The Mystery Religions and Christianity. Samuel ANGUS, Theodor H. Gaster.

The Mystery Religions and Christianity.

New Hyde Park, NY: University Books, 1966. Reprint. Hardcover. Large octavo. xxiv + 360pp. Brown and black cloth with gilt title, etc. to spine, bibliography and index. A reprint of this important study of the ancient Mystery Religions - from the Eleusinian Mysteries, the Magna Mater, cults of Cybele and Dionysus, through the emergent Mysteries of Egypt: Isis and Osiris, Trismegistus, etc. Upper board lightly bowed, light bumping and rubbing to edges and points, spine ends chafed, page edges darkened and foxed. Overall a solid, unmarked VG copy in near VG dust jacket (Dust jacket browned and discoloured at edges, folds and spine. A few marks and some rubbing to panels and edges, clipped). Item #62440


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