By James George Frazer
London   J. M. W. Turner
9" by 6" xiv, 756, 4pp
An early edition of this study into magic and religion by the Scottish occultist.
By James George Frazer

1924 The Golden Bough, A Study in Magic and Religion

London   J. M. W. Turner
9" by 6" xiv, 756, 4pp
An early edition of this study into magic and religion by the Scottish occultist.
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Early Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding

Early edition of The Golden Bough, A Study on Magic and Religion by James George Frazer in the original publisher's cloth binding. 

The abridged edition of this work. An interesting and extensive study into the convergence of magic and religion throughout European history. 

James George Frazer was a Scottish anthropologist and folklorist, considered to be influential to the early studies of mythology and comparative religion. 

Illustrated with a frontispiece illustrated by J. M. W. Turner. Collated, complete. 

With four pages of advertisements to the rear.

Prior owner's ink inscription to the first free endpaper.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, very smart. There is some minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Prior owner's ink inscription to the first free endpaper. Internally, firmly bound. The pages are bright and clean with the occasional spot and light age toning.

Very Good

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