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The Masks of God: Primitive Mythology by  Joseph Campbell - First printing - 1959 - from Evening Star Books (SKU: 00008643)

The Masks of God: Primitive Mythology

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The Masks of God: Primitive Mythology

by Campbell, Joseph

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New York: The Viking Press, 1959. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. [4], v-viii, [2], 3-504 pp. Grey cloth with red decorations and lettering on the boards and spine; red topstain. Price of $6.00 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Includes several black and white illustrations, along with an index. A Near Fine book with a spot of toning to two leaves; dust jacket is Very Good with moderate chipping to the front fold and the top of the spine panel.

Synopsis

Studies the development of man's philosophical views of supreme beings in primitive, Eastern, and Western culture.

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Bookseller
Evening Star Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
00008643
Title
The Masks of God: Primitive Mythology
Author
Campbell, Joseph
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Viking Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1959

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