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Literary and lexical texts and the earliest administrative documents from Nippur

Literary and lexical texts and the earliest administrative documents from Nippur

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Published by Undena Publications in Malibu, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nippur (Extinct city)
    • Subjects:
    • Akkadian language -- Texts.,
    • Sumerian language -- Texts.,
    • Nippur (Extinct city) -- History -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Aage Westenholz.
      SeriesBibliotheca Mesopotamica ;, v. 1, pt. 1, Old Sumerian and old Akkadian texts in Philadelphia, chiefly from Nippur ; pt. 1
      ContributionsWestenholz, Aage., University of Pennsylvania. University Museum.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPJ3711 .O43 pt. 1
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 199, iii p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5057910M
      ISBN 100890030081, 089003009X
      LC Control Number74021135

      Pesher Nahum: Texts and Studies in Jewish History and Literature from Antiquity through the Middle Ages Presented to Norman (Nahum) Golb. Edited by Joel L. Kraemer and Michael G. Wechsler with the participation of Fred Donner, Joshua Holo, and Dennis Pardee.   A. Sutherland - - Nippur (Sumerian: Nibru, "Enlil City"; Akkadian: Nibbur) was among the most ancient of Sumerian cities and one of the most important religious centers throughout Mesopotamia. Some researchers date back the city’s creation to about BC. Throughout the history of Sumer, Nippur - located northeast of the town of Ad-Diwaniyah, now in southeastern .

      Ancient literary criticism has always been a particularly inaccessible subject for the non-specialist student. This edition provides for the first time the principal texts in translation, giving the reader a full view of ancient literary criticism and its development. In addition to well-known texts such as Aristotle's Poetics, Horace's Art of Poetry, and Longinus's On Sublimity, the book. Nippur Neighborhoods (The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago) Elizabeth C. Stone This study of two domestic neighbourhoods at Nippur, TA and TB, correlates information from texts found in these houses with architectural modifications to the buildings, and considers the socio-economic circumstances of the occupants.

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Get this from a library. Literary and lexical texts and the earliest administrative documents from Nippur. [Aage Westenholz; University of Pennsylvania. University Museum.;]. Old Sumerian and Old Akkadian Texts in Philadelphia Chiefly from Nippur: Part 1: Literary and Lexical Texts and the Earliest Administrative Documents (English, Akkadian and Sumerian Edition) [Westenholz, Aage] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Old Sumerian and Old Akkadian Texts in Philadelphia Chiefly from Nippur: Part 1: Literary and Lexical Texts and the Earliest 5/5(1). Benjamin R. Foster, "Old Sumerian and Old Akkadian Texts in Philadelphia Chiefly from Nippur. Literary and Lexical Texts and the Earliest Administrative Documents from Westenholz," Journal of Near Eastern Stud no.

4 (Oct., ): Old Sumerian and Old Akkadian Texts in Philadelphia, Chiefly from Nippur: Part One, Literary and Lexical Texts and the Earliest Administrative Documents from Nippur by Aage Westenholz (pp. ) Review by: Daniel Reisman.

Literary and Lexical Texts and the Earliest Administrative Documents from Nippur. By AAGE WESTENHOLZ. Bibliotheca Mesopo-tamica, vol.

Malibu, California: Undena Publications, Pp. xii + + 3 pls. $ (cloth), $12 (paperback). This volume is the first of a projected series the purpose of which is definitive pub-lication of the pre. Old Sumerian and Old Akkadian Texts in Philadelphia, Chiefly from Nippur. Part 1: Literary and Lexical Texts, and the Earliest Administrative Documents from Nippur, Aage Westenholz.

xii + + 3 pls. Cloth ISBN $ 2/1. Babylonian Planetary Omens. Part 1: Venus Tablet, E. Reiner and D. Pingree. Westenholz, Aage, Literary and Lexical Texts and the Earliest Administrative Documents from Nippur [Bibliotheca Mesopotamica 1] (Malibu, ), pp.

12 – 13 (N i). Landsberger, B. and Balkan, K., “ Die Inschrift des assyrischen Königs Irisum, gefunden in Kültepe ,” Belleten 14 (): (line 14) ; Grayson, Albert.

