The Egyption Author:Mika Waltari, trans. International Collector's Library edition. — The Egyptian is a tremendous novel of war, intrigue, murder, passion and religious strife more than 3,000 years ago. — One of the all-time best sellers in its original American edition, it was also a best seller throughout Europe, a Book-of-the-Month Club selection and the basis for an exceptionally pop... more »ular motion picture.
Entirely authentic, it has the broad sweep of truly major fiction coupled with intense human interest.« less