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From Papyrus Bremner-Rhind (1.9)
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Subject: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World; Egyptian Canonical Compositions; Divine Focus; Cosmologies


The papyrus from which this text is taken (pBM 10188) is a collection of theological treatises and magic spells against the dangers of the Netherworld (represented in sum by the demon Apophis), compiled from various sources at the beginning of the Ptolemaic Period. This selection, originally composed perhaps as early as the Ramesside Peri…

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Allen, James P., “From Papyrus Bremner-Rhind (1.9)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 14 October 2019 <>

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