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Golden bough vintage books 371 cotton ave macon, ga book. The twovolume edition that was familiar to hardy and yeats remains a sketch. A study in magic and religion is a wideranging, comparative study of mythology and religion, written by the scottish anthropologist sir james george frazer. This volume is the authors own abridgement of his great work, and was first published in 1922. The effect on literature alone is reason enough to read this book. Online shopping from a great selection at golden bough bookstore, macon, ga store. A study of magic and religion by james george frazer.
The foreword compares frazer and golden bough in its impact to such revolutionary thinkers of the 19th century as darwin, marx, and freud. Dec 20, 20 listen to golden bough audiobook by james george frazer. If you are a bookstore interested in participating, please fill out the form here. A study in magic and religion is a wideranging, comparative study of mythology and religion, written by scottish anthropologist sir james george frazer 18541941. Remarkable for its vast assembly of facts and its charm of presentation, it offers the thesis that man progresses from magic through religious belief to scientific thought. The first edition came out in 2 volumes in 1890, and the second came out in 3 volumes in 1900. Jan 27, 20 information about this edition sister projects. At golden bough bookstore, you can count on quick and easy street parking close by. The new golden bough abridged sir james frazer by sir james frazer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Learn about james george frazers influences that helped shape the golden bough, and other important details about james george frazer. We would like to show you a description here but the site wont allow us. The golden bough and millions of other books are available for amazon kindle.
Wikipedia article, commons category, wikidata item a broad comparative cultural study of mythology and religion by scottish anthropologist sir james george frazer 18541941. This seminal work of anthropology and comparative religion first published in 1890 was in fact a great influence on freud and jung as well as t. Please refer to the return policy and refund policy or contact golden bough bookstore, macon, ga to get information about any additional policies that may apply. To initiate a return, visit amazons online return center to request a return authorization from the seller. The work was aimed at a wide literate audience raised on tales as told in such publications as thomas bulfinchs the age of fable, or stories of gods and heroes. It offered a modernist approach, discussing religion dispassionately as a cultural phenomenon, rather than from a theological perspective. The golden bough wikisource, the free online library. A study in magic and religion is a wideranging comparative study of mythology and religion, written by scottish anthropologist sir james george frazer 18541941. The golden bough appeared in twelve volumes between 1890 and 1915.
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A study in magic and religion by james george frazer. The golden bough by sir james george frazer, paperback. Most readers are familiar with the one volume version of the golden bough as an abridgement of the third edition, made by frazer in 1922. His most famous work, the golden bough 1890, documents and details similar magical and religious beliefs across the globe. The golden bough was originally published in two volumes in 1890, but frazer became so enamored of his topic that over the next few decades he expanded the work sixfold, then in 1922 cut it all down to a single thick edition suitable for mass distribution. The golden bough paperback abridged, december 6, 2002.