The Frazer Lectures. 1922-1932 By Divers Hands. James Frazer, Warren DAWSON, Bronislaw Malinowski, Sir Arthur Evans.

The Frazer Lectures. 1922-1932 By Divers Hands.

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Large 8vo. xvi + 304 pp. Maroon cloth with gilt titling to spine, index, frontis, b&w illustrations. A collection of essays on anthropology, folk-lore and comparative religion, each of which was first presented as an annual address in honour of Sir James Frazer, during the years 1922 - 1932. Introduction, by W. R. Dawson, The Evolution of Kinship: an African Study, by E. S. Hartland; Immigrants and their Influence in the Lake Region of Central Africa, by J. Roscoe; The age of the Gods, by W. J. Perry; Myth in Primitive Psychology, by B. Malinowski; La Mise a` Mort du Dieu en E´gypte, par A. Moret; The Diffusion of Culture, by R. R. Marett; The Study of Popular Sayings, by E. A. Westermarck; The Religion of a Primitive People, by A. C. Haddon; Les Oce´aniens, par P. Rivet; The Earlier Religion of Greece in the light of Cretan Discoveries, by Sir A. Evans; and The Aryan Theory as it Stands To-Day, by Sir A. Keith. Cloth a little darkened, spine ends and corners bumped and lightly chafed, edges lightly rubbed. Owner's name & date in pen on front end paper, pages lightly browned. Otherwise, a tight and bright better than VG copy. No dust jacket. Item #38092

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