THE WORSHIP OF THE SERPENT Traced Throughout the World: Attesting The Temptation and Fall of Man by the Instrumentality of a Serpent Tempter. Second Edition, Considerably Enlarged.
Price: $325.00 USD
Place Published: London
Publisher: J.G. & F. Rivington.
Date Published: 1833.
Edition: Second Edition, Enlarged.
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 310423
Second Edition, Enlarged. Octavo, original publisher's dark green cloth with black leather spine titled in gilt, black coated endpapers, top edges gilt. 475 pp. With three engraved plates, one full-page plan, and two engraved folding maps. From the library of Edward L. Margetts, M.D., with his name, and acquisition date in ink on the verso of the front free endpaper. Pencil notes, plus an old bookseller's description clipped and mounted to the verso of the front free endpaper. Corners slightly bumped, leather spine a bit chaffed at edges and with a small chip at the base; a sound, clean copy, very good.
¶ Histories and descriptions of serpent worship in Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas, plus heathen fables associated with serpent worship, serpent temples, and the decline of serpent worship.