Custom and myth


Title

Custom and myth

Alternative Title

Custom and myth / by Andrew Lang

Date

Description

"First printed October 1884 ... reset for issue in 'Silver library' July 1893 ... reprinted February 1898."

Table Of Contents

Preface - Introduction - The method of folklore - The bull- roarer - The myth of Cronus - Cupid, Psyche, and the "Sun-frog" - A far- travelled tale - Apollo and the mouse - Star myths - Moly and mandragora - The "Kalavala" - The divining rod - Hottentot mythology - Fetichism and the infinite - The early history of the family - The art of savages

Source

Held by Monash University Library's Rare Books Collection. Find this item in the Library catalogue.

Type

Medium

Extent

312 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm

Rights

Out of copyright

Download File(s)

https://repository.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Fairy_Tales_Collection/rb_fairytales_023.pdf

Citation

Lang, Andrew, 1844 - 1912, “Custom and myth,” Monash Collections Online, accessed July 4, 2020, http://repository.monash.edu/items/show/93649

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