The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion (Third Edition, Vol. 7 of 12)
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The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion (Third Edition, Vol. 7 of 12)

By James George Frazer
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  • Contents
  • Preface.
  • Chapter I. Dionysus.
  • Chapter II. Demeter And Persephone.
  • Chapter III. Magical Significance of Games in Primitive Agriculture.
  • Chapter IV. Woman's Part in Primitive Agriculture.
  • Chapter V. The Corn-Mother and the Corn-Maiden in Northern Europe.
  • Chapter VI. The Corn-Mother in Many Lands.
    • § 1. The Corn-mother in America.
    • § 2. The Mother-cotton in the Punjaub.
    • § 3. The Barley Bride among the Berbers.
    • § 4. The Rice-mother in the East Indies.
    • § 5. The Spirit of the Corn embodied in Human Beings.
    • § 6. The Double Personification of the Corn as Mother and Daughter.
  • Chapter VII. Lityerses.
    • § 1. Songs of the Corn Reapers.
    • § 2. Killing the Corn-spirit.
    • § 3. Human Sacrifices for the Crops.
    • § 4. The Corn-spirit slain in his Human Representatives.
  • Chapter VIII. The Corn-Spirit as an Animal.
    • § 1. Animal Embodiments of the Corn-spirit.
    • § 2. The Corn-spirit as a Wolf or a Dog.
    • § 3. The Corn-spirit as a Cock.
    • § 4. The Corn-spirit as a Hare.
    • § 5. The Corn-spirit as a Cat.
    • § 6. The Corn-spirit as a Goat.
    • § 7. The Corn-spirit as a Bull, Cow, or Ox.
    • § 8. The Corn-spirit as a Horse or Mare.
    • § 9. The Corn-spirit as a Bird.
    • § 10. The Corn-spirit as a Fox.
    • § 11. The Corn-spirit as a Pig (Boar or Sow).
    • § 12. On the Animal Embodiments of the Corn-spirit.
  • Note. The Pleiades in Primitive Calendars.
  • Footnotes
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