This is the capstone of a monumental work of scholarship spanning some 2,000 pages and one which I have read through several times. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Chris
(Note: I read the 1959 first edition of this book.)
Joseph Campbell's "Primitive Mythology: The Masks of God" surveys the myths of early human societies. Read more
I re-read this last night, my highlighted passages, the first volume in Campbell's 4 vol magnum opus, THE MASKS OF GOD, and it curled my toes and made my hair stand on end again! Read morePublished 7 months ago by MJ Langstaff
THE MASKS OF GOD, Volume I.
Campbell is famous as The Myth Guy, a public intellectual, the height of whose fame was a televised series of conversations on the subject... Read more
if you ever wanted a book that would define the earliest myths of man and their connections, down through the ages,, to all the worlds great religions. This is it.Published 15 months ago by marsha copenhaver