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Masks Of God

Masks Of God

by Joseph Campbell

Studies the development of man's philosophical views of supreme beings in primitive, Eastern, and Western culture.
The Power Of Myth

The Power Of Myth

by Joseph Campbell

The noted mythologist discusses the relationship of ancient myths to modern life, including discussions of recent heros, tales of love and marriage, the power of myth, and mythic themes.
The Sacred and The Profane

The Sacred and The Profane

by Mircea Eliade

A highly original and scholarly work on spirituality by noted historian Mircea Eliade   In The Sacred and the Profane, Mircea Eliade observes that while contemporary people believe their world is entirely profane, or secular, they still at times find themselves connected unconsciously to the memory of something sacred. It's this premise that both drives Eliade's exhaustive exploration of the sacred—as it has manifested in space, time, nature and the cosmos, and life itself—and buttresses... Read more
The Inner Reaches Of Outer Space

The Inner Reaches Of Outer Space

by Joseph Campbell

A major new statement by Joseph Campbell, recipient of the 1985 Medal of Honor for Literature from the National Arts Club, in which he articulates for the first time the fundamental precis of his pioneering work in mythology and comparative religion. Drawing on his many years of cross-cultural scholarship...
Myths To Live By

Myths To Live By

by Joseph Campbell

What is a properly functioning mythology and what are its functions? Can we use myths to help relieve our modern anxiety, or do they help foster it? In Myths to Live by, Joseph Campbell explores the enduring power of the universal myths that influence our lives daily and examines the myth-making process from the primitive past to the immediate present, retuning always to the source from which all mythology springs: the creative imagination. Campbell stresses that the borders dividing the Earth have been... Read more
The Hero Within

The Hero Within

by Carol S Pearson

Argues that cultural archetypes shape our lives and relationships, shows how to use these archetypes to control our lives, and provides practice exercises.
Anam Cara

Anam Cara

by John O'donohue

Discover the Celtic Circle of BelongingJohn O'Donohue, poet, philosopher, and scholar, guides you through the spiritual landscape of the Irish imagination. In Anam Cara, Gaelic for "soul friend," the ancient teachings, stories, and blessings of Celtic wisdom provide such profound insights on the universal themes of friendship, solitude, love, and death as:Light is generousThe human heart is never completely bornLove as ancient recognitionThe body is the angel of the soulSolitude is luminousBeauty likes... Read more
A Short History Of Myth

A Short History Of Myth

by Karen Armstrong

The history of myth is the history of humanity; our stories and beliefs, our curiosity and attempts to understand the world, link us to our ancestors and each other. Myths help us make sense of the universe. Armstrong takes us from the Palaeolithic period and the myths of the hunters right up to the 'Great Western Transformation' of the last 500 years and the discrediting of myth by science. Armstrong's typically insightful and eloquent book serves as a brilliant and thought-provoking introduction to... Read more
Unicorns I Have Known

Unicorns I Have Known

by Robert Vavra

Occidental Mythology

Occidental Mythology

by Joseph Campbell

Atlantis

Atlantis

by Ignatius Donnelly

Oriental Mythology

Oriental Mythology

by Joseph Campbell

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The Sacred Mushroom & the Cross

by John M Allegro

Where did God come from? What do the bible stories really tell us? Who or what was Jesus Christ? This book challenges everything we think we know about the nature of religion -- The ancient fertility cult at the heart of Christianity -- The living power of cultic rites and symbols -- The sacred mushroom as the emblem and embodiment of divinity -- The secret meaning of biblical myths -- The language of religion that links us to our ancestors. The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross sets out John Allegro's... Read more
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Historical Atlas Of World Mythology

by Joseph Campbell

The Historical Atlas of World Mythology is a multi-volume series of books by Joseph Campbell that traces developments in humankind's mythological symbols and stories from pre-history forward. Campbell is perhaps best known as a comparativist who focused on universal themes and motifs in human culture. He first conceived of The Historical Atlas in the late 1970s as an extension of his works, The Mythic Image and The Masks of God.
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Hamlet's Mill

by Giorgio De; Dechen, Hertha Von Santillana

Originally published: Boston : Gambit, 1969.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [455]-484) and index.
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Creative Mythology

by Joseph Campbell

Mythology Books & Ephemera

Flight Of the Wild Gander, The

Flight Of the Wild Gander, The

by Campbell, Joseph

In The Flight of the Wild Gander, mythologist Joseph Campbell collected a number of his most thought-provoking early essays and forwards into a single volume. Essays include "Bios and Mythos" (on the psycho-biological sources of mythic forms and symbols), "Mythogenesis" (on the rise and fall of a single Native American legend) and "The Symbol without Meaning" (about the secularization of myths in the modern age).
Peasant Customs and Savage Myths

Peasant Customs and Savage Myths

by Dorson, Richard M

The Mythic Image

The Mythic Image

by Campbell, Joseph

Pueblo Gods and Myths

Pueblo Gods and Myths

by Tyler, Hamilton A

The Power Of Myth

The Power Of Myth

by Campbell, Joseph; Moyers, Bill

The Norsemen

The Norsemen

by Guerber, H A