris inside cover. Good copy.

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First edition. The author, a doctor of theology in Frankfurt and a member of the Royal Academy of Sciences in Berlin, based his work on the mythology of the Egyptians, with numerous analogies with Greco-Roman mythology. "His work on Coptic language and antiquities and their application to the explanation of the linguistic and material difficulties of the Old Testament is very worthy" (ADB XIII, 527). The Pantheon Aegyptiorum is one of his most important writings in this area.
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