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Mythology : the voyage of the hero

Author: David Adams Leeming
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Third revised edition, previously published in 1973 by Harper Collins, of a collection of texts stressing the universal themes of mythology. They range from the Bible to English literature, to C Jung  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Leeming, David Adams, 1937-
Mythology.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
(DLC) 97040573
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Adams Leeming
ISBN: 9780198028109 0198028105 9780195119572 0195119576 9786610529988 6610529981
OCLC Number: 252599545
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 272 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction: The Meaning Of Myth --
The Miraculous Conception And Birth And The Hiding Of The Child --
Childhood, Initiation, And Divine Signs --
Preparation, Meditation, Withdrawal, And Refusal --
Trial And Quest --
Death And The Scapegoat --
The Descent To The Underworld --
Resurrection And Rebirth --
Ascension, Apotheosis, And Atonement.
Responsibility: David Adams Leeming.

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"A wonderfully well arranged collection...that offer[s] up the whole subject....It should be useful, not only for classroom study, but also for anyone wishing to advance his knowledge of this vast Read more...

 
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