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The Papyrus of Nes-Min: an Egyptian Book of the Dead

"At the end of the fourth century B.C., a Theban priest and scribe named Nesmin, who held numerous positions without ever becoming a member of the upper hierarchy, took with him to the tomb some of his own books instead of the more usual Book of the Dead."

Author(s):  Peck, William H
Format:  Article
Date:  2000
Source:  Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts
Volume:  74
Number:  1/2
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