Descrizione dell’editore

The book is a wide-ranging, comparative study of mythology and religion. The work was aimed at a wide literate audience raised on tales as told in such publications as Thomas Bulfinch's The Age of Fable, or Stories of Gods and Heroes (1855). Frazer offered a modernist approach to discussing religion, treating it dispassionately as a cultural phenomenon rather than from a theological perspective. The influence of The Golden Bough on contemporary European literature and thought was substantial.

GENERE
Salute, mente e corpo
PUBBLICATO
1941
1 gennaio
LINGUA
EN
Inglese
PAGINE
1.655
EDITORE
Public Domain
DIMENSIONE
919,3
KB

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