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Author: MURPHY, JOHN.
Title: The Origins and History of Religions.
Description: Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1949. 1st ed. "Dr Murphy believes that the great founders of the study of Comparative Religion have emphasised theory at the expense of fact and therefore he has preferred to adopt a method of comparison which can be called neither that of Common Feature nor Historical, but Cultural, by which he arranges the material in a series of Five Religious Horizons - Primitive, Animistic, Agricultural, Civilised and Prophetic." Pp. 7/454, name to fep, old newpaper review attached to fep, uneven toning to endpapers. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w has sunning to spine and small chippings. G+/G+.
Keywords: Murphy Origins History Religions Primitive Animistic Agricultural Civilised Prophetic A17637 Comparative Religion
Price: GBP 9.00 = appr. US$ 12.85 Seller: Chilton Books
- Book number: 21597
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