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The new Golden bough

James George Frazer

The new Golden bough

a new abridgment of the classic work.

by James George Frazer

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Published by Criterion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology,
  • Religion,
  • Magic,
  • Superstition

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited, and with notes and foreword, by Theodor H. Gaster.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL310 .F72 1959
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 738 p.
    Number of Pages738
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6269505M
    LC Control Number59006125

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