The earliest literary author known by name is Enheduanna, a Sumerian priestess and public figure dating to ca. the 24th century BCE. Certain literary texts are difficult to date, such as the Egyptian Book of the Dead, which was recorded in the Papyrus of Ani around BCE, but other versions of the book probably date from about the 18th.

Scholars used the lexical texts to find the meanings of Sumerian words and to reinterpret the texts they were working with. The Uses of Lexical Texts. The earliest lexical texts from fourth millennium B.C. Uruk represent an inventory of words, documenting the newly invented administrative.

Their texts usually consisted of economic and administrative documents, but by the third millennium B.C., Sumerian scribes were also copying down essays, hymns, poetry and myths.

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Description: volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm. Contents: pt. Literary and lexical texts and the earliest administrative documents from Nippur: Series Title: Bibliotheca Mesopotamica, v. Responsibility: by Aage Westenholz.

Babylonian Literary Texts in the Sch. an Administrative Documents from the. Lexical texts and the Earliest Adminis-trative Documents from Nippur.

Bib. Gregorian Biblical Book Shop. Visicato and Westenholz. Early Dynastic and Sargonic tablets from Adab in the Cornell Univeristy collections. CDL Press. Westenholz, A. Old Sumerian and Old Akkadian Texts in Philadelphia Chiefly from Nippur, Vol. 1 Literary and Lexical Texts and the Earliest Administrative Documents from Nippur.

Malibu. The earliest lexical texts in Mesopotamia date to the Uruk IV period and come from the site of Uruk in Southern Mesopotamia.

About 15 % of the texts found at Uruk can be classified as lexical texts, i.e., texts that did not serve an administrative purpose (see a list of the lexical texts from Uruk). The larger part of these texts date to the. Nippur (Sumerian: Nibru, often logographically recorded as 𒂗 𒆤 𒆠, EN.LÍL KI, "Enlil City;" Akkadian: Nibbur) was among the most ancient of Sumerian cities.

[citation needed] It was the special seat of the worship of the Sumerian god Enlil, the "Lord Wind", ruler of the cosmos, subject to An was located in modern Nuffar in Afak, Al-Qādisiyyah Governorate, Iraq. BM 1. Old Sumerian and Old Akkadian Texts in Philadelphia, Chiefly from Nippur.

Part I: Literary and Lexical Texts, and the Earliest Administrative Documents from Nippur. Aage Westenholz. xii + + 3pls. Cloth ISBN $ Table of Contents. BCE Papyrus of Ani, Book of the Dead the Babylonian Poor Man of Nippur; the Epic of Gilgamesh (Akkadian version) the older Avesta on Ancient Iranian faiths Tale of Two Brothers from the Egyptian Papyrus D'Orbiney by the scribe Ennana.

Iron Age Edit. Iron Age texts predating Classical Antiquity (12th to 8th centuries BC): BCE Song of. Over the last few months, we have harped about quite a few world’s oldest historical artifacts and institutions, ranging from the oldest known song to the oldest operating this time around, we have decided to present yet another pillar of human culture – literature, and how it started out from the perspective of history.

The diagram gives an idea of the way the mathematical and lexical texts are linked together. know, as our earliest century bc city of Nippur show that Sumerian literary culture was. Nippur From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For the Argentinian comic books character, see Nippur de Lagash.

Nippur Ruins of a temple platform in Nippur—the brick structure on top was constructed by American archaeologists around Shown within Iraq Location Nuffar, Al-Qādisiyyah Governorate, Iraq Region Mesopotamia Coordinates 32°07′″N 45°14′″ECoordinates: 32°Referred to by mainstream scholars as the Nippur Tablet, the ancient clay tablet recovered from the ancient city of Nippur is the only existing ancient document of the Sumerian Flood Story.

It contains six columns of written text, three per side with approximately 10 to 15 lines in each column and is written in ancient Sumerian.p. 1. Sumerian Mythology INTRODUCTION THE SOURCES: THE SUMERIAN LITERARY TABLETS DATING FROM APPROXIMATELY B. C. The study of Sumerian culture introduced by the present volume, Sumerian Mythology, is to be based largely on Sumerian literary sources; it will consist of the formulation of the spiritual and religious concepts of the Sumerians, together with the reconstructed .