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Transformations of Myth through Time

Author: Joseph Campbell
Publisher: New York : Perennial Library, [1990] ©1990
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A collection of thirteen lectures, all given near the end of Joseph Campbell's life, that examine the great sweep of mythological development around the world and across the ages.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987.
Transformations of myth through time.
New York : Perennial Library, ©1990
(OCoLC)810230208
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Campbell
ISBN: 0060551895 9780060551896 0060964634 9780060964634 9500421291 9789500421294 0809591332 9780809591336
OCLC Number: 20167846
Description: 263 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. In the beginning : origins of man and myth --
2. Where people lived legends : American Indian myths --
3. And we washed our weapons in the sea : gods and goddesses of the neolithic period --
4. Pharaoh's rule : Egypt, the exodus, and the myth of Osiris --
5. The sacred source : the perennial philosophy of the East --
6. The way to enlightenment : Buddhism --
7. From id to ego in the Orient : Kundalini yoga, part I --
8. From psychology to spirituality : Kundalini yoga, part II --
9. The descent to heaven : the Tibetan book of the dead --
10. From darkness to light : the mystery religions of ancient Greece --
11. Where there was no path : Arthurian legends and the Western way --
12. A noble heart : the courtly love of Tristan and Isolde --
13. In search of the Holy Grail : the Parzival legend.
Responsibility: Joseph Campbell.
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