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Wasson, R. Gordon (Robert Gordon) 1898-1986

Overview
Works: 124 works in 334 publications in 6 languages and 4,742 library holdings
Genres: History  Folklore  Biography  Cross-cultural studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Music 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Editor, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: BL1215.S6, 294.5212
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by R. Gordon Wasson
Soma: divine mushroom of immortality by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

31 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road to Eleusis : unveiling the secret of the mysteries by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

18 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persephone's quest : entheogens and the origins of religion by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

27 editions published between 1900 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses the role played by psychoactive mushrooms in the religious rituals of ancient Greece, Eurasia, and Mesoamerica
The wondrous mushroom : mycolatry in Mesoamerica by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

23 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hall carbine affair; a study in contemporary folklore by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

5 editions published between 1941 and 1971 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attempt to refute an accusation brought against J.P. Morgan in regard to a sale of condemned arms to the government
The Sacred mushroom seeker : essays for R. Gordon Wasson by Thomas J Riedlinger( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les champignons hallucinogènes du Mexique; études ethnologiques, taxinomiques, biologiques, physiologiques et chimiques by Roger Heim( Book )

16 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in French and English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mushrooms, Russia and history by Valentina Pavlovna Wasson( Book )

14 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hall carbine affair; an essay in historiography by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

María Sabina and her Mazatec mushroom velada by María Sabina( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soma and the fly-agaric; Mr. Wasson's rejoinder to Professor Brough by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward a Russian policy; a second look at some popular beliefs about Russia and the Soviet regime by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

6 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred mushroom seeker : tributes to R. Gordon Wasson by Terence K McKenna( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R. Gordon Wasson on Soma and Daniel H.H. Ingall's response by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La chair des dieux : L'usage rituel des psychedeliques by Peter T Furst( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in French and Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sept anthropologues confrontent leurs expériences sur le chamanisme dans les groupes humains où un hallucinogène est utilisé dans un cadre rituel. Sont traités: les utilisations rituelles du tabac au Vénézuéla, le yage en Amerique du Sud, le cactus san pedro au Perou, le peyotl au Mexique, le soma des Aryens, l'iboga en Afrique. (Toxibase)
El camino a Eleusis : una solución al enigma de los misterios by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

María Sabina and her Mazatec mushroom velada by María Sabina( Visual )

4 editions published in 1974 in Central American Indian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mushroom ceremony of the Mazatec Indians of Mexico( Recording )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hallucinogenic mushrooms of Mexico and psilocybin : a bibliography by R. Gordon Wasson( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That Gettysburg address : made by President Lincoln on the battlefield of Gettysburg on November 19, 1863 by Edmund Atwill Wasson( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Persephone's quest : entheogens and the origins of religion
Alternative Names
Gordon Wasson

R. Gordon Wasson Amerikaans antropoloog (1898-1986)

R. Gordon Wasson US-amerikanischer Bankier, Ethnomykologe und Autor

Robert Gordon Wasson

Wasson, Gordon 1898-1986

Wasson, R. Gordon

Wasson, R. Gordon 1898-1986

Wasson, Robert G. 1898-1986

Wasson, Robert Gordon.

Wasson, Robert Gordon 1898-

Wasson, Robert Gordon 1898-1986

Уоссон, Роберт Гордон

ロバート・ゴードン・ワッソン

ワッソン, R. G

羅伯特·高登·華生

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Persephone's quest : entheogens and the origins of religionThe wondrous mushroom : mycolatry in MesoamericaThe sacred mushroom seeker : tributes to R. Gordon WassonEl camino a Eleusis : una solución al enigma de los misterios