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Ancient Egyptian Reader
General information and numerous translations of work from this period.
The Deir el-Medîna Database
Database of non-literary documents found at Egyptian village of Deir el-Medina archaeology excavation.
Demotic Texts on the World Wide Web
A guide to internet resources on papyri.
Duke Papyrus Archive
Images and texts concerning various ancient Egyptian papyri, plus links to papyrology on the web.
Egyptian Love Poetry
Ancient verse, c. 2000 - 1100 B.C.E.
Two texts by Flinders Petrie.
Hymn to Ra
A glimpse at the Egyptian reverence for their gods.
The Love Songs of the Chester Beatty
A papyrus containing songs for entertainment.
An excerpt from Herodotus's The Histories.
The Offering of Uha
Male and female circumcision, c. 2400 B.C.E.
The Papyri Pages
Pictures, articles, and links about ancient Egyptian papyri.
The Papyrus Carlsberg Collection
A large collection housed at the University of Copenhagen.
The Precepts of Ptah-Hotep, c. 2200 B.C.E.
Electronic text of Ptah-Hotep's precepts, as translated by Horne.
Princess Ahura - The Magic Book
A tale, c. 1100 B.C.E., from The World's Story, A History of the World in Story, Song and Art.
Pyramid Texts Online
Discover the texts in the pyramid of Unas, has photographs of the walls and translations.
The Rosetta Stone
Translation of the Greek section.
The Shipwrecked Sailor
A tale of Ancient Egypt, c. 2200 B.C.E.
The Tale of Horus and the Pig, c. 1900 B.C.E.
Why the Egyptians did not eat pork from the Coffin Text, c. 1900 B.C.E.
The Tale of the Eloquent Peasant
A remarkable appreciation of the rights of the common people, c. 1800 B.C.E.