Book of Thoth

Egyptian - A manuscript containing the wisdom of Thoth. The manuscript was enclosed in boxes made successively of gold, silver, ivory, ebony, bronze and finally iron. This was thrown into the Nile and the finder would acquire great knowledge. In some accounts it is equated with the Book of the Dead. Also referred to as Book of Thoth, Book of the Dead, Book of the Dead, Chapters of Pert Em Rhu, Coming Forth by Day, Chapters of Port em Hru or The Coming Forth of the Day.

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