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Theology and mythology a short summary of Joseph Campbell (1904-1987), The masks of God 1, 2, 3, 4 by Malcolm Spicer

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Published by Peeters in Leuven .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Campbell, Joseph, 1904-,
  • Mythology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [173-176].

StatementMalcolm Spicer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL311 .S66 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination172, [4] p. ;
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1038835M
ISBN 109068312413
LC Control Number93235233
OCLC/WorldCa24449506

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