Selective Bibliography concerning the history of reception of ancient Egypt

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References marked with a star (*) are not state of research but of historic interest; References with a prefixed "#" hash are primary sources.

 

Research area

 

1) Overview

 

 

2) Methodical approach 

 

 

3) Bibliographical information 

 

 

Topics

 

1) Hieroglyphs

 

2) Wisdom

  

3) Hermeticism

 

 

4) Religion

     

5) Philosophy

 

6) Mysteries

 

7) Esotericism (see also Hermeticism, Mysteries and Alchemy) 

 

8) Alchemy, Magic, Astrology (see also Hermeticism and Esotericism)

 

9) Antiquarianism and Archeology

 

10) Fine Arts (see also Objects)

 

 

11) Travelogues (#Voyageurs occidentaux en Égypte)

     

12) Fiction/Dramatic Works 

     

13) Treasures

     

 14) Political Iconography (see also Objects)

 

15) Mummies

     

 16) Orientalism

     

17) Egypt and Africa

 

18) Geography, especially the Nile