Religious Cults Associated With the Amazons. Amazons, Florence Mary BENNETT.

Religious Cults Associated With the Amazons.

New Rochelle, New York: Aristide D. Caratzas, Publisher, 1987. Reprint. Hardcover. Octavo. (viii )+ 80pp, Original maroon cloth with silver gilt titling to spine. An early, but well document study of the beliefs and customs associated with the Amazons and Goddess cults of the ancient world. It is divided into five chapters: The Amazons in Greek Legend; The Great Mother; Ephesian Artemis; Artemis Astrateia and Apollo Amazonius; Ares; followed by a Conclusion and bibliogaphy. The book was originally published by Colombia University Press in 1912. The author, Florence Mary Bennett (1883-1968), was professor of Greek and Latin as well as a writer. A tight, clean, about Fine copy (no dust jacket, believe none issued). Item #68728
ISBN: 0892412046


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