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Themis, a study of the social origins of Greek religion

With an excursus on the ritual forms preserved in Greek tragedy by Gilbert Murray and a chapter on the origin of the Olympic games by F.M. Cornford

by Jane Ellen Harrison

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Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek Cultus,
  • Olympics

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL785 H45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination559p.
    Number of Pages559
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24772099M
    OCLC/WorldCa29096846

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