ANIMISM, MAGIC AND THE DIVINE KING.
Price: $30.00 USD
Place Published: London
Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd.
Date Published: 1930
Edition: First Edition, First Impression
Condition: Near Fine
Book Id: 310934
First Edition. Octavo, original brown cloth titled in gilt on spine panel. 390 pp, Index at rear. A bright, near fine copy.
¶ An exploration of myth and magic in ancient cultures and how they tapped into the most elemental of human experiences-sex, death, tribalism, and war-to lay the foundations of modern religion, contemporary politics, and even the tradition of scientific inquiry.