Teutonic Mythology, Volume 1

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Dover Publications, Jun 23, 2004 - Fiction - 448 pages
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This series is an exhaustive compendium of German and Norse mythology and a milestone in the study of comparative mythology and religion. Indispensable for students and scholars of folklore, cultural history, and literature. Volume I of the four-volume set includes: God, Worship, Temples, Priests, Other Gods, Goddesses, Condition of Gods, Heroes, and Wise-women.

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User Review  - Loptsson - LibraryThing

The ultimate in research for Germanic religion. There are many places where it is somewhat difficult going but if one works there way through it is a gold mine of information. Nothing like it, in the amount of area and indepthness, exists anywhere today. Read full review

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User Review  - Loptsson - LibraryThing

The ultimate in research for Germanic religion. There are many places where it is somewhat difficult going but if one works there way through it is a gold mine of information. Nothing like it, in the amount of area and indepthness, exists anywhere today. Read full review

Contents

CHAPTEB PAGES I Introduction 112
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God 1328
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Worship 2965
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Copyright

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After studying at Marburg, Jacob became a clerk in the War Office at Kassel, and in 1808 librarian to Jerome Bonaparte, King of Westphalia. In 1841 he received Professorship at Berlin, and in 1854 began work on Deutsches Worterbuch with his brother.

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