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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 S.G. Phillips in New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe golden bough
    Statementedited, and with notes and foreword by Theodor H. Gaster.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 738 p.
    Number of Pages738
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15002360M


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That abridgement has never been reconsidered for a modern audience. In it some of the more controversial passages were dropped, including Frazer's daring speculations on the Crucifixion of.