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Historical Atlas Of World Mythology

By Campbell, Joseph




The Historical Atlas of World Mythology is a multi-volume series of books by Joseph Campbell that traces developments in humankind's mythological symbols and stories from pre-history forward. Campbell is perhaps best known as a comparativist who focused on universal themes and motifs in human culture. He first conceived of The Historical Atlas in the late 1970s as an extension of his works, The Mythic Image and The Masks of God.


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Historical Atlas of World Mythology (5 Volume Set)

Joseph Campbell

1988-09-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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THE HISTORICAL ATLAS OF WORLD MYTHOLOGY [COMPLETE IN 5 VOLUMES] THE WAY OF ANIMAL POWERS IN 2 PARTS - THE WAY OF THE SEEDED EARTH IN 3 PARTS-

CAMPBELL, JOSEPH

New York: Harper & Row, 1983. A complete set in five volumes, all in excellent as new condition. A bright and fine hardcover set in fine dust jackets. Tall slim folios bound in full black cloth. Profusely illustrated with color and black & white photos and illustrations. Part 1: Mythologies of the Primitive Hunters and Gatherers. Part 2: Mythologies of the Great Hunt. Part 3: The Sacrifice. Part 4: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Northern Americas. Part 5: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Middle and Southern Americas. The first and last volumes are fine in fine dust jackets with protective mylar wraps. The second, third and fourth volumes are NEW and still in the publisher's shrinkwrap, never opened. As nice a set as one could hope to find. Joseph Campbell's magnum opus, the culmination of Campbell's life's work and an uparalleled literary and artistic achievement. [Please note: This is a very large and heavy set. Standard shipping in the US at no additional cost. No Priority or international shipping on this item]. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology (5 Volume Set)

Joseph Campbell

EB: Harpercollins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. Hardcover. 4to. Harper & Row. 1988. Maps. Illustrated with Color / Black and White Plates. First Edition/First Printing. DJ has light shelf-wear present. Bound in cloth boards. Boards have light shelf-wear present to the extremities. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. Second book (vol I, part 2) has a binding error near the end of the text. The intent was to trace the development of myth throughout history and throughout the world. The first volume (The Way of the Animal Powers) covers the most ancient themes of the Paleolithic Great Hunt and its survival into modern (mostly native) cultures which still live by their agreement with the animals they hunt. Volume 2 (The Way of the Seeded Earth) was to deal with planting cultures and the myths of agriculture an the plant world. Of the three main centers of agricultural development (the New World, the Far East, and the Middle and Near East) , Campbell completed work only on the first and most recent. Volume 3 was to cover the myth systems based on astronomical and astrological insight. Volume 4 would have dealt with systems recognizing the microcosm of the human soul as a reflection of the macrocosm of the Universe. A summary of his thoughts on these topics can be found in his classic "Masks of God" series. EB; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

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THE HISTORICAL ATLAS OF WORLD MYTHOLOGY [COMPLETE IN 5 VOLUMES] THE WAY OF ANIMAL POWERS IN 2 PARTS - THE WAY OF THE SEEDED EARTH IN 3 PARTS-

CAMPBELL, JOSEPH

New York: Harper & Row, 1983. A complete set in five volumes, all in excellent as new condition. Joseph Campbell's magnum opus, the culmination of Campbell's life's work and an uparalleled literary and artistic achievement. Volume I: The Way of the Animal Powers is a large folio size volume in beige linen cloth boards with a bright price-intact dust jacket showing the price effective through December 31, 1983. Errata slip laid in at page 43. The remaining 4 volumes are large folio size pictorial softcovers. All are first printings. [Please note: This is a very large and heavy set. No Priority or international shipping on this item]. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/Fine.

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology (five volumes set).

CAMPBELL, Joseph.

NY:: Harper & Row,. Near Fine. 1989. Paperback. B000M4OUBO . Complete in five volumes. Vol. I: The Way of Animal Powers, Part 1: Mythologies of the Primitive Hunters and Gatherers. Vol. I, Part 2: Mythologies of the Great Hunt. Vol. II: The Way of the Seeded Earth, Part 1: The Sacrifice. Vol. II, Part 2: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The North Americas. Vol. II, Part 3: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Middle and Southern Americas. Color and black and white illustrations throughout each volume. Paperback book club editions. Each volume is near fine in oversize pictorial wraps. .

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology (Complete in 2 Volumes and 5 Parts) plus 3 More Books by Joseph Campbell

Joseph Campbell

New York : Harper & Row, Publishers, 1988 Includes 5 folio paperbacks entitled Historical Atlas of World Mythology (1988). Volume 1: The Way of the Animal Powers in 2 parts - Part 1: Mythologies of the Primitive Hunters and Gatherers; and Part 2: Mythologies of the Great Hunt. Volume 2: The Way of the Seeded Earth in 3 parts - Part 1: The Sacrifice; Part 2: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: the Northern Americans; and Part 3: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Middle and Southern Americas. All in Fine (-) condition with slight wear. Also includes The Inner Reaches of Outer Space (1988, 8vo); The Hero with a Thousand Faces (1973, 8vo); The Power of Myth (1988, 4to). All in Very Good (+) condition. Heavy.

