Robert Brown - 2004 - 380 Seiten
The principal object of this work is to trace the history of religious thought, as illustrated by mythology, to its most archaic phases in Western Asia; for the purpose of ...
Walter Friedrich Otto - 1965 - 243 Seiten
"This study of Dionysus... is also a new theogony of Early Greece." —Publishers Weekly "An original analysis... of the spiritual significance of the Greek myth and cult of ...
Marcel Detienne - 1989 - 90 Seiten
Discusses the unique characteristics of the Greek god Dionysus, who is associated with strangers, epiphanies, the shedding of blood and the pouring of wine
Karl Kerényi - 1960 - 304 Seiten
Reconstructs the mythological histories of the divinities and the origin and destiny of mankind from ancient writings and artifacts.
Karl Kerényi - 1978 - 106 Seiten
The Awesome Goddess who affects the fates of both men & women, Athene unties the virginal father's daughter & the encouraging mother of the spirit. Karl Kerenyi's careful ...