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By Edwyn Bevan

First released in 1927, this identify provides a well-regarded examine of this exciting and infrequently over-looked interval of Egyptian historical past, either for the overall reader and the scholar of Hellenism.

Edwyn Bevan describes his paintings as ‘an try and inform afresh the tale of a superb event, Greek rule within the land of the Pharaohs…which ends with the unbelievable episode of Cleopatra’. the result's a awesome synthesis of old scholarship, prose sort and breadth of imaginative and prescient, so that it will nonetheless end up to be of worth to Egypt lovers and scholars of Egyptology.

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