Spirits of the corn and the wild (2 v.)

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Macmillan, 1935 - Mythology
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Contents

Ancient Deities of Vegeta
1
Killing the Sacred Ram pp 172174 Ancient Egyptian sacrifice of
2
the Chinese custom to the agricultural rites at Eleusis and elsewhere 15
16
Attis Adonis and the Pig pp 2224 Attis and the pig 22 Adonis
23
Virbius and the Horse pp 4047 Tradition that Virbius in the character
47
The Sacrament of Firstfruits pp 4886 New corn eaten sacramentally
65
new fruits 83 care taken to prevent the contact of sacred and protane
86
Eating the God among the Aztecs pp 8694 Dough image of the
94
Killing the Divine
169
The Propitiation
204
The Propitiation
274
The Transmigration
285
Types of Animal
310
Processions with Sacred Animals pp 316325 Form of communion with
318
The Sites of Plough Monday pp 325335 Processions of men disguised
325
NOTE The Ceremony of the Horse at Rice
337

The Sacrifice of First
109
Homoeopathic Magic
138
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