Greek Hero Cults and Ideas of Immortality

Greek Hero Cults and Ideas of Immortality


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This book is a facsimile reprint and may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. (LARGE PRINT EDITION) 1921. The Gifford Lectures Delivered in the University of St. Andrews. Contents: General Survey of the Prehistoric Period; Heroes and Heroines of Divine or Daimoniac Origin; Sacral Heroes and Heroines; Functional Heroes and Sonder-Gotter; Origin and Diffusion of the Cult of Herakles; The Functions of Herakles; The Ritual of Herakles; The Dioskouroi; The Leukippides; The Cult of Asklepios; The Cults of Epic Heroes; The Cults of Ancestors; Cults of Real Persons in the Historic Period; and Individual Belief in Immortality: the Mysteries and Orphism; and References for Hero-Cults. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.

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  • Hardback | 450 pages
  • 216 x 280 x 25mm | 1,320g
  • Kessinger Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • large type edition
  • 1169840396
  • 9781169840393

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