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A fire in the mind : the life of Joseph Campbell

Author: Stephen Larsen; Robin Larsen
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Joseph John Campbell (March 26, 1904? October 30, 1987) was an American mythologist, writer and lecturer, best known for his work in comparative mythology and comparative religion. His work is vast, covering many aspects of the human experience. His philosophy is often summarized by his phrase: "Follow your bliss."
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Larsen, Stephen.
Fire in the mind.
New York : Doubleday, 1991
(OCoLC)610134894
Named Person: Joseph Campbell; Joseph Campbell; Joseph (Ethnologe) Campbell
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Larsen; Robin Larsen
ISBN: 0385266359 9780385266352
OCLC Number: 23869176
Description: xx, 636 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part one (1904-31) --
Part two (1931-38) --
Part three (1938-55) --
Part four (1955-87).
Responsibility: Stephen and Robin Larsen.

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Joseph John Campbell (March 26, 1904? October 30, 1987) was an American mythologist, writer and lecturer, best known for his work in comparative mythology and comparative religion. His work is vast, covering many aspects of the human experience. His philosophy is often summarized by his phrase: "Follow your bliss."

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