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology (Five Volume Set)

Campbell, Joseph

New York: Harper & Row, 1988. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Includes 5 Volumes: Volume 1 - The Way of the Animal Powers, Part 1 - Mythologies of the Primitive Hunters and Gatherers (ISBN 9780060963484); Part 2 - Mythologies of the Great Hunt (ISBN 9780060963491); Volume II : The Way of the Seeded Earth, Part 1 - The Sacrifice (ISBN 9780060963507); Part 2 - Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Northern Americas (ISBN 9780060963514); Part 3 - Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Middle and Southern Americas (ISBN 9780060963521). All volumes have light rubbing, edgewear, and corner bumping. Volume 1, Part 1 has creased front cover.

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HISTORICAL ATLAS OF WORLD MYTHOLOGY (TWO VOLUMES IN FIVE PARTS)

Campbell, Joseph

NY: Perennial Library, Harper and Row, 1989. first printing, paperback. paperback. Very Good Plus. Five book set, in wraps; folio. Volume 1 (The Way of the Animal Powers) consists of two parts, Volume 2 (The Way of the Seeded Earth) consists of three. Solid used copies, profusely illustrated; clean and tight, shelfwear (mild rubbing and edgewear).

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology (Two Volumes in Five Parts)

Campbell, Joseph

New York: Harper & Row Publishers, 1988. Paperback. Folio. Stiff card covers. Black and white and colour maps, photographs and illustrations. All volumes appear unread; very good+ to near fine. Volume 1- Part 1: Mythologies of the Primitive Hunters and Gatherers, Part 2: Mythologies of the Great Hunt. Volume 2- Part 1: The Sacrifice, Part 2: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Northern Americas. Part 3: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Middle and Southern Americas

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Historical Atlas Of World Mythology: Volume I: The Way Of The Animal Powers: Part 1: Mythologies Of The Primitive Hunters And Gatherers

Campbell, Joseph

NY: Harper & Row, 1988. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. #ERROR!

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology: Volume I: The Way of the Animal Powers: Part 1: Mythologies of the Primitive Hunters and Gatherers

CAMPBELL, Joseph

NY:: Harper & Row,. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. 0060551488 . Color and black and white illustrations throughout. Book club edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket. .

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology - Vol II: The Way of the Seeded Earth; Part 1: The Sacrifice

Campbell, Joseph

New York: Perennial Library, 1988. 1st printing.. Oversize Trade Paperback in color illus wraps.. Near Fine unmarked.. Invaluable contribution to contemporary knowledge. Nice bright clean crisp copy of 1st printing. 10-1/2 x 14, 126 pp, indexes, notes, b/w & color illus & maps throughout.

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The Way of the Animal Powers (The Historical Atlas of World Mythology, Vol. 1)

Campbell, Joseph,

U.S.A.: Alfred Van Der Marck Editions, 1983. Jacket has light wear, but plastic covering over jacket is aged and scuffed. Boards have light wear. Usual library/discard markings. Pages are clean, text has no markings, binding is sound. This book will require significant extra charges for Priority or International shipping. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Ex-Library.

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HISTORICAL ATLAS OF WORLD MYTHOLOGY; VOLUME II; WAY OF THE SEEDED EARTH.PART 1 SACRIFICE ONE TWO I 2

Campbell, Joseph

NY: Harper & Row PERENNIAL LIB. Very Good. 1988. paperback. 11x14"oversized. VERY GOOD Condition PAPERBACK; 126pg pages; Indexed. Has the numerous illustrations..PRIMITIVE PEOPLES WORLDWIDE...BLACK COVER SHOWS gilt painting , jesus crucified dr .

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology - Vol II: The Way of the Seeded Earth - Part 3: Mythologies of the Primitive Planters: The Middle and Southern Americas

Campbell, Joseph

Grand Rapids: Perrenial Library, 1989. A near fine copy that still looks near to new. no markings. Extremely light hard to notice wear. A fascianting full-color and famous work.. 1st Printing of the Paperback Indicated. Paperback. Near Fine. Atlas Folio.

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Historical Atlas of World Mythology - Vol. 2. The Way of the Seeded Earth - Part 1: The Sacrifice

Campbell, Joseph

New York: Harper & Row Publishers - Perennial Library, 1988 First printing. Paperback. 126 pages. Folio 14" x 10 3/4". Many photos, charts and maps. Clean Very good or better condition..

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Price: $10.00