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The masks of God.

Author: Joseph Campbell; Bollingen Foundation Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York, Viking Press, 1959-[68]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written between 1962 and 1968, Campbell's four-volume work The Masks of God covers mythology from around the world, from ancient to modern. Where The Hero with a Thousand Faces focused on the commonality of mythology (the "elementary ideas"), the Masks of God books focus upon historical and cultural variations the monomyth takes on (the "folk ideas"). In other words, where The Hero with a Thousand Faces draws  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Mythology
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987.
Masks of God.
New York : Viking Press, 1959-[68]
(OCoLC)574255015
Online version:
Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987.
Masks of God.
New York : Viking Press, 1959-[68]
(OCoLC)592280211
Online version:
Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987.
Masks of God.
New York : Viking Press, 1959-[68]
(OCoLC)606199868
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Campbell; Bollingen Foundation Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 0670460125 9780670460120 0670002984 9780670002986 0670460451 9780670460458 0670002992 9780670002993 0670460788 9780670460786 067000300X 9780670003006 0670461113 9780670461110 0670003018 9780670003013
OCLC Number: 1133693
Description: 4 v. illus. 22 cm.
Contents: [1] Primitive mythology. --
[2] Oriental mythology. --
[3] Occidental mythology. --
[4] Creative mythology.

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Written between 1962 and 1968, Campbell's four-volume work The Masks of God covers mythology from around the world, from ancient to modern. Where The Hero with a Thousand Faces focused on the commonality of mythology (the "elementary ideas"), the Masks of God books focus upon historical and cultural variations the monomyth takes on (the "folk ideas"). In other words, where The Hero with a Thousand Faces draws perhaps more from psychology, the Masks of God books draw more from anthropology and history. The four volumes of Masks of God are as follows: Primitive Mythology, Oriental Mythology, Occidental Mythology, and Creative Mythology.